In This Chapter
Getting to know pivot tables
Laying out the geography of a pivot table
Building your first pivot table
Creating top and bottom reports
Understanding, creating, and formatting slicers
Sprucing up slicers with customization
Controlling multiple pivot tables with slicers
Using timeline slicers
When creating Power Pivot data models, you will have to use some form of pivot table structure to expose the data in those models available to your audience.
Pivot tables have a reputation for being complicated, but if you’re new to pivot tables, rest easy. This chapter gives you the fundamental understanding you need in order to analyze and report ...