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Embedded Power BI Toolbar

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Ever need more space of your embedded Power BI report? Then this trick is a great way to reduce the size of your toolbar. Follow along below and grab the pbix at the end to have a go yourself. Here is the Embedded Power BI report. Engage with the nifty toolbar to open and close […]

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Canva + Power BI

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Background Concepts for Power BI Recently I read an article on background concepts for Power BI by Chris Hamill. It touched on the importance of a report background and its role within data storytelling. It then gave a tutorial on how to create a PowerPoint background for Power BI. It really is a great article […]

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Liveability versus Density

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Liveability according to the Cambridge dictionary refers to “the degree to which a place is suitable or good for living in.” This seems straight forward but dig a little deeper and you will realise that this buzz word is harder to define than you think. What actually makes a city liveable seems to be under […]

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LinkedIn Analytics in Power BI

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Follow the below article to create your own LinkedIn Analytics report as below. 1. Extract LinkedIn data Click the  Me icon at the top of your LinkedIn homepage. Select Settings & Privacy from the dropdown. Click the Privacy tab at the top of the page. Under the How LinkedIn uses your data section, click Change next to Download your data. Note: You may be prompted to sign […]

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Local Government Total Revenue by Financial Year

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Local Government Total Revenue by Financial Year See how Power BI can make animated bar charts using data from the Victorian Auditors General Office.  https://youtu.be/oYlZEd0x2sE Things look quite different when you divide the revenue by population. Take a look below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KpZlURGEG2o Interact with the published dashboard yourself below. The visualisation I am using is referred […]

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Population Growth ABS ERP

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The ABS have released the Estimated Resident Population (ERP) for 2018. Where has the biggest growth been by local government area? Putting the data into Power BI can tell us the story! Comment below if you would like a copy of the pbix file. Check out our training page if you would like to learn […]