Essential Excel Functions and How To use Them
Why is Excel Better Than Using Pen and Paper?
If you are adding a list of numbers, you do each calculation at once. What if I said you can tell the piece of paper how to add once, and repeat it the whole way down?
Excel let’s us work with big (or small) sets of numbers and allows for manipulation to be EASY, CLEAN, and REPEATABLE. This repeatable word is extremely important, it is the root of automation.
If you want to be part of the future – these are concepts you should be familiar with. Excel is a great tool to get started with that!
Quick Pre-Lesson How to Type a Formula
Now that we are getting more comfortable with Excel, I figure next time I can show you some real life analysis.
I have been collecting some good data from my Google Analytics on the traffic of my website, so technically it will be my first post about you!
Stay tuned to learning about converting Google Analytics data into actionable signals through the power of Excel!
I aim to have the freshest Excel content for you.
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[This article has been originally posted on Everything Excel]
I received my Industrial Engineering degree from Northeastern University, and focused on Mathematics. I have worked, co-op’d, or done contract work for Raytheon, SpaceX, EMC, Cengage Learning, Man Group and more. I bring an objectivity that a process is a process and believe in continuous improvement.