In this beneficial presentation, Excel expert David H. Ringstrom, CPA, introduces you to Excel dashboards. Dashboards are quite popular because they empower users to quickly assimilate large amounts of data by way of charts and summary tables. David demonstrates how to: use Excel’s Pivot Table feature to create charts that display data trends, filter data faster using the Slicer feature in Excel 2010 and la..
Extracting data from text files or from database management systems, such as Microsoft Access or Microsoft SQL Server, can be intimidating to Excel users. In this outstanding presentation, Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, walks you through the process of getting the data you need from databases or from text files into Excel. Once your data is in Excel, you can work with it in a variety of ways, such as us..
In this presentation, Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, shares a variety of ways you can automate your work in Excel by way of the Custom Views feature—one of Excel’s most overlooked features. Step-by-step, David demonstrates how Custom Views allows you to hide and unhide multiple worksheets at once, set a print range for multiple areas of a worksheet, make a single set of data serve multiple purposes, gai..
In this insightful webcast, Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, focuses on alternatives to the VLOOKUP function. While many Excel users rely on VLOOKUP for basic lookup functionality, it’s often because they’re unaware of other functions that can enable them to work more efficiently in Excel. David sheds light on what can go awry with VLOOKUP; explains how to future-proof VLOOKUP; and discusses alternative f..
Mail merge saves you significant time and effort, producing mass mailings and labels are much simplified, especially compared to the process of preparing individual letters or envelopes for many people.One standard letter can be created and sent to a huge range of recipients without having to manually add each name and address.MS Word "mail merge" creates personalized letters, emails, envelopes or mailing l..
When you participate in this enlightening session, you’ll learn from Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, a variety of tips and techniques to help you create and automate your Excel charts. David discusses several helpful features, including the Recommended Charts feature, the Slicer feature, the Sparkline feature, the PivotChart feature, and more. In addition, he explains how to avoid repetitive formatting, ..
In this valuable session, you’ll learn from Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA, how to create spreadsheets that are interactive, accurate, and user-friendly. David demonstrates a variety of Excel’s form controls and features to control the data input of other users, simplify data entry, preserve key formulas, minimize spreadsheet maintenance, and more. David demonstrates every technique at least twice, first..
You’ll find it easy to filter and format your data after participating in this presentation by Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA. David shows you how to analyze data more effectively, gain control of long lists of data, identify duplicates in a list, transform filtering tasks, avoid retyping data and cumbersome formulas, bypass filter drop-down lists, and more.David demonstrates every technique at least twi..
Do you face daily dilemmas trying to figure out where to start on your task list? Task lists can be overwhelming with a great range of items to complete. Some can wait but others are urgent and demand immediate attention. When you have 5 or 6 urgent requests at one time, the choice of which one to work on first can be agonizing. The principles taught in this program solve the puzzle for you. You will learn ..
In the business world, or within your organization, you probably experience large amounts of data. Maybe the data is about your sales, customers, donations, orders, employees, vendors, expenses, or whatever it may be.Excel has many built-in functions that help you deal with that data. It is very important that you know how to use some of these functions to get the most out of your data in a time e..
To efficiently manage, analyze, and report in Excel, you need more than traditional ranges of data – you need tables and data models! Two of Excel’s best features about which most users know very little, tables and data models allow you to process large volumes of data into dynamic reports and analytical elements with unsurpassed ease, accuracy, and speed.Far more than just a formatting tool, tables should ..
The problem with modeling in Excel is no two spreadsheets look the same. This makes it difficult for end users to understand and modelers to take over others work. This course considers the four key principles required for laying out a good financial model and provides practical tips and tricks to get your spreadsheets on the right track from the very start. The session revolves around building the rudiment..
Margaret Thatcher said: “Think of a day when you are supremely satisfied. It is not a day when you lounged around and did nothing, but a day when you had everything to do and you did it.” If this speaks to your daily purpose and emotional makeup, sign up for this webinar. Projects, deadlines, bosses, and your internal psychic all scream for ways to check off more items on your task list in a short amo..
Anything new introduced into your schedule has the potential to slow down your productivity. This is disconcerting to individuals who have the producer’s mindset and makes them shy away from the new, impairing their movement into the future. In the case of the complex Microsoft Outlook software, time spent learning how to use it pays huge dividends in productivity, even when upgrading from one version to a ..
IBM states that the data professional jobs projected to grow fastest are Business Intelligence (BI) Data Analytics and Data Visualization/Dashboards. The Demand for Data Analytics and BI Dashboard work alone is projected to grow by 44% over the next two years! 1. Source: IBM: The Quant Crunch, how the demand for data science skills is disrupting the job market.If you have a career that involves creating rep..