Excel: Building a Reporting Tool with Pivot Tables and Charts
- Aug 18, 2017 (Recording)
- 90 minutes
Learning how to create Pivot Tables is one of the must have skills for anyone who needs to use Excel to quickly build reports and summaries. This webinar will provide you with a solid foundation that you can use to build your own Pivot tables and reports.
Why You Should Attend
Pivot Tables are one of the most powerful tools in Excel’s data analysis armory. Without complicated formulas you can quickly and easily build reports and charts that summarize and analyze large amounts of raw data and help you to spot trends and get answers to the important questions on which you base your key business decisions.
You should attend this webinar whether you need to use Excel to quickly build reports and summaries or if you simply want to learn how to create Pivot Tables to improve your knowledge of Excel. The course doesn’t require attendees to be proficient in the use of Excel to attend - as long as you can create basic worksheets, understand simple formulas and can copy and paste and apply basic formatting to cells.
The training will be delivered using Excel 2016 for Windows. However, much of the functionality is available in Excel 2013 and 2010 and 2016 for Mac.
Areas Covered in the Webinar
- The most effective way to organize your source data
- Creating a Pivot Table
- Making a Pivot Table visually appealing - fonts, number formatting etc.
- Updating a Pivot Table when the source data changes
- Using Slicers and Timelines to interactively filter your data
- Sorting and grouping the Pivot Table data
- Representing the Pivot Table as a graph
Who Will Benefit
- Financial consultants
- Medical Devices
- Human Resource
- Logistics & Supply Chain
Mike Thomas has worked in the IT training business since 1989. He is a subject matter expert in a range of technologies including Microsoft Office and Apple Mac. In 2012, he founded theexceltrainer.co.uk where he has produced nearly 200 written and video-based Excel tutorials. He has recorded several Excel training courses for pluralsight.com and in his career delivered hundreds of courses and webinars on a variety of Excel topics.
Mr. Thomas is a Fellow of The Learning and Performance Institute and has worked with and for a large number of global and UK-based companies and organizations across a diverse range of sectors. In addition to training, he also designs and develops Microsoft Office-based solutions that automate key business tasks and processes.