How to Create Multiple Select Parameters in Tableau

How to Create Multiple Select Parameters in Tableau What are Multiple Select Parameters in Tableau? As its name suggests, multiple select parameters allow you to select multiple parameters. It functions in the same manner as multiple select filters in Tableau.  … Read More

YTD Flags in Power Query

YTD Flags in Power Query What are YTD Flags in Power Query? Dates tables are an integral part of creating data models in Power BI. Dates tables allow you to normalize a variety of different date fields and perform calculations … Read More

Import v Direct Query: Here’s What You Need to Know

Import v Direct Query: Here’s What You Need to Know When connecting to data in Power BI, you need to choose whether you want to use Import or Direct Query mode for connecting to your data. Using the Import method, … Read More

Page Navigation in Power BI

Page Navigation in Power BI Enabling users to sensibly navigate your Power BI reports is crucial for providing users with a great user experience. Luckily, there are a variety of ways to do this in Power BI.  In this blog … Read More

How to Make the Most of Power BI Tooltips

How to Make the Most of Power BI Tooltips

This blog will briefly explain how to set up the simplest version of tooltips and go over a more advanced use case with step-by-step directions. … Read More

How to Create a Power BI App

How to Create a Power BI App We know that Microsoft Power BI is a robust tool. But did you know that you can create your own Power BI App for you and your audience to use? And I’m not … Read More

Optimizing Power BI Reports

Optimizing Power BI Reports Why is it Important to Optimize Power BI Reports? When developing reports in Power BI Desktop (or any software for that matter), good performance in terms of load time is important for gaining trust with stakeholders … Read More

Report Page Tooltips in Power BI

Report Page Tooltips in Power BI Fitting all the details you want displayed about a certain data point in your report can be a struggle. Often, it’s getting to that next level of your data’s granularity that is the tricky … Read More

Power BI Beginner Basics: How to Create Toggle Switches and When to Use Them

Power BI Beginner Basics: How to Create Toggle Switches and When to Use Them This blog series, Power BI Basics, is for those new to Power BI, who have a lot to learn, and a lot to digest. I hope … Read More

Creating a Measures Table in Power BI

Creating a Measures Table in Power BI Creating a measures table in your Power BI data model is one of the most common questions we get from folks wondering how they can better organize the measures they create.  When navigating … Read More