Excel Explained: Budget Spreadsheets Webinar
Excel expert David H. Ringstrom, CPA, teaches participants how to create resilient and dynamic budget spreadsheets in this valuable webinar. He explains techniques and Excel features that will enable you to improve the integrity of your spreadsheets, transform filtering tasks, and preserve key formulas.
Webinar Description and Audience
Excel expert David H. Ringstrom, CPA, teaches participants how to create resilient and dynamic budget spreadsheets in this valuable webinar. He explains techniques and Excel features that will enable you to improve the integrity of your spreadsheets, transform filtering tasks, and preserve key formulas. To help you build flexible, easy-to-maintain budget spreadsheets, David also covers several Excel functions, including CHOOSE; IFNA, FERROR, and ISERROR; ROUNDUP and ROUNDDOWN; VLOOKUP, and SUM and SUMIF.
David demonstrates every technique at least twice: first, on a PowerPoint slide with numbered steps, and second, in Excel 2016. He’ll draw to your attention any differences in Excel 2013, 2010, or 2007 during the presentation as well as in his detailed handouts. David also provides an Excel workbook that includes most of the examples he uses during the webinar.
•Comparing and contrasting IFNA, IFERROR, and ISERROR functions and learn which versions of Excel support these worksheet functions.
•Avoiding the complexity of nested IF statements with Excel’s CHOOSE function.
•Streamlining formula writing by using the Use in Formula command.
•Going beyond simple rounding with the ROUNDUP and ROUNDDOWN worksheet functions.
•Improving the integrity of spreadsheets with Excel’s VLOOKUP function.
•Using the SUMIF function to summarize data based on a single criterion.
•Learning how the Table feature allows you to transform filtering tasks.
•Learning a simple design technique that greatly improves the integrity of Excel’s SUM function.
•Learning how range names can minimize errors, save time in Excel, serve as navigation aids, and store information in hidden locations.
•Preserving key formulas using hide and protect features.
•Apply and isolate all user entries to an inputs worksheet and protect all calculations and budget schedules on additional worksheets.
•Recall how to use range names and the Table feature to create resilient and easy-to-maintain spreadsheets.
•Identify the Excel command that allows you to streamline formula writing.
Who Should Attend?
Practitioners seeking to build budget spreadsheets that can be updated effortlessly and contain easy-to-follow supporting calculations.
Webinar Viewing Options
INCLUDES 7 DAYS OF UNLIMITED ONDEMAND PLAYBACK! With this option, you will participate in the webinar live, via the internet. You will login to the webinar on your PC to view the PowerPoint presentation, and you have the option of using your PC speakers or a telephone for the audio. You can type and send your questions to the instructor. Many companies are now running their PC through an LCD projector allowing many employees to participate at the same time. And don’t worry if you miss the webinar, you can still view it for up to seven days after it takes place!
SIX MONTH ONDEMAND VIDEO:
With this option, you will receive an e-mail that contains a link to the PowerPoint slides (to download, print, and copy) as well as a link to the media player where you will view and hear the entire webinar just as it was delivered, featuring the full-color PowerPoint presentation with audio. You can pause, fast-forward and rewind as needed, which makes it a very effective training tool. The OnDemand Video will be available to you (and anyone else in the company) for six months and can be accessed 24/7 as many times as you wish. Delivered via e-mail the day after the webinar takes place.
If you do not have internet access or want to make the webinar part of your training library, the CD-ROM Recording is a great option for viewing a webinar. You can pause, fast-forward and rewind as needed, which makes it an effective training tool. With this option, you will receive a download of the PowerPoint slides and a CD-ROM Recording (featuring PowerPoint presentation with audio) of the webinar via regular mail. Mailed 7 to 10 days after the webinar takes place.
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Continuing Education (CE) Credits
This webinar is recommended for 2.5 CE Credit Hours. Each attendee will receive a Certificate of Attendance for self-reporting of CE Credits.