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Basic Excel Hacks for Business: Basic Data Analysis (Online Class)

General Assembly

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM (EST)

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Excel Hacks for Business: Basic Data Analysis (Online Class)

Tuesday, November 19th from 5:00 - 6:00 pm EST

Matthew Schaar, Founder, Brush Labs

Spend less time manipulating data in Excel and more time acting on the results.

In this class, you’ll learn how utilizing this software effectively can improve your accuracy and efficiency, by organizing data into functional tables and learning shortcuts to make your Excel sessions more productive. Matt will also introduce different methods for basic data analysis, including Autofilter and Pivot Tables, and when and why to use each.

Takeaways

  • Learn best practices for data entry and formatting in Excel
  • Use keyboard shortcuts to optimize your efficiency
  • Build your very first Pivot Table

 

Prerequisites

This live stream is designed for beginning Excel users. Some prior experience with Excel would be helpful for the exercises.


About the Instructor

Matt Schaar is the co-founder of Brush Labs, a strategy consultancy focused on startups and nonprofits; and Swarm NYC, a digital design agency. Prior to that, Matt was a strategy consultant for Fortune 500 companies and non-profits at the Boston Consulting Group. He also worked as an engineer at the Boeing Company and Rolls-Royce PLC, focusing on technical engineering services and new product development strategies. Matt has an MBA, Master of Public Policy, and B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Michigan. He loves a good plate of spaghetti carbonara, as it fuels his running addiction.


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Tuesday, November 19, 2013 from 5:00 PM to 6:00 PM (EST)


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General Assembly is a campus for technology, design, and entrepreneurship. We provide educational programming, space, and support to facilitate collaborative practices and learning opportunities across a community inspired by the entrepreneurial experience.

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