Creating Stunning Dashboards with Power BI Desktop

Creating Stunning Dashboards with Power BI Desktop
K2E Canada Inc. presents a broad curriculum of technology-focused on-demand webinars. Participants who take these webinars will have the opportunity to learn from an award-winning team of instructors with literally hundreds of years of experience in helping professionals identify, address, and solve issues through the practical application of technology. Webinars address a variety of topics, including Excel, QuickBooks, PDFs, accounting solutions, and Microsoft Office.

NOTE: Course login details are normally sent to registrants within one week from date of registration.


Microsoft has created an alternative environment for creating user-interactive dashboards without Excel. The FREE Power BI Desktop application allows business professionals to create stunning dashboards using quick and easy drag-and-drop processes, similar to Power View, but without the need to invest in Excel. If you have an older version of Office, are using a Mac, or have large data sets that require the additional memory space of a 64-bit application, Power BI Desktop is for you. It has more than twice the data visualizations in Power View and connects to more external data sources. Power BI Desktop opens a new era in data analysis and reporting. Don't miss this opportunity to see this amazing new reporting tool in action.


  • Connecting to external data sources with Query
  • Transforming data to support reporting and analysis
  • Dragging and dropping fields on the Power BI report canvas
  • Applying data visualizations to tabular data
  • Adding slicers to filter Power BI reports
  • Publishing reports to

Upon completing this session, you should be able to:

  • Describe the advantages of Power BI Desktop and list relevant limitations associated with using Power View to produce similar reports
  • Identify how to acquire Power Bi Desktop and a subscription
  • Explain how to work with data models in Power BI Desktop
  • List ways in which data can be displayed and presented on a Power BI report
  • Describe how Power BI reports present information better than tabular reports

Users of Microsoft Office that have a good working knowledge of Excel, charts, tables, and PivotTab
Program Level: Advanced 
Advance Preparation: None 

Accountants and finance professionals responsible for analyzing and presenting information from large amounts of data

CPD: 2 Hours

4/1/2022 - 3/31/2023 11:59 PM