Using what I have learned over my 20-year consulting career to help you find your work-life balance and still have an impact at work. Included is a downloadable simple methodology, in Power Bi, I used to help assess my work-life balance and determine where my time is was going.
Power BI has the Pulse Chart that allows you to show key events on a timeline and then animate them with a playback of the events to reveal patterns and insights. Let’s do a data visualization example go through a quick tutorial that show this in action.
The hardest aspect of Microsoft Ignite was keeping up with all the announcements, especially this year with what seems a focus on the overall state of the enterprise and self-service analytics. This post provides a round-up to the various announcements and sessions in the Data & AI Platform, Power BI, Azure Data Factory, Azure Purview, and associated technologies.
With the announcement of Azure Purview, it is a great time to review some of the key features and provide a learning path made up of free online resources to help you get up to speed. This article will take you through an overview of Azure Purview by setting the stage focusing on Data Governance and providing links to the next steps.
PowerBI has built-in date hierarchy features that seem to cause confusion in not only new users but experienced users. This article shows you how to avoid errors.
Will drop a quote I find each week into a quick post. One that I find inspired me and pushed me to take a positive action.
When you have a string of projects that fail to push your boundaries and fire up your passions. Here are 5 actions to reignite that spark and create new opportunities.
If you work with large text input files in your BI process, a good CSV/Text editor is a must have addition in your toolkit. CSVed comes to the rescue.
For GitHub projects, Markdown is an accessible format that is cross-platform and compatible with many web editors and CMS systems. This article shows how to add a Wiki to your GitHub project, write in markdown, and convert HTML documentation to the Markdown format.
I was looking for inspiration and some new ideas for dashboards. What better way than finding inspiring examples of BI solutions from others. The following are some of the go-to links that I am certain you can find useful.
I find the best way of keeping my multiple VMs separated in my mind is to customize the desktop with different system information wallpaper. The following resources have worked best for me in changing up my desktop display.