Microsoft Excel is used by millions of people around the world every day. It is an extremely powerful tool that allows individuals and businesses to easily sort, search, and review large sets of data.
While there are endless possibilities for how to use Excel, there are a number of basic formulas and built-in tools that everyone should know. You can learn these basic tips in under an hour and once you’ve mastered them you’ll be using Excel faster and more efficiently than ever before.
In this course I’m going to show you how to use the following:
Section 1: Must Know Formulas
Text To Column: Split the text into multiple columns based on pre-determine break points
Remove Duplicates: Easily clean up large lists and columns.
VLOOKUP: For a specified value, the function finds (or 'looks up') the value in one column of data, and returns the corresponding value from another column
CONCATENATE: link (things) together in a chain or series
Average/Sum/Median/Max/Min: Quickly get basic information about your data
COUNT, COUNTA, COUNTBLANK, COUNTIF, COUNTIFS: Easily count different kinds of cells, such as blanks or non-blanks, with number, date or text values, containing specific words or character, etc.
Section 2: Conditions
Create a Pivot Table to better view large sets of data
Use Conditional Formatting to visualize your data
Freeze Top Row and First Column or Both Together
Section 3: Making a Chart
Create your basic chart with a Secondary Axis to compare two sets of data at once
This course is perfect for those looking to get a leg-up on their peers, those who use Excel for any function, and those looking to better understand how to take control of their data.