Mastering Data Preparation and Analysis in Excel (2 hours)

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Apr 8, 2020

Registration: 9:30 AM / Program: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Fees

Member Fee: $0.00
Nonmember Fee: $0.00

Available Discounts

AICPA Member: None
Full time Accounting Educator: None

Description

Microsoft Excel is one of the most powerful programs available for CPAs. It includes many time-saving techniques that most CPAs never put into practice. In addition, Excel is the #1 data analysis tool for accountants. Yet many accountants have never learned the basics of data analysis using Excel or the tools that Excel offers to help with data analysis. Learn the logical progression of spreadsheet creation, including design concepts that EVERY CPA should incorporate into their spreadsheets. Then, we will discuss concepts to eliminate manual data entry and techniques to prepare your data for analysis. We will then show you the available tools in Excel that will take your data analysis to a new level. We will conclude with presenting the results of your calculations and analysis. If there is only ONE course to take to jump start your Excel knowledge ... THIS course is it. Be prepared to take Excel to the next level.

Designed For

All accounting professionals.

Objectives

Upon completion of this webcast, you will be able to:

Use Excel more efficiently Realize the importance of proper spreadsheet design Understand the power of using Excel for data analysis

Major Subjects

This webcast will provide an overview of these important topics:

Design Defined Names Excel Tables Proofing Data Gathering Connecting to Data Sources Data Preparation Text, Lookup, Math Functions Data Analysis Formatting (cell styles & conditional formatting) PivotTable Power Bl Tools Data Presentation

This event has already passed. If you have any questions, please contact us at 503-641-7200 or email profdev@orcpa.org.