What is the purpose of Excel forums and our online communities in general? How can questions and answers be communicated more effectively? What is the future of forums? Oz du Soleil is the host of the Excel on Fire YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/WalrusCandy) and a Microsoft Excel MVP.
As I have been fumbling my way through learning Python, online forums and communities have fascinated me. Why are some forums strict to the point of rudeness and others nearly a yes-man free-for-all? Are there such things as a stupid question on an online help forum? To discuss these questions and to work toward a […]
All management theory is a footnote to Drucker. I’m reading my first Drucker book. What took me so long? Expect more on the blog. But I could not wait to share this quote from Innovation and Entrepreneurship: “The correct assumption in an entrepreneurial society is that individuals will have to learn new things well after they […]
Ah, online code forums. They can be a great place to give and receive advice cordially. But sometimes the vibes can be a bit…. harsh. I hadn’t spent too much time on code forums before this semester. What experience I had was on the MrExcel forum, and I never had a problem. But my current […]
Note: I have been receiving some great feedback on my course for healthcare administrators. One common question is who this course is for what a user should expect to get out of the course. To that end I am adding some context to the course. This course was designed for a few groups of users which […]