Complete Introduction to Business Data Analysis

The Complete Introduction to Business Data Analysis teaches you how to apply different methods of data analysis to turn your data into new insight and intelligence.

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Complete Introduction to Business Data Analysis Training program overview

The ability to ask questions of your data is a powerful competitive advantage, resulting in new income streams, better decision making and improved productivity. A recent McKinsey Consulting report has identified that data analysis is one of the most important skills required in the American economy at the current time.

This course focuses on the following different methods of analysis. During the course you will understand why the form of analysis is important and also provide examples of using the analysis using Excel 2013.

The following methods of analysis are included:

  • Comparison Analysis
  • Trend Analysis
  • Ranking Analysis
  • Interactive Dashboards
  • Contribution Analysis
  • Variance Analysis
  • Pareto Analysis
  • Frequency Analysis
  • Correlations



The registration process

Once you have completed our simplified enrolment process, you’ll receive an email confirmation with your payment receipt in your registered email ID. You can then access the entire content of the online student portal immediately by logging in to your account on our site. Should you require any assistance please reach out to us via email ( or via our online chat system.

The course curriculum

The following is a list of broad topics covered

  • Introduction to Business Data Analysis
  • Importance of Data Analysis
  • Download the Sales Training Data Source
  • Download the Employee Master data file
  • Introduction to Preparing Data for Analysis
  • Preparing Data for Analysis
  • Dealing with Common Data Problems
  • Common-Data-Problems-Completed
  • Introduction to Key Metrics
  • Creating Key Metrics
  • Key Metrics with Filters
  • Key Metric Practical Activity
  • Practical Activity Key Metrics
  • Introduction to Comparison Analysis
  • Comparison Analysis
  • Comparison Practical Activity
  • Practical Activity Comparison
  • Introduction to Trend Analysis
  • Trend Analysis Part
  • Trend Practical Activity
  • Trend Analysis Practical Activity
  • Introduction to Ranking Analysis
  • Ranking Analysis Part
  • Ranking Practical Activity
  • Practical Activity Ranking Analysis
  • Introduction to Interactive Dashboards
  • Interactive Dashboards
  • Intro to Variance Analysis
  • Sales-Data-Budget
  • Variance Analysis
  • Variance Practical Activity
  • Practical Activity Variance Analysis
  • Intro to Contribution Analysis
  • Contribution Analysis Part
  • Contribution Practical Activity
  • Contribution Analysis Practical Activity
  • Intro to Frequency Analysis
  • Frequency Analysis
  • Frequency Practical Activity
  • Practical Activity Frequency Analysis
  • Intro to Correlation Analysis
  • Correlation Analysis
  • Correlation Practical Activity
  • Practical Activty Correlation
  • Intro to Pareto Analysis
  • Pareto Analysis
  • Conclusion