How To Become an Expert in Microsoft Excel

How To Become an Expert in Microsoft Excel

  • What is it?

Microsoft Excel is one of the most sorted out productivity software in the world. Learning how to use the software will greatly advance your career and set you for a better future professionally and personally. It comes handy if you have to establish a budget for example.

  • Why it matters?

It is very handy for graphing, data organization and programming. It is the most tool to master if you are a business student or involve in any quantitative learning journey.

  • How to learn it?

ExcelIsFun a YouTube channel has put together probably the best free tutorials from beginner to advance level. It is exhaustive and covers everything you need to know about Microsoft Excel. Viewed More 102,057,581 times, it has managed to upload more than 3000 videos and downloadable files to practice and PDF notes to help you during your learning journey

The videos are very detailed oriented and well structured. They addressed all sort of work that needs to be done using excel and it is constantly updated to stay relevant to the community. Obviously just watching the videos won’t be very helpful.

Everyone is  unique but here are some tips that can make your learning easy and enjoyable :

Tips

  1. Set a goal

What do you want to accomplish? By redefining your objective you will narrow the scope and go straight to the videos that are relevant to your cause.

By redefining your objective you will narrow the scope and go straight to the videos that are relevant to your cause.

    2. Take your time

It is an online video available at any time, everywhere. Break down a video series into small pieces and leverage your free time. You can take advantage of your lunch break, commute time, weekend etc.  Watch a video and put it immediately into practice.

Break down a video series into small pieces and leverage your free time.

    3. Find a learning buddy

Learning alone is hard, learning online at a self-paced is even harder because of all sort of reasons. So finding someone who can accompany you on that journey would be very useful. A person that can be your check and balance to keep you on track.

Good Luck

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