Full course description
Beginner Excel: Saturday, 1/27/24, 9 am-1 pm via Zoom
Join ISOM Professor Billy Mee for this Beginner Excel workshop. A prerequisite for the upcoming Intermediate & Advanced workshop on March 2nd. This workshop is good for beginners or anyone looking to refresh their skills on the fundamentals of a core skill for analytics and decision-making.
Excel is a versatile and indispensable tool for students and professionals to manage and analyze data. Excel is a must-have skill for anyone in today’s organizations as decisions using data are growing exponentially. Taking this workshop would be the first step in becoming a proficient user of the software. Here is an article discussing the Excel skills that employers are currently looking for. Professor Mee will discuss many of these skills within his Beginner and Intermediate workshops.
A Beginner Excel virtual badge will be issued to you from the Center of Continuing & Professional Education upon completion of the workshop.
Topics covered in Beginner Excel:
- View the Excel window
- Define spreadsheet software
- Plan and design a worksheet
- Introduce Excel functions
- Use some Excel functions
- Open, save and close a workbook
- Edit cell entries
- Enter labels and values
- Preview and print a worksheet