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Analytics with Excel | MD042

Date: May 20, 21, 2020
Course Length: 2 Days (16 hours)
Course Fee: $795 (10% discount for Early Bird registration)



This two-day course takes students through hands-on examples in building dashboards, interactive decision support, data visualization theory and applications, advanced charting, and predictive analytics.


Day 1 Fundamentals of Using Excel for Analytics
  • Advanced Lookup & Array Formulas
  • Excel Tables and Structured References
  • Error Checking – Creating FAST spreadsheets  
  • Building Interactive Elements
  • Dashboards – Visualizing Data for Decision Makers
Day 2 Analytics Theory & Applications
  • Data Visualization Principles
  • Infographics
  • Advanced Excel Charts – building charts not in Excel’s library
  • Predictive Analytics – Forecasting Models
  • Exploratory Data Analysis
  • Students should bring a laptop with Windows 8 or newer on it
  • Excel 2016/2019 or Excel for Office 365
  • Ability to download and save files
  • Internet access


Jordan GoldmeierJordan Goldmeier | Chief Data Therapist
Jordan is an internationally recognized data scientist and visualization expert, author, and speaker. He wrote Dashboards for Excel and Advanced Excel Essentials, and provides technical editing to articles on Excel development and data science. He has consulted with and provided training for NATO Training Command, the Pentagon, and Financial Times and the University of Cincinnati’s Center for Business Analytics.  

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