Training Resources for Power BI
If you want to learn more about using Power BI there are many great sources online.
Learning the basics of visualisations and the beginning of DAX (Data Analysis Expressions - a library of functions and operators that can be combined to build formulas and expressions in Power BI) are covered in LinkedIn Learning courses, or Microsofts own online training videos
- Learning Microsoft Power BI Desktop on LinkedIn Learning is the course we recommend for anyone looking to start making and sharing visualisations
- Microsoft guided learning
Microsoft have some useful insights into the basic concepts of Power BI that acts as a good way to familiarise yourself with the Service. Microsoft's guide.
Before creating reports it's good to review some guidelines and best practices. Microsoft has some useful guides, and many more can be found online.
Power BI is being regularly updated and enhanced by Microsoft, a great way to stay in touch or learn how to do specific tasks in either Power BI Desktop or online in Office 365 is get involved in the online user communities
- Power BI User Group Scotland
- Microsoft User Group
- Microsoft's Blog is updated with each month's updates and new features
If you are looking for additional video resources then Guy in a Cube is great for some 'How-Tos' and topic overviews, Enterprise DNA videos are an excellent start to understanding data modelling in Power BI