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Excel Dashboards

1 Day Course
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Course Information

Overview

Level

Dashboards

Version

2016

Course Requirements

Learners should have used Excel before and be familiar with creating workbooks with formulas and functions, using Autofill along rows or columns and working with Absolute Cell References (e.g. $C$5) to refer to fixed figures – such as VAT rates or performance targets

What You Will Learn

in particular you will be able to:

  • Create advanced formulas
  • Automate workbook functionality
  • Apply conditional logic
  • Visualize data by using basic charts
  • Implement advanced charting techniques
  • Analyze data by using PivotTables, slicers, and PivotCharts

About This Course

This course builds upon the foundational knowledge presented in the Microsoft Excel Introduction course and will help start you down the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that you can use to create dashboards. The ability to analyze huge amounts of data, extract actionable intelligence from it, and present that information to decision makers is critical succcess factor in driving a successful organization that is able to compete at the highest level.

Course Outline

1. Creating Advanced Formulas
  • Use Range Names in Formulas
  • Use Specialized Functions
2. Automating Workboook Functionality
  • Apply Data VValidation
  • Work with Forms and Controls
3. Applying Conditional Logic
  • Use Lookup Functions
  • Combine Functions
4. Visualizing Data with Basic Charts
  • Create Charts
  • Modify and Format Charts
5. Advanced Charting Techniques
  • Use Advanced Chart Features
  • Create Sparklines
6. Analyzing Data with PivotTables, Slicers, and PivotCharts
  • Create a PivotTable
  • Analyze PivotTable Data
  • Present Data with PivotCharts
  • Filter Data by Using Slicers

Private Courses

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Cost Effective

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Post Course Support

Unlimited post course email support on the course topics.

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Very clear instruction, pace was kept moving, great snippets of advice given.

Robert Montgomery - Liberty Aluminium Technologies

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