Excel - Mastering Lookup Functions
Mike Thomas has worked in the IT training business since 1989. He is a subject matter expert in a range of technologies including Microsoft Office and Apple Mac. In 2012 Mike founded excel trainer.co.uk where he has produced nearly 200 written and video-based Excel tutorials. He has recorded several Excel training courses for plural sight.com and in his career delivered hundreds of courses and webinars on a wide variety of technology-related topics. Mike is a Fellow of The Learning and Performance Institute and has worked with and for a large number of global and UK-based companies and organizations across a diverse range of sectors. In addition to training, he also designs and develops Microsoft Office-based solutions that automate key business tasks and processes.
"How do I look up a value in list ONE and pick up a related value from list TWO"
"How do I avoid my lookup formula displaying an ugly error when it can't find a match?"
"I've heard of VLOOKUP but what's HLOOKUP and what’s XLOOKUP?"
These are just a few of the questions I get asked on a regular basis. You can get the answers to these questions (and more) by attending this training session dedicated to mastering the various lookup functions that are built into Excel.
- How to construct and use the VLOOKUP function
- TRUE and FALSE – the 4th parameter demystified
- Tables – the key to future-proofing VLOOKUP
- How to construct and use the HLOOKUP function
- How to avoid #NA
- NEW: The XLOOKUP function
Course Level - Advanced
Who Should Attend
This training is categorized as intermediate-to-advanced. It is aimed at users who want to learn about the Lookup functions in Excel. Although the training will be delivered using the latest version of Excel, this training is relevant for users of Excel 2010 and above.
Why Should You Attend
VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, XLOOKUP are some of the most well-known (and most useful) formulas in Excel. Used properly, they will help you to improve the accuracy and integrity of your Excel workbooks, save a ton of time, and minimize data entry errors.