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Excel Best Practices (EBP14)
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As spreadsheets continue to evolve, so too must your practices for creating, editing, and auditing them. In this program, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the best ways to work with Excel. The topics covered in this seminar include best practices associated with Excel spreadsheets in each of the following areas: creating and editing Excel workbooks, securing Excel workbooks, collaborating with others in Excel, and reporting on data contained in Excel.

9/4/2014
When: 9/4/2014
8:30 AM until 4:30 PM
Where: Sam's Town Hotel Casino
315 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, Louisiana  71101
Presenter: Steven Phelan


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As spreadsheets continue to evolve, so too must your practices for creating, editing, and auditing them. In this program, you will gain an in-depth understanding of the best ways to work with Excel. The topics covered in this seminar include best practices associated with Excel spreadsheets in each of the following areas: creating and editing Excel workbooks, securing Excel workbooks, collaborating with others in Excel, and reporting on data contained in Excel.

 

Today’s best practices for Excel differ significantly from those used in the past and you will learn the best ways to work with Excel spreadsheets in this “must see CPE” program. Course materials include relevant examples to enhance your learning experience. Participate in this program to help ensure that you utilize Excel to its fullest potential.

 

Designed for: Excel users who want to learn best practices for working with spreadsheets

 

Objectives

  • List and describe critical spreadsheet design fundamentals
  • Identify techniques used to minimize data input errors
  • Discuss the advantages of using Excel’s Table feature as a foundational component of spreadsheets
  • Describe and implement three different techniques for consolidating data
  • Utilize various Excel features such as Go To Special to solve specific spreadsheet issues
  • List and describe four techniques for sharing an Excel workbook and collaborating with others
  • Identify and describe various techniques for auditing and error-checking Excel workbooks, including Trace Precedents, Trace Dependents, and Formula Auditing
  • Discuss the advantages of working with Defined Names in Excel
  • List and describe six techniques for securing Excel data

Highlights

  • Designing and constructing spreadsheets
  • Improving spreadsheet performance
  • Creating, auditing, and verifying formulas
  • Securing Excel data and workbooks
  • Collaborating and sharing in Excel
  • Reporting and communicating with Excel

 

Requisite Knowledge: Fundamental knowledge of Excel 2007 or newer version

 

Note: This course covers features in Excel found in versions 2007 and newer.

Instructional delivery method: Group-live demo and discussion using color computer projection – NOT a hands-on course

 

Testimonials

“I learned various tips/tricks that I expect to implement to my approach immediately.”

--J.J., CPA DE 

 

“Excellent course with lots of practical information that will be useful for work.”

--V.S., CPA MS

 

Speaker: Steven Phelan

Vendor: K2

Field of Study: Management

Level: Intermediate

CPE Credits: 8

 

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