Soft Skills

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Browse the data within the cube using SQL Server Management Studio
  • Browse data using Visual Studio 2013
  • Connect to a tabular source, import tables and explore the data
  • Explore the options and settings available within the new SharePoint 2013 Central Administration
  • Create a new web application and business intelligence site while exploring the features of both
  • Create a SharePoint library to hold Excel workbooks and explore trusted file locations
  • Utilise the Power View add-in for Excel
  • Create an Excel workbook with a parameter and save it to a SharePoint document library
  • Add Web Apps to a webpage
  • Explore the Dashboard Designer interface and know how to create and configure a data source
  • Create and configure a standard Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and a scorecard
  • Create and configure a leaf KPI and a scorecard
  • Create two blank KPI’s and then roll them into an objective KPI
  • Create and configure an analytic chart and an analytic grid, add them to a dashboard, deploy them to SharePoint and explore the options available
  • Create and configure a filter and tie the filter into both the analytic chart and analytic grid created earlier
  • Create and configure a cascading filter and then tie it into a new analytic chart and grid
  • Create a Time Intelligence data connection, a Time Intelligence filter and create a report using both
  • Create four copies of the Objective Scorecard, configure settings in each of the four copies and deploy them to SharePoint in a dashboard
  • Create a new leaf KPI and use that KPI in two new scorecards, one with a filter configured and one without
  • Create an objective scorecard and matching strategy map, place them in a dashboard and then upload the dashboard to the Student BI Site
  • Use PowerPivot within Excel to import a table from SQL Server
  • View the relationships existing within the imported tables from SQL Server and then import an additional table and configure a relationship between it and the existing
  • Hide columns they don’t want reflected in the resulting PivotTable
  • Create a PivotTable within an existing worksheet
  • Navigate the Report Builder 3.0 interface
  • Create an embedded data source connecting into a database
  • Create an embedded data source connecting into an Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) database
  • Create a shared data source using the Report Manager
  • Create a shared dataset using the shared connection they created in the previous exercise
  • Create a new dashboard and explore three different ways to connect the Web Apps

Associate Microsoft Trainer

Associate with Nexgenn

As a Microsoft Certified Learning Partner we have a commitment to our customers to provide the highest level of training standards possible. To this end we continue to seek out talented individuals with a natural flair for communicating technical subject matter to a wide variety of audiences.

With customers both here in the UK and Europe, we deliver classess in native english covering a wide spectrum of products.

We are always looking to add to our existing portfolio of trainers. You must already have achieved your MCT qualification and have some commercial training delivery experience. Perhaps you may have already chosen a specialist subject to focus on such as Microsoft SharePoint Server, SQL Server, System Center, Exchange Server or generalise in Windows Server – We’d like to hear from you.

In the first instance please send us your CV to our Human Resources department. Please also include a link to your online transcript.

Need to know more about our associate program, give us a call on 0845 600 6061