Adoption, BI & Blondies

Winnow the wheat from the chaff, in Data we Trust…Power BI lessons of adoption #7

Being working on BI projects for two decades, I am convinced that TRUST is one of the essential pillars of a successful adoption. The moment you present a report to your audience, they will be mesmerized by the numbers and, be immediately prone to dig and crunch and seek and verify the results… They want… Continue reading Winnow the wheat from the chaff, in Data we Trust…Power BI lessons of adoption #7

Adoption, BI & Blondies

Starting a Power BI Clinic: Power BI lessons of Adoptions #6

One of the most successful initiatives I had in my different projects is the opening of a "Power BI Clinic". This is a straightforward concept with a real added value. To organize it, you need the following things: A comfortable meeting room with possibly a projectorOr a team meeting.One of your trainers or yourself as… Continue reading Starting a Power BI Clinic: Power BI lessons of Adoptions #6

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From Excel Hero to Power Bi Champion: Power BI Lessons of Adoption #5

of course none of my dears colleagues, customers nor users are similar in any way to these evil persons In this lesson, I will use a recurring presentation I have given at the Power Platform World Tour but also online for the great Power BI Manchester User Group and as a Microsoft Power BI Webinar so far. In the world of… Continue reading From Excel Hero to Power Bi Champion: Power BI Lessons of Adoption #5

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Let’s talk Data Culture: Power BI Lessons of Adoption #4

In most of the articles about the Power BI adoption, you may encounter the word "Data Culture." Let's dig into this concept.Is the Data culture the same as Data literacy? No. Of course, both relate and support each other.  Do we need Data culture for adoption? It is a chicken and egg situation, a robust data… Continue reading Let’s talk Data Culture: Power BI Lessons of Adoption #4

Adoption, BI & Blondies

Training Path & Autonomy: Power BI lessons of adoption #3

Training is an excellent opportunity to meet your people. To make acquaintance but also to deliver the right message to them.During the training, you learn more about their expectations and challenges, and you can give them not only the techniques HOW to use Power BI and HOW to use it correctly in the company but… Continue reading Training Path & Autonomy: Power BI lessons of adoption #3

BI & Blondies

Data Literacy: Power BI Lessons of Adoption #2

In the journey to Power BI success, we need to talk about Data Literacy. In my previous blog post, I was underlining the importance of training everyone on the consummation of reports. Besides this technical approach, we need to think bigger and considerate the "Data Literacy" level of the people in the company.  "Data literacy is… Continue reading Data Literacy: Power BI Lessons of Adoption #2

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Power BI Report Server, the ice-cream buffet that you may need

Today I will present again my session on PBIRS et the PowerPlatform Summit, in Amsterdam. This will be an enhanced version thanks to the presence of a Jason Tremper from the Microsoft product group itself -he has been working on the SSRS platform for quite a while! I like this session, and I love the… Continue reading Power BI Report Server, the ice-cream buffet that you may need