课程信息
4.7
137 个评分
32 个审阅
专项课程
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完成时间(小时)

完成时间大约为25 小时

建议:8 weeks of study, 8-10 hours/week...
可选语言

英语(English)

字幕:英语(English)...

您将获得的技能

Data AnalysisTableau SoftwareMySQLSQL
专项课程
100% 在线

100% 在线

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。
可灵活调整截止日期

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。
完成时间(小时)

完成时间大约为25 小时

建议:8 weeks of study, 8-10 hours/week...
可选语言

英语(English)

字幕:英语(English)...

教学大纲 - 您将从这门课程中学到什么

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完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 5 小时

Introduction

The goal for this week is to learn about the Capstone Project you are tasked with, acquire background about the business problem, and begin to outline the steps of your analysis....
Reading
5 个视频(共 28 分钟), 12 个阅读材料, 2 个测验
Video5 个视频
What Watershed Owners Care About6分钟
Elicitation Interview with Your Project Manager5分钟
Elicitation Interview with Watershed's Marketing Director4分钟
Elicitation Interview with Watershed's Financial Director4分钟
Reading12 个阅读材料
Course Overview10分钟
Special Thanks!10分钟
About the Course Team10分钟
FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)10分钟
Lesson Overview10分钟
Elicitation Refresher10分钟
Letter from Your Project Manager10分钟
What are Project Managers, Anyway?10分钟
Background about the Short-term Rental Industry10分钟
Lesson Overview10分钟
Outlining an SPAP10分钟
Requirements and Assumptions10分钟
Quiz1 个练习
Elicitation20分钟
2
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 2 小时

Data Extraction and Visualization

The goal of this week is for you to extract the relevant data from the MySQL database you are given access to, and to look at it briefly in Tableau to get sense of what data you have. ...
Reading
1 个视频(共 2 分钟), 2 个阅读材料, 3 个测验
Video1 个视频
Reading2 个阅读材料
How to Meet and Retrieve Your Data10分钟
Visualize Your Data to Make Sure You Know What They Are10分钟
Quiz2 个练习
Verify You Have Extracted the Correct Data10分钟
Make Sure You Understand What Your Data Mean10分钟
3
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 3 小时

Modeling

The goal of this week is for you to create a financial model using Excel to analyze the data you extracted from the database, and to start to predict short-term rents for some of Watershed's existing properties. ...
Reading
5 个视频(共 20 分钟), 15 个阅读材料, 5 个测验
Video5 个视频
Normalizing Rents to Improve Occupancy Forecasting4分钟
Using the Dollars to Percentile Conversion Guide Spreadsheet2分钟
Optimizing Rents to Maximize Revenues5分钟
Using the Solver Revenue Maximization Guide Spreadsheet2分钟
Reading15 个阅读材料
Week 3 Learning Goals10分钟
Single Workbook Containing Template Spreadsheets 1-310分钟
Single Workbook Containing Guide Spreadsheets10分钟
Best Practices for Setting up an Excel Spreadsheet10分钟
Using the First Best-Fit Line Template Spreadsheet10分钟
First Best Fit Line Template (Spreadsheet 1)10分钟
Using the Normalized Data and Model Template Spreadsheet10分钟
Normalized Data and Model Template (Spreadsheet 2)10分钟
Dollars to Percentile Conversion Guide Spreadsheet10分钟
Applying Normalization to the Comparable Properties10分钟
Lesson Overview10分钟
Solver Revenue Maximization Guide Spreadsheet10分钟
Optimizing Watershed Rents10分钟
Solver Rent Optimization Template (Spreadsheet 3)10分钟
Alternative to Solver Template (Spreadsheet 4)10分钟
Quiz5 个练习
First Best-Fit Line6分钟
Normalization6分钟
Applying Normalization to the Comparable Properties6分钟
Optimization Basics6分钟
Optimizing Watershed Rents12分钟
4
完成时间(小时)
完成时间为 2 小时

Cash Flow and Profits

The goal for this week is for you to use your projections about the Watershed properties to estimate cash flows and profits Watershed would experience if it converted properties to short-term rentals. ...
Reading
3 个视频(共 12 分钟), 10 个阅读材料, 4 个测验
Video3 个视频
Distinguishing Cash Flow from Profits and Losses4分钟
Using the Annual Cash Flows and Profits Spreadsheet3分钟
Reading10 个阅读材料
Week 4 Learning Goals10分钟
Single Workbook Containing Template Spreadsheets 5-610分钟
Using the Alternative to Solver Template Spreadsheet10分钟
Using the Forecasting Cash Flow and Profits Template Spreadsheet10分钟
Forecasting Cash Flow and Profits Template (Spreadsheet 5)10分钟
Annual Cash Flows and Profits Guide Spreadsheet10分钟
Using the Sorting by Profitability Template Spreadsheet10分钟
Sorting by Profitability Template (Spreadsheet 6)10分钟
The Value of Considering Cash Flow Risk and Total Cash Required10分钟
The Value of Financial Sensitivity Analysis in General10分钟
Quiz4 个练习
Alternative to Solver12分钟
Profitability8分钟
Cash Flow Risk and Total Cash Required4分钟
Sensitivity Analysis: Measuring Cutoffs at 40% Transaction Fee2分钟
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职业方向

29%

完成这些课程后已开始新的职业生涯
工作福利

83%

通过此课程获得实实在在的工作福利
职业晋升

25%

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创建者 JAOct 19th 2016

Simply awesome, it did not only helped me to develop the required skills, but gave me the security to try greater. Astounding method, totally recommended specialization

创建者 MCNov 1st 2018

A great way to put the learning into practice. Strongly encourage anyone who started this specialisation course to complete the Capstone project.

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Daniel Egger

Executive in Residence and Director, Center for Quantitative Modeling
Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University
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Jana Schaich Borg

Assistant Research Professor
Social Science Research Institute

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关于 Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business 专项课程

Formulate data questions, explore and visualize large datasets, and inform strategic decisions. In this Specialization, you’ll learn to frame business challenges as data questions. You’ll use powerful tools and methods such as Excel, Tableau, and MySQL to analyze data, create forecasts and models, design visualizations, and communicate your insights. In the final Capstone Project, you’ll apply your skills to explore and justify improvements to a real-world business process. The Capstone Project focuses on optimizing revenues from residential property, and Airbnb, our Capstone’s official Sponsor, provided input on the project design. Airbnb is the world’s largest marketplace connecting property-owner hosts with travelers to facilitate short-term rental transactions. The top 10 Capstone completers each year will have the opportunity to present their work directly to senior data scientists at Airbnb live for feedback and discussion....
Excel to MySQL: Analytic Techniques for Business

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