Advanced Data Analytics with Excel
Dec
12
6:30 PM18:30

Advanced Data Analytics with Excel

Excel is a powerful tool for Data Analytics. If you already know some basics but want to take it to the next level, this is the workshop for you. You'll learn how to leverage advanced functions like Pivot Tables and learn how to create powerful dashboards that will make you more productive, help you better collect, structure, and analyze data, and impress your boss!

Takeaways:

  • Intermediate to advanced formulas and functions

  • Creating powerful dashboards, charts, and visualizations.

  • Pivot tables and other advanced functions

  • How to navigate, interpret, and derive insights from large data sets.

Instructor: Nick Khalaieff is an Analyst at Groupon. He has previously worked for leading retail and energy companies and created advanced financial and risk models. He received his MS in Finance from Depaul University

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How to Start a Data Initiative with Amtrust Financial's Former VP
Oct
26
4:00 PM16:00

How to Start a Data Initiative with Amtrust Financial's Former VP

Your company collects lots of data. But what do you do with it? What results should you expect? How do you approach an analytics initiative so you can drive the largest impact? This event is for anyone (especially non-data scientists) who want to understand what they can and cannot get from their data, how to approach a problem with data and drive better data driven decisions. get more from your data. 

Takeaways: 

  • How to approach starting data analytics at your company

  • Do you need to hire a Data Scientist?

  • What tools do you need?

  • How to set yourself up for success

Speaker: Conor Jensen is a former Analytics Lead at Zurich North America. He is currently a Customer Sucess Manager at Domino Data Labs where he is helping companies succeed in achieving their data science goals.

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Oct
20
9:30 AM09:30

Intro to Tableau Crash Course

Are you looking for a better way to communicate your insights beyond charts in Excel or Powerpoint? Want to Learn Tableau but haven't found the time? Join Promotable for an Data visualization with Tableau workshop where we will introduce the fundamentals of this critical business tool and why everyone from Marketing, Policy, Operations, Finance, and C-Suite executives should learn Data Visualization with Tableau. 

We’ll start by explaining the role of data visualization in a business setting, and dive into the process of analyzing data and creating the charts and dashboards to help you effectively communictate your insights. We will cover the basic principles of data visualization, look at how data viz can be used to convey a message, and walk through the process of creating complex, dynamic visualizations.

Key Points

  1. Understand Tableau jargon and vocab

  2. Learn both Tableau basics and best practices

  3. Use Tableau to connect to a dataset, analyze data, and derive insights

  4. Create make visually appealing and intuative charts and dashboards

  5. Learn how to effectively communicate your insights.

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Sep
22
3:00 PM15:00

Intro to Tableau Crash Course (Sold Out)

Are you looking for a better way to communicate your insights beyond charts in Excel or Powerpoint? Want to Learn Tableau but haven't found the time? Join Promotable for an Data visualization with Tableau workshop where we will introduce the fundamentals of this critical business tool and why everyone from Marketing, Policy, Operations, Finance, and C-Suite executives should learn Data Visualization with Tableau. 

We’ll start by explaining the role of data visualization in a business setting, and dive into the process of analyzing data and creating the charts and dashboards to help you effectively communictate your insights. We will cover the basic principles of data visualization, look at how data viz can be used to convey a message, and walk through the process of creating complex, dynamic visualizations.

Key Points

  1. Understand Tableau jargon and vocab

  2. Learn both Tableau basics and best practices

  3. Use Tableau to connect to a dataset, analyze data, and derive insights

  4. Create make visually appealing and intuative charts and dashboards

  5. Learn how to effectively communicate your insights.

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Jul
11
1:00 PM13:00

Demystifying Data with Grubhub's Senior Data Scientist

Data isn't just for engineers. Join Promotable for a crash course in Big Data and Data Science. Learn how everyone can make data-informed decisions that drive the bottom line.

Join us for a talk with Nick Backas a Senior Data Scientist at Grubhub. He will show step by step how everyone, not just Data Scientists, can approach real world problems with Data. In addition we will learn what Data Science is, and be introduced to some of the main tools, approaches, and frameworks in the data scientist's toolbox will be introduced through examples and case studies.

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Tell Better Stories with Data (Online Event)
May
30
6:30 PM18:30

Tell Better Stories with Data (Online Event)

Are you looking for a better way to easily communicate your insights but don't have any experience beyond charts in Excel or Powerpoint? Join Promotable for an intro to Data visualization webinar where we will introduce the fundamentals of this critical business tool and why everyone from Marketing, Policy, Operations, Finance, and C-Suite executives should learn Data Visualization is and how its valuable for their organization. 

You will be introduced to the visual techniques that are often employed when describing, analyzing, and communicating data in a business setting. We’ll start by explaining the role of data visualization in a business setting, and then dive into basic visual methodology. We will cover the basic principles of data visualization, look at how data viz can be used to convey a message, and walk through the process of creating complex, dynamic visualizations.

Takeaways

  • Describe the business value in visualizing data

  • Identify different types of data visualizations and how to use them effectively

  • Explain the key steps in preparing and building a data visualization

  • Practice using data visualization methodology with a real data set to uncover business insights

If you like this event and want to dive deeper into Data, check out our 8 week part time course which covers important skills like SQL, Tableau, Python, and Machine Learning. 

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Leveraging Data at Your Company with CNH's Chief Data Scientist
May
16
to May 17

Leveraging Data at Your Company with CNH's Chief Data Scientist

  • Make Office @ Magnificant Mile (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Becoming a Data Driven Organization isn't just about Collecting Data, Hiring a Data Scientist, and implimenting the latest analytical tool.

Join Promotable for a discussion with Sachin Ahuja, Chief Data Scientist at CNH Industrial to discuss driving data driven organizations and how to approach using data in your company to make better data driven decisions.

If you like this event and want to dive deeper into Data, check out our 8 week part time course which covers important skills like SQL, Tableau, Python, and Machine Learning. 

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Intro to SQL with JP Morgan Chase's Former Developer
May
1
6:30 PM18:30

Intro to SQL with JP Morgan Chase's Former Developer

Looking to go beyond Excel but don't know where to start? 


Join Promotable on May 1st in Chicago for an Intro to SQL, with William Smith, formerly a developer with JP Morgan Chase. He is currently Software Engineer at ATTRAQT a leader in the online merchanidising space.

We will discuss this powerful but simple programming language used to communicate with databases. Knowing even a little bit of SQL allows you to gather, analyze and process data from any database you have access to giving you the power to find the answer to any question, without having to rely on your engineering or data teams. 

This event is meant for beginners. You’ll learn basic SQL queries needed to collect data from a database, even if it lives in different places and analyze the data to find the answers you’re looking for.

Takeaways

  • Learn what SQL is and how it's used to interact with databases

  • The most effective process for structuring data questions and how to translate these to SQL queries

  • The most important tools and resources for running SQL queries

If you like this event and want to dive deeper into Data, check out our 8 week part time course which covers important skills like SQL, Tableau, Python, and Machine Learning. 

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