Entering information and understanding Excel Formulas
What this introduction covers:
What can we enter into Excel? Is it all about numbers? There are TWO more key things we need to enter...
What are the main data types
Why people who think Excel is only about the 'numbers' are doing themselves a BIG disservice
I want to introduce you to Excel formulas/functions. In this short lesson from my full course, we cover:
Functions: Excel's built in Formulas
Explaining how functions (formulas) work
This will lay the ground work for the days ahead!
And here's today's Career insight...
The most lucrative career paths involving Excel skills
Note on Accountants and Controllers: While they don't have to learn VBA / Macros to do their job, those who have done so, often do extremely well due to freeing up time on reporting/analysis/budget building to do other value add activities: such relationship building with other departments, looking for more cost saving opportunities and the best accountant/controllers get involved in vendor/contract renegotiation. These are great ways to re-purpose the time saved and build credibility with decision making execs who can open doors for you.