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Foundations of Business Intelligence
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Foundations of Business Intelligence

This course is part of Google Business Intelligence Professional Certificate

Taught in English

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24 hours (approximately)
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What you'll learn

  • Understand common careers and industries that use BI

  • Investigate the impact data can have on business decision-making

  • Explain the important role that BI professionals have in businesses

  • Develop a BI project plan 

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Advanced level
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Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

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There are 4 modules in this course

Begin learning about business intelligence and the roles of BI analysts and engineers within organizations. You’ll discover the tools and techniques BI professionals use to make business decisions and improve processes. In addition, you’ll explore the similarities and differences between BI and data analytics.

What's included

15 videos16 readings6 quizzes2 discussion prompts5 plugins

Explore the BI process, which involves engaging with stakeholders, using tools to make the most of available data, and applying the power of rapid monitoring to make smart business decisions. In addition, you’ll start building career resources by enhancing your online presence, developing strategies for networking and mentorship, and creating a portfolio that will impress future hiring managers.

What's included

13 videos6 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt1 plugin

Consider the importance of context from a BI perspective. You’ll explore data limitations, including how to address constant changes and access big-picture insights in a timely manner. You’ll also discover strategies that BI professionals use to anticipate and overcome these limitations. Finally, you’ll develop an understanding of how context influences metrics.

What's included

7 videos9 readings3 quizzes1 discussion prompt1 plugin

Finally, you’ll complete an end-of-course project. The project is an opportunity to apply the skills and knowledge you developed during this course in a workplace scenario. For this project, you’ll prepare project planning documents and solve a business problem using BI.

What's included

5 videos10 readings3 quizzes2 discussion prompts

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