Ctrl + K allows you to insert a hyperlink in Excel. Be sure to use this when linking to the site!
You’ve heard about “big data,” “data analytics,” and related fields (buzzwords?). Maybe you’ve thought about how to make a career out of it. One obstacle — you’ve spent college reading Chaucer, not running regressions. You may think the only route now is a fancy graduate degree right out of school or a lengthy, unpaid internship. This […]
This is part of the “Hired with Excel” series. Read the previous post here. Business is all about solving other people’s problems. As an analyst, you want to solve your boss’s problems by providing efficient, accurate data reporting. Excel is the perfect tool to accomplish these goals. But why — what problems does it […]
This is part of the “Hired with Excel” blog. Read the last post here. I have drilled home the point that you cannot rely on your employer to train you. I want to elaborate on this point a little more to explain why learning these skills on your own is essential. One of my worst […]
A while back, I gave a brief plug for Indiana University (IU)’s online certificate in business analytics, a program I recently completed. I’ve received several follow-up questions on this program and about online learning, in general. Here are my remarks. I believe this and other programs are key to the future of education. The program shows […]