Excel Basics

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As big data continues to change the way businesses operate and drive strategy, the ability to efficiently and effectively organize and analyze data is crucial. Managers need to be able to utilize tools to identify trends and help make better business decisions. Microsoft's Excel is a powerful spreadsheet software to organize and manage data related to business operations. This course focuses on mastering the fundamental tasks performed in Excel, including data entry, basic formula calculations, and formatting and style operations. During the course, you will learn how to build a spreadsheet from scratch and gain a greater understanding of the most popular Excel commands and functions.

Learning Outcomes:
Identify and understand the different components of the Excel interface
Enter and convert numerical and text data, dates, and times
Select, copy, and paste data in a workbook
Employ elements of style to the workbook
Create images, illustrations, shapes, and hyperlinks in a worksheet
Arrange, filter, and sort lists of data
Apply basic formatting elements to the worksheet
Formulate basic mathematical formulas and functions, including SUM, AVERAGE, and MAX and MIN VALUE
Reorganize data by removing duplicates, blanks spaces, and misspellings in a worksheet
Open, save, and protect the workbook

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Excel Basics