How to select the data from your data source to build your dashboard
Create drop down menus using data validation
Learn how to use the query formula and execute advanced statements
Showcase this hands-on experience in an interview
By the end of this project, you will create a dashboard with a query formula using Google sheets. You will be able to summarize a large sheet of data and organize it in a visually appealing dashboard. Dashboards are an analytics tool used to visualize Big Data across all industries. These dashboards provide critical reporting and metrics information and are integral in Business Performance Management. Dashboards display real-time key metrics and performance indicators, guiding decisions and better navigating the surrounding landscape. Whether you need to create quarter reports or create reports which require a significant amount of upkeep and modification to meet differing and sometimes competing requirements this dashboard is for you. Throughout the project you will be able to acquire the basics of query formula to build your dashboard. You will be able to organize your data source using data validation and conditional formatting. Finally you will be able to form your dashboard with charts, spark lines and score cards. This dashboard will help you advance in your job and stand out in your company. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Select your data from the data source to set up the dashboard.
Create drop down menus using data validation.
Format your dashboard using conditional formatting.
Learn the basics of the query formula.
Execute advanced statements in the query formula.
Create charts and add a helper column.
Build your dashboard using scorecards and spark lines
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.
Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
More questions? Visit the Learner Help Center.