Templates – leveraging pre-built Excel workbooks

Don’t reinvent the wheel – use Templates! Every Microsoft Office application leverages templates to help users achieve greater results faster and more efficiently. Excel also supports templates. Templates are Excel workbooks that have been pre-built for a specific purpose. Microsoft offers thousands of its own Excel templates that are free for you to use. If you […]
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Using Microsoft Excel Collaboration Mode

Make better Excel workbooks by collaborating with others It has often said that “two heads are better than one” or “many hands make light work”. From my own experience I know that I learn new ideas and concepts more effectively when I am learning with a partner. Some people are better at observing the details […]
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Five Microsoft Word Typography Techniques to Make Your Documents Look Better

Poking around in the menus of Microsoft Word and other document processing tools, you may run across terms such as “widows,” “orphans,” and “kerning.” These are terms from typography that refer to how the text in a document is formatted. In this article, I’ll discuss a few of those terms you might see in Microsoft […]
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Monte Carlo Methods in Excel: Part 4 – The Triangle Distribution

A mathematician friend of mine worked for the Navy on calculations involving the movement of sound waves through water. It’s a difficult problem, since the speed of sound varies with temperature and salinity. Being a mathematician to the core, he always wanted the exact answer. At times the Navy had to shake him by the […]
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Monte Carlo Methods in Excel: Part 3 – Some Helpful Tricks

Monte Carlo Methods in Excel: Part 3 – Some Helpful Tricks Andea S. , a student in Learning Tree’s course Power Excel: Analyzing Data to Make Business Decisions, expressed dismay about a problem at work. When she attempted to plot the results of her Monte Carlo inventory and production model, her entire set of model […]
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