Attendees will create and edit basic mathematical formulas. You will build formulas in Excel with function autocomplete or by typing them manually, while learning essential functions like SUM, MIN, MAX, AVERAGE and COUNT. You will also learn the difference between relative and absolute cell references as well as learning how to copy and paste formulas in Excel and apply autofill options.
Why you should Attend
Using Excel is now a daily requirement for most business professionals in any type of industry, whether they are manipulating spreadsheets, updating forecasts, analyzing revenue or trying to decipher data.
With all the information out there, and such an urgent need to understand it all, you might be wondering how you can make Excel work for you and get the most from your data? Start by learning the basics of formula creation in Excel using the most essential functions.
Enroll your team today in this Excel Formula class and discover the power of formulas!
Areas Covered in the Session
- Learn the Rules for Formulas
- Rediscover the Order of Operation
- Why Cell Referencing is Important
- Discover Basic Calculations
- Be Introduced to Functions and Autosum
- Use SUM, AVERAGE, MAX, MIN, and COUNT
- Use Autofill to Simplify Data Entry
- Copy Formulas to Other Cells
- Differentiate between Relative and Absolute References
Who Will Benefit
- Business Owners
- CEO's / CFO's / CTO's
- Financial Consultants
- IT Professionals
- Human Resource Personnel
- Anybody with large amounts of Data
- Anybody who uses Microsoft Excel on a regular basis, and wants to be more efficient and productive
Cathy Horwitz believes that when your employees know the capabilities of the software they use, they will demonstrate improved productivity, will be more efficient and will be able to problem solve more easily.
Cathy teaches classes on the Microsoft suite of application software including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Access and Outlook. Cathy has over 30 years of experience in classroom and virtual training and has been an instructor of Microsoft Office since 1989.
Her strengths include customizing classes based on the needs of individual students and providing realistic business examples to compliment training. She is a high energy trainer with a flair for training the adult student.
She holds the Modern Classroom Certified Trainer certification from Logical Operations which prepares instructors for all aspects of delivering a course using the latest training technologies and approaches.
When not teaching, Cathy enjoys gardening, shopping estate sales and refinishing mid-century furniture.