Excel 2013 Essential Training

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  • Course details

    Whether you're a novice or an expert wanting to refresh your skillset with Microsoft Excel, this course covers all the basics you need to start entering your data and building organized workbooks. Author Dennis Taylor teaches you how to enter and organize data, perform calculations with simple functions, work with multiple worksheets, format the appearance of your data, and build charts and PivotTables. Other lessons cover the powerful IF, VLOOKUP, and COUNTIF family of functions; the Goal Seek, Solver, and other data analysis tools; and how to automate many of these tasks with macros.

    Instructor

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      Dennis Taylor

      Principal at Taylor Associates

      • Dennis Taylor is an Excel expert who has 25+ years of experience in spreadsheet authoring and training.

        Dennis has experience working as an author, speaker, seminar leader, and facilitator. Since the mid-90s, he has been the author/presenter of numerous Excel video and online courses and has traveled throughout the U.S. and Canada presenting over 300 seminars and classes. He has authored or co-authored multiple books on spreadsheet software and has presented over 500 Excel webinars to a diversity of audiences. Dennis has worked with hundreds of different corporations and governmental agencies as well as colleges and universities. He lives in Boulder, Colorado.

    Skills covered in this course

  • Welcome

    - [Voiceover] Hi, I'm Dennis Taylor, and welcome to Excel 2013 Essential Training. In this course I will show you how to use this popular and powerful software. We'll begin by getting you familiar with Excel's menu system, how to create formulas and use simple functions, how to format your data for appearance sake, how to use printing and charting capabilities of Excel, how to work with powerful functions like if and vlookup. We'll show a few data analysis tools like, Goal Seek and Solver, and show you how to automate your work via macros. We've got a lot to cover, so let's get started with Excel 2013 Essential Training.

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