The Ultimate Microsoft Excel Business Intelligence Certification Bundle

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Microsoft Excel: Advanced Formulas & Functions
  • Certification included
  • Experience level required: Intermediate
  • Access 114 lectures & 8 hours of content 24/7
  • Length of time users can access this course: Lifetime

Course Curriculum

114 Lessons (8h)

  • Your First Program
  • Getting Started
    Course Structure & Outline1:28
    DOWNLOAD: Course Resources
    Setting Expectations7:12
    Important Note for StackSkills Students
  • Excel Formulas 101
    Formula Syntax11:03
    Fixed & Relative References8:42
    Common Error Types8:47
    Formula Auditing: Trace Precedents & Dependents10:14
    Formula Auditing: Evaluate Formula & Error Checking7:48
    Ctrl Shortcuts7:30
    Function Shortcuts9:44
    Alt Key Tips4:16
    BONUS: Mac Shortcuts
    PRO TIP: Data Validation6:12
    Congrats, You're a Developer!5:07
    QUIZ: Formulas 101
    HOMEWORK: Formulas 1010:46
  • Conditional Statements & Logical Operators
    Anatomy of the IF Statement4:01
    Nested IF Statements4:53
    AND/OR Operators8:47
    NOT (<>) Operators3:17
    Addressing Errors with IFERROR4:03
    Common IS Statements4:00
    QUIZ: Conditional Statements & Logical Operators
    HOMEWORK: Conditional Statements & Logical Operators0:44
  • Statistical Functions
    Basic Stats Functions5:17
    The SUMPRODUCT Function3:55
    SUMPRODUCT Demo4:57
    DEMO: Basic Dashboards with Stats Functions8:09
    Combining COUNTIF & SUMPRODUCT7:57
    PRO TIP: Data Profiling16:06
    QUIZ: Statistical Functions
    HOMEWORK: Statistical Functions0:35
  • Lookup & Reference Functions
    Named Arrays3:30
    DEMO: Joining Data with VLOOKUP6:23
    Combining IFERROR & VLOOKUP4:30
    VLOOKUP Range Options6:18
    Approximate Match Lookups5:05
    The INDEX Function1:59
    The MATCH Function2:32
    Combining INDEX & MATCH6:08
    Combining MATCH & VLOOKUP4:47
    UPDATE: VLOOKUP Correction5:05
    SNEAK PEEK: XLOOKUP (Office 365 Only)4:29
    DEMO: Building Dashboards with XLOOKUP18:16
    Selecting List Items with CHOOSE13:15
    The OFFSET Function2:05
    Combining OFFSET & COUNTA2:58
    DEMO: Building a Scrolling Chart with OFFSET9:51
    QUIZ: Lookup & Reference Functions
    HOMEWORK: Lookup & Reference Functions0:54
  • Text Functions
    CONCATENATE (&)3:26
    LEFT, MID, RIGHT & LEN3:31
    TEXT & VALUE4:20
    SEARCH & FIND5:04
    Categorizing Data with IF(ISNUMBER(SEARCH))5:39
    Combining RIGHT, LEN & SEARCH5:43
    The SUBSTITUTE Function2:21
    QUIZ: Text Functions
    HOMEWORK: Text Functions0:59
  • Date & Time Functions
    Understanding DATEVALUE5:05
    Date Formatting & Fill Series3:39
    TODAY() & NOW()2:16
    The EOMONTH Function6:17
    The YEARFRAC Function2:27
    The DATEDIF Function4:23
    DEMO: Budget Pacing Tool11:07
    QUIZ: Date & Time Functions
    HOMEWORK: Date & Time Functions0:35
  • Formula-Based Formatting
    Creating and Managing Formula-Based Rules4:39
    DEMO: Highlighting Rows with MOD3:50
    DEMO: Formatting Cells Based on Values3:29
    DEMO: Formatting Cells with Stats Functions5:28
    DEMO: Formatting Cells with Text & Conditional Functions5:08
    QUIZ: Formula-Based Formatting
    HOMEWORK: Formula-Based Formatting0:34
  • Basic Array Formulas
    READ ME: Array Formulas are Changing!
    Rules of Array Formulas3:24
    Pros & Cons of Array Formulas2:15
    Vertical, Horizontal & 2-D Array Constants6:26
    Using Array Constants in Formulas3:38
    Named Array Constants4:31
    The TRANSPOSE Function4:21
    Linking Data: Array vs. Non-Array Comparison2:36
    DEMO: Returning the "X" Largest Values3:09
    DEMO: Counting Characters Across Cells1:52
    DEMO: Creating a "MAX IF" Function (Part 1)3:09
    DEMO: Creating a "MAX IF" Function (Part 2)6:54
    The Double Unary Operator ("--")3:49
    QUIZ: Array Formulas
    HOMEWORK: Array Formulas2:09
  • Extra Bonus Functions
    The INDIRECT Function10:55
    The HYPERLINK Function6:19
    WEBSERVICE & FILTERXML: Weather Underground7:16
    WEBSERVICE & FILTERXML: Open Weather Map9:14
    QUIZ: Badass Bonus Functions
  • Wrapping Up
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Microsoft Excel: Advanced Formulas & Functions

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Maven Analytics

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Maven Analytics transforms everyday people into data rockstars by streamlining, simplifying, and personalizing the online learning experience. Since 2014 we've helped students and teams across 150+ countries develop the most sought-after analytics and business intelligence skills, through on-demand courses, skills assessments, curated learning paths, and enterprise training.

Chris Dutton
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Chris Dutton is a certified Microsoft Excel Expert, analytics consultant, and best-selling instructor with more than a decade of experience specializing in business intelligence, marketing analytics and data visualization. He founded Excel Maven in 2014 to provide high-quality, applied analytics training and consulting to clients around the world, and now mentors 25,000+ students in more than 150 countries. He has developed award-winning data analytics and visualization tools, featured by Microsoft, the New York Times, and the Society of American Baseball Research.


It's time to show Excel who's boss! Whether you're starting from square one or aspiring to become an absolute Excel wizard, this is the right place for you. This course will give you a deep understanding of the advanced formulas and functions of transforming Excel from a basic spreadsheet program into a dynamic and powerful analytics tool. Through hands-on, contextual examples, you'll learn why these formulas are awesome and how they can be applied in several ways. This is especially useful for including your portfolio or resume so that future employers can feel confident in your skillset.

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  • Access 114 lectures & 8 hours of content 24/7
  • Easily build dynamic tools & Excel dashboards to filter, display, & analyze your data
  • Go rogue & design your own formula-based formatting rules
  • Join datasets from multiple sources in seconds w/ lookup, index, & match functions
  • Pull real-time data from APIs directly into Excel
  • Manipulate dates, times, text, & arrays
  • Automate tedious & time-consuming analytics tasks using cell formulas and functions in Excel
NOTE: Software NOT included.


Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: desktop & mobile
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Certificate of completion included
  • Experience level required: intermediate
  • Updates included
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  • Microsoft Excel 2007 - 2019 or Office 365


  • Unredeemed licenses can be returned for store credit within 30 days of purchase. Once your license is redeemed, all sales are final.
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