Data

How to use Slicers in Excel to Filter Data

Choose Data to Display

Using a Slicer in Excel is one of the best ways for you to filter your data. This is especially true if you have a large and complex data set. If you want to figure out a single category or view a specific data set under specific conditions, then a slicer can help you with …

How to Create PivotTables in Excel to Calculate, Summarize and Analyze Data

Sample Pivot Table

One of the most powerful and most widely used features of Excel is the PivotTable. A PivotTable allows you to extract the data that you need from a large, complex, and detailed data set. Many may find themselves intimidated by pivot tables. However, once you get the hang of it, you will see how easy …

Visualize And Analyze Your Hierarchical Data in Excel With HierView

Create Beautiful Hierarchy or Organizational Structures

Microsoft Office programs such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel have been around for so long. They’re widely recognized and used in many business and academic activities, and considered as reliable companions in creating documents, managing data, or presenting an idea. While these programs are great in themselves, add-ins are there to make things a little …

Cleanup and Standardize Excel Sheets with XL Tools

Select-Data-Range-You-Want-To-Cleanup

For some, working with Excel can be daunting. Filling up the blank cells, writing the correct formula, and just facing numbers can be challenging. Most likely, this is because working in Excel is not the same as working on Word, which is more straightforward. Of course, the two are different and there will be instances …

Data Editing in Excel made Easy with XLTools.Net Calendar

Calendar Date Picker

Working with Excel can be daunting for beginners. Even those who have experience with the program can often find it confusing and tedious. However, it’s one of the best and most widely used spreadsheet programs. To be on top of your own cells in Excel, it’s best if you have all the help you can …

Make Amazing Data Charts With Microsoft SandDance

Data visualization can make everything look better and more understandable. From simple stats to comprehensive analysis, visualization tools such as charts and graphs can greatly help you gain better insight into your business, projects, surveys, and reports. With this in mind, Microsoft has developed SandDance, a free data visualization app that helps you create stunning …

10 Best Dashboard Templates for PowerPoint Presentations

PowerPoint dashboards serve as an effective method to display important bits of information in an easy to understand layout. Dashboard layouts are particularly useful for displaying analytics, trends, target market, and maps. You can use Dashboard Templates for PowerPoint to create infographics, timelines, roadmaps, business diagrams, and to provide related information side by side to …

How To Automatically Create Process Diagrams in Visio Using Excel Data

It’s no rocket science and in fact it’s really nothing new—we understand and remember information better when we can visualize it. In school, class discussions are more dynamic and effective with the help of visual aids instead of hours of lectures and recitations. In the corporate setting, visualizations are the lifeblood of organizations and businesses. From …

Microsoft Power Query For Excel Empowers Enterprises For Smarter Business Intelligence

When it comes to any business, data is king. This is true especially in today’s data-driven culture. You need data, or also called business intelligence, to determine patterns, forecast events, or simply make critical business decisions. Microsoft Power Query is a powerful add-in for Excel which offers an enhanced business intelligence experience.

Office 365 Threat Intelligence Protects Businesses From Data Breach

In business and in life, information is power. And if you lose information, it can cost you a lot. Many organizations these days invest huge amounts of money in not only gathering data but also in securing and protecting it. This is because intelligence can be a vital competitive edge as well as a way …