Are you interested in data analytics and business intelligence? Great! You have chosen not only a highly rewarding profession but also one of the most interesting ones of the future!
Data is the oil of our century, and getting the right insights at the right time will be the key competitive advantage for businesses.Companies need highly skilled people to help them analyze their data. Data aggregation and cleaning is the most challenging part of this process. 80% of data analysts and data scientists' time is spent on data preparation.
This can be a cumbersome process but is crucial to derive valuable insights - because: "Trash in: trash out!"
Hence we need to explore fast and efficient ways to prepare our data, which we want to visualize in powerful tools like Tableau or Power BI.And now for the most interesting question? How exactly can we achieve this? What are the best tools to help accomplish this AND do not require extreme programming skills? Meet Alteryx! One of the best ETL / data preparation tools on the market.
This incredible tool with an "Apple flair design" and drag and drop functionality will help us to prepare and combine even the worst kinds of data sources. In this course, we will start from scratch with a fully functional trial version of the software to follow along. The only thing you need to bring with you is your personal interest and willingness to learn in a data driven age.If that sounds like you then.. Let's dive into the course together!Are you ready?
Who is this course for?
You want to become a data analyst
Students who have taken Alteryx Masterclass - a crashcourse for beginners
You want to go into a data analyst or data scientist career
You want to learn how to effectively clean your data
You want to extend your knowlegde beyond Tableau and Power BI
You encountered various data issues (e.g. format,...) in the past and are looking for a solid solution
You want to take advantage of the data driven opportunity ahead
Your interest in data preparation and data analytics, visual analytics is key!
This MasterClass starts from scratch - we learn the basics and build a solid foundation during the case study
Alteryx Designer must be downloaded (fully functional trial version available for free)
The case study course Alteryx Masterclass - a crashcourse for beginners is optional but not required