This book builds upon the foundational knowledge presented in Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013: Part 1 (Second Edition) and will help start you down the road to creating advanced workbooks and worksheets that can help deepen your understanding of organizational intelligence.
The ability to analyze massive amounts of data, extract actionable information from it, and present that information to decision makers is at the foundation of a successful organization that is able to compete at a high level. This book will show you how to leverage the power of data analysis and presentation in order to make informed, intelligent organizational decisions. You will customize the Excel environment; create advanced formulas; analyze data by using functions and conditional formatting; organize and analyze datasets and tables; visualize data by using basic charts; and analyze data by using PivotTables, slicers, and PivotCharts. Microsoft® Office Excel® 2013: Part 2 (Second Edition) also covers Microsoft Office Specialist exam objectives to help students prepare for the Excel 2013 Exam and the Excel 2013 Expert Exam.