Excel for Business Analysts

Excel for Business Analysts

Microsoft Excel remains one of the best tools for Data Analysis.

Simon Sez IT
Updated Jun 16, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Merge data with VLOOKUP, HLOOKUP, INDEX MATCH, and XLOOKUP proficiently.
  • Apply logic using IF, IFS, IFERROR, SUMIF, and COUNTIF for precise analysis.
  • Master text functions (SEARCH, LEFT, RIGHT, MID) for efficient data splitting.
  • Standardize and clean data systematically for optimal analysis readiness.
  • Utilize PivotTable for effective and insightful data analysis techniques.
  • Apply slicers skillfully to extract specific information from your dataset.
  • Create impactful visualizations using PivotCharts for clear analysis display.
  • Implement forecast sheets and conduct linear forecasting and forecast smoothing.
  • Utilize conditional formatting to emphasize crucial areas within your data.
  • Explore histograms and regression for advanced data analysis insights.
  • Fill data gaps with Goal Seek, Scenario Manager, and Solver techniques confidently.
Course Description

In this course, you will learn how to leverage one of the most sought-after data analytic tools, Microsoft Excel. As you explore the tools and functions that allow you to transform raw data into meaningful information, you gain the insight to forecast and predict future trends.

By the end of this course, you will have a firm grasp of this all-in-one data management software that allows you to easily import, explore, clean, analyze, and visualize your data. To get the most out of the coursework, you should have a working knowledge of Excel.