Business Analytics With Excel

Explore And Apply The Fundamentals Of Business Analytics With Excel.

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Business Analytics With Excel




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This introductory Business Analyst Certification course is designed for beginners, enhancing your skills in Business Analytics with Excel. Attendees are introduced to Power BI, which navigates you through the fundamentals of business analytics. The Business Analyst Certification Course helps you to improve your data-driven decision-making skills, learn business analytics essentials like data analysis and statistics.

Learn useful tools and approaches to help you get started with Business Analytics on your own. In this fast-paced Business Analyst Course Online, the methodology is empirical perspective. It saves your time by not diving into complicated mathematical or statistical modelling. Instead, the emphasis is on comprehending the implications of various tools, learning to evaluate and formulate problems, and then solving them using these tools.

Key Features of the course

Self-Paced Video

Get 12 Hours of Self-Paced video lessons

Globally Accredited Certification

Get course completion certificate, certified as a Business Analyst

Self-Paced Learning

Get lifetime access to self-paced learning

Extensive Exercises

Be growth ready with 8 practical exercises

Power BI

Learn Business Intelligence using Power BI, in this course


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Topics Covered

  • Introduction to Business Analytics
    • Introduction
    • Types of Analytics
    • Areas of Analytics
    • Knowledge Check
    • Key Takeaways
    • Conclusion
  • Conditional Formatting and Important Functions
    • Introduction
    • Custom Formatting Introduction
    • Custom Formatting Example
    • Conditional Formatting Introduction
    • Conditional Formatting Example1
    • Conditional Formatting Example2
    • Conditional Formatting Example3
    • Logical Functions
    • Lookup and Reference Functions
    • VLOOKUP Function
    • HLOOKUP Function
    • MATCH Function
    • INDEX and OFFSET Function
    • Statistical Function
    • SUMIFS Function
    • COUNTIFS Function
    • STDEV, MEDIAN and RANK Function
    • Exercise
    • Knowledge Check: Key Takeaways & Conclusion
  • Analyzing Data with Pivot Tables
    • Introduction and Scope
    • Pivot Table Introduction
    • Concept Video of Creating a Pivot Table
    • Grouping in Pivot Table Introduction
    • Grouping in Pivot Table Example 1
    • Grouping in Pivot Table Example 2
    • Custom Calculation
    • Calculated Field and Calculated Item
    • Calculated Field Example
    • Calculated Item Example
    • Slicer Intro
    • Creating a Slicer
    • Exercise
    • Knowledge Check: Key Takeaways & Conclusion
  • Dashboarding
    • Introduction
    • What is a Dashboard
    • Principles of Great Dashboard Design
    • How to Create Chart in Excel
    • Chart Formatting
    • Thermometer Chart
    • Pareto Chart
    • Form Controls in Excel
    • Interactive Dashboard with Form Controls
    • Chart with Checkbox
    • Interactive Chart
    • Exercise1
    • Exercise2
    • Knowledge Check: Key Takeaways & Conclusion
  • Business Analytics With Excel
    • Introduction
    • Video Histogram
    • Video Solver Addin
    • How to Create Chart in Excel
    • Video Goal Seek
    • Video Scenario Manager
    • Video Data Table
    • Video Descriptive Statistics
    • Exercise
    • Knowledge Check: Key Takeaways & Conclusion
  • Data Analysis Using Statistics
    • Moving Average
    • Hypothesis Testing
    • ANOVA
    • Covariance
    • Correlation
    • Regression
    • Normal Distribution
    • Exercise 1
    • Exercise 2
    • Exercise 3
    • Knowledge Check: Key Takeaways & Conclusion
  • Power BI
    • Introduction
    • Power Pivot
    • Power View
    • Power Query
    • Power Map
    • Knowledge Check: Key Takeaways & Conclusion


  • There are no prerequisites for attending this course other than having an analytical mindset.
  • However, a basic knowledge of working with Microsoft Excel would be beneficial.

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Certification Process

  • 01

    Enroll in Business Analytics Certification Course with Excel

  • 02

    Attend the Business Analytics with Excel training

  • 03

    Get certified as a Business Analyst in Excel

Industry Connect

Who should attend this course?

  • IT Developers And Testers

  • Data Analysts

  • Junior Data Scientists

  • Analytics Professionals

  • BI And Reporting Professionals

  • Project Managers

  • Students of Data

  • Data Professionals

What skills will you learn in the course?


Learn how managers utilise business analytics to design and solve business problems, as well as how to support them.


Learn to use Analytics in Customer Requirement Analysis, General Management, Marketing, Finance, Operations, and HR.


Familiarize yourself with the processes that are needed to Develop, Report, and Analyse business data.


Gain an understanding and application of Excel and Excel add-ins that solve business problems.

Pivot Tables

Learn how to create and group a Pivot Table, and create a slicer.

Power BI

Gain an understanding of Power BI basics, along with Power Pivot, Power View and Power Query.

Why should you attend this course?

This course is for future managers and aspiring managers, who learn core tools and techniques of analytic tools. Step into the concepts of Business Analytics and deliver value to your career. By the end of the course, you’ll be able to do all the analytical work by yourself.

Industry giants like Amazon, Google, Accenture, Deloitte, Myntra etc. hire folks of this profession quite often with handsome packages. Get competitive advantage and keep moving forward in your journey.

  • Validate your analytic skills
  • Land in high-ranked job roles in prestigious companies
  • Grab better opportunities and propel your career

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Yes, you can surely attend the course. The basic prerequisite of this course is to have familiarity with MS Excel along with an analytical mindset.

The difficulty of this course varies from student to student. However, it’s a beginner course and if you have a knack for data, statistics, and research, it's easy to comprehend.

Business Analytics is applied for data-driven business decisions in an enterprise. It aids with the future, new strategies, and avoiding pitfalls of an enterprise by its data.

After this introductory course, you can attend the Data Analyst Master’s Program or Post Graduate Program in Data Analytics to excel in your career.

The two industry projects are:

Project 1 - Ecommerce

Create a sales dashboard for an e-commerce company to aid in the analysis of sales by product category. To examine the number of shipment days, make a histogram.

Project 2 - Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare

Create a dashboard for a pharmaceutical company to assist them track product sales across different locations and brands.

The projects will be submitted by the course trainer through LMS

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