Webcast: Communicate Information with Excel Charts (XCCIECW17)
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As more information becomes available for analysis by business organizations, information workers must find ways to present it in a concise and easy to understand manner. One way to do this is to is to utilize the powerful charting functionality in Excel. This session shows participants chart creation basics and then explores some of the more complex capabilities of the Excel charting engine. If you regularly work with Excel and would find it beneficial to create charts to display information, t

 Export to Your Calendar 10/6/2017
When: 10/06/2017
12:00 PM until 2:00 PM
Where: Webcast
CALCPA
4173424Y
United States
Presenter: Karl Egnatoff, CPA


Online registration is available until: 10/4/2017
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Acronym XCCIECW17
CPE 2 hours
Vendor CalCPA
Category
Management
Level Beginning
Prerequisite None
Adv Prep None
Yellow Book? No
Designed for Accounting and other business professionals that work in Excel who want to utilize the power of the Excel Charting Engine.
Registration
Member $60
CPA Non-Member $94

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Course Description

 As more information becomes available for analysis by business organizations, information workers must find ways to present it in a concise and easy to understand manner. One way to do this is to is to utilize the powerful charting functionality in Excel. This session shows participants chart creation basics and then explores some of the more complex capabilities of the Excel charting engine. If you regularly work with Excel and would find it beneficial to create charts to display information, this session is for you!

Objectives

  • List the elements of a chart created in Excel. Some of these include Data Points, Data Series, the Value Axis, the Category Axis and the Plot Area.
  • Know the types of charts available in Excel and which type works best for specific kinds of data.
  • Create charts and then hone them to make the information they present more useful. This includes adding interactive elements to charts

Major Topics

  • Introducing Charts
  • The Parts of an Excel Chart
  • Building and Fine Tuning Charts Created in Excel