Creating data-driven insights with Power BI

Data-Driven Insights with Power BI - Take action with Powe BI

While Power BI reports can offer a wealth of information, users often struggle to navigate through complex visuals and filters to find the answers they need. Discover how understanding your audience, their needs, and their decision-making processes can transform your BI reports into actionable insights. Learn the crucial steps of research, design, and evaluation to ensure your Power BI reports are not just visually appealing but also serve as powerful tools for effective decision-making. Don’t let Power BI become a treasure hunt – empower your users with targeted insights that drive real change.

Power BI Dashboards Dark Mode Design

Power BI Dashboards Dark Mode Design

Designing Power BI reports can be challenging, especially if you want to break away from the traditional white background and standard color scheme. A guide to creating Power BI dashboards in dark mode, choosing the right colors and visualizations, and testing your design with the target audience.

Google Analytics Dashboard in Power BI

Google Analytics Data in Power BI - Analyze your websites data

All your data in one place! Use Power BI to analyze your Google Analytics data and have it available next to the rest of your data in a Power BI dashboard!

Burndown Chart in Power BI – Visualizing Project Progress

Power BI Burndown Chart Valerie Junk

A burndown chart is a data visualization that can benefit project managers, BI/IT teams, and stakeholders. It shows hours spent, planned, and remaining hours (the line in the visual), giving you immediate insight into whether the project is on track, delayed, or at risk of exceeding the budget.

Hitting the bullseye: Target visualization Strategy in Power BI

Hitting The Bullseye Target Visualization Strategies In Power BI

Setting targets helps us measure progress and stay motivated towards a goal, whether it’s personal or business-related. Positive results motivate us while falling behind highlights areas for improvement. Figuring out the best way to visualize a target, for example, in Power BI, can be challenging, as it heavily depends on which actions the audience you are designing for wants to take with the results.

Designing for different audiences Power BI

Designing for different audiences, Power BI

Designing a Power BI dashboard for different target audiences can be tricky. I show you, with my own Power BI Scuba Diving dashboard and infographic, how you can show the same data in different ways for different audiences.

Power BI Dashboard: from Vision to Design

Power BI Dashboard Design - From Vision to Design

Power BI KPI Dashboard Design – Sharing some steps you can take to design a dashboard that is visually appealing and is useful for the audience.
Creating a dashboard seems easy, especially because most BI tools promise an easy drag-and-drop experience. Unfortunately, this can lead to a disappointing experience when seeing the result. Just putting numbers and graphs on a canvas seems not to be good enough to use the results to create insights and take action.

Power BI Resume Design

Power BI Resume Dashboard Design Valerie Junk

Download examples of a Power BI and PowerPoint resume for free. You can use them any way you want!

In the past, I’ve created my resume in PowerPoint and saved it as a pdf.
Recently I saw a data challenge asking for a resume dashboard, which I saw as a chance to incorporate some #powerbi visualizations into my resume.
I’ve saved my PowerPoint design as SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) and imported it as background in Power BI. Then I added the text and visualizations in Power BI (you could also import the text via the SVG if you want to and use Power BI only for the visualization).