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So far Jennifer Ward has created 13 blog entries.

Add Workflow Stages to your Power BI Report

Add Workflow Stages to your Power BI ReportReporting on Projects by Stage can be a valuable way to track the progress of your portfolio: How many projects do we have in Ideation vs. Execution?  How many projects are approaching Completion?  Unfortunately, several steps are required to be able to [...]

Create a Calculated Field Based on a Pattern with the” Column from Example” Tool

Create a Calculated Field Based on a Pattern with the “Column from Example” Tool Sometimes you’re looking to create a calculated field in Power BI, but don’t know the proper syntax to use to accomplish it.  How do you change the order or characters? How do you insert [...]

Data Source Privacy Level Change May Resolve Power BI Scheduled Refresh Error

Data Source Privacy Level Change May Resolve Power BI Scheduled Refresh Error Until a few weeks ago, a successful Data Refresh in Power BI Desktop meant a scheduled refresh would work properly once my report was published.  It was, pleasantly, something I could take for granted.  Recently, however, [...]

Show Separate Values for Each Selection in a Power BI Slicer for a Multi-Select Field

Show Separate Values for Each Selection in a Power BI Slicer for a Multi-Select Field Hello, Power BI lovers! I wanted to share a recent discovery I made that helps bring Power BI slicers to a new level of elegance.  A frustration I had previously was that for [...]

Which is the Best Microsoft Productivity Tool for Me?

Which is the Best Microsoft Productivity Tool for Me? A Comparison of Microsoft Project, Planner and To-Do If you’re a fan of integration, there’s no better time than today– except tomorrow because they’re always improving! – to be working in the O365 space.  Connections between Project, Teams, and [...]