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Analytics and Big Data for Accountants

Understand Big Data and Analytics, including its history and current trends

Course – Textbook Data analytics Foundational

Microsoft Power BI: PowerBI Series

A nine-part self-study online series created to help you develop the skills necessary to use Microsoft Power BI tools.

Course – Online Data analytics Foundational

Microsoft Power BI - Go Beyond Pivot Tables with Power Pivot

Focuses on using the Power Pivot features to enhance data analysis.

Course – Online Data analytics Foundational

Microsoft Power BI - Analyze Your Data with Excel Pivot Tables

Demonstrates how to create pivot tables to make data analysis an easy task for all accountants.

Course – Online Data analytics Foundational

Microsoft Power BI - Introduction to MS Power BI Tools

Discusses the challenges of using Excel for data analysis while explaining the benefits of using the various Power BI tools to analyze data.

Course – Online Data analytics Foundational

Microsoft PowerBI - Prepare Your Data Efficiently for Excel Analysis

Focuses on getting data from different sources into Excel.

Course – Online Data analytics Foundational

Investment Data Gathering and Analysis

A three-part self-study course covering assessment of investment risk, information gathering and financial analysis for the client.

Course – Online Investment planning Intermediate

Making sense of micro-targeting

How can companies make the most of rapidly evolving marketing opportunities?

Article Data analytics Advanced

Digital Mindset Pack (2019-20)

Designed to build your competencies in emerging technologies, including the CGMA Competency Framework, Robotic Process Automation, Blockchain and Human Intelligence.

Course – Online Data analytics Foundational

How Data Science Can Transform Your Business

Why business and finance leaders should partner with data scientists to solve real-world business problems.

Audio Data analytics Foundational

Smoothing capital expenditure in Excel - FM

This spreadsheet technique accommodates cyclical, multiyear capital spending, allowing for an accurate year-to-year calculation of cash flows.

Article Data analytics Advanced

Perspectives on the finance function journey

Perspectives on the Finance Function Journey from the IFAC Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee provides insights on finance function transformation,...

Report Macroeconomic analysis Advanced