On Friday, March 31, 2017 Andrej Lapajne (CEO at Zebra BI and ICV member) will give a keynote presentation about best practices in designing reports, dashboards and presentations at XI. International ICV Congress in Warsaw, Poland.
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Customer Care and Online Marketing at Zebra BI
Optimization is his passion. Always on the lookout for how to make things better, whether it’s the conversion rate of a landing page or how to pack a backpack.
A strong supporter of all things open and free. Organizer and presenter on Mozilla Webmaker events, helping people create something amazing on the web. Also responsible for web analytics and conversion rate optimization at Mozilla Slovenija.
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The 42nd Controller Congress will be held on May 15/16, 2017 in Munich, Germany. Zebra BI will be there as an exhibitor. Come meet us at our stand!
Comparing AC values with PY, BU and FC is a core activity of financial professionals. In this webinar you'll learn all about the visualizations of variances
The Best controlling project of 2016 in Croatia was carried out by Biovega, it was presented in the 4th International Controlling Conference in Croatia.
The typical way to present budgets is with plain tables. A much better approach is to use some cleverly thought-out visualizations. In this webinar you'll learn exactly how to do it in Excel!
The 4th International Controlling Conference in Croatia will be held on 8th of November 2016 at Westin Hotel in Zagreb, Croatia. The main topic of this year's conference, which is entitled “The Future of Controlling Has Already Begun”, is inspired by economic development influenced by global changes, and controlling has a major role to play […]
In this webinar you'll learn: The best types of highlights for different KPIs, How to edit styles of your highlights, Many examples of best practice visualizations with highlights
Good data visualization removes all unnecessary items and emphasizes the important values. One of the best tools for this is a difference highlight.
Updating your monthly, weekly and daily reports in Excel can be a tedious task. Fortunately you can use some of the native Excel functions to automate it.
MS Excel offers PivotTables, slicers and other functions that let you automate your reports and dashboards in an extremely efficient way. Join our webinar to learn how!
PowerPoint slides are the standard for delivering a business presentation. Unfortunately the data you want to present is usually not in PowerPoint, but in Excel. Learn how to export your tables, charts or even whole reports from Excel to PowerPoint and make them update automatically.
IBCS Annual Conference 2016, the place where IBCS professionals share their experience, will be held on June 3rd at Mamaison Hotel Le Regina in Warsaw. The conference will enable employees from finance and IT departments that are in the process of implementing the IBCS Standards to meet their peers, thought leaders, consultants, and software developers. […]
The marcus evans Corporate Performance Management conference will be held on May 24th and 25th 2016 in Berlin, Germany. It will serve as an excellent opportunity to engage in discussions on topics such as how to redefine performance management in a global company, extract knowledge from data with the creative use of analytics, challenge your […]
Zebra BI for SharePoint enables you to publish interactive Zebra BI dashboards to Microsoft SharePoint Server so they become available via web browser.
The Income Statement (or Profit & Loss Statement) is one of the four major financial statements used by FP&A professionals, accountants and business owners. The biggest problem of most of them is that it takes a lot of time to extract the most important insights from them.
Waterfall charts are one of the most powerful tools of every business analyst. They are perfect for visualizing Profit & Loss analyses, cash-flow statements, pricing, expense structures, price/volume/mix analyses or similar data structures.
Most companies create plans and budgets to establish benchmarks for future performance in sales, production, operations, labor, etc. The starting point of these plans and budget are usually estimated cost and revenue figures. The goal is to meet these budgets, but as with all goals - they are not always met. Managers use variance analysis […]
The internet is full of bad examples of variance reports. Follow this guide to see how we turn one such example into a great and efficient variance report.
Whether it’s waterfall charts, variance charts, or lollipop charts, Zebra BI has everything you need to visualize your data for all to understand. Picture this: you’re about to present your company’s quarterly earnings to its top executives. You’ve spent countless hours gathering the needed information and placing it into a chart in Excel. You’ve even […]
Lollipop charts are a great data visualization technique. Data visualization professionals and business analysts like them for a good reason. They can be used in similar situations as bar charts and column charts, but they have the advantage of producing a cleaner-looking picture. The sticks of the lollipops are thinner than the bars/columns, which allows […]