Streamlined Excel Reporting Series Session 4: External Data and PivotCharts

Date: November 29, 2016 Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST CPE: 2 Format: Webinar
EVENT DESCRIPTION

This session continues the discussion about external data and digs into the details for retrieving data from other sources. We’ll pull data from an Access data base using Microsoft Query. We’ll learn how to retrieve data from simple text files as well, and how to prepare data for use with Excel. This session concludes by examining several data visualization tools in Excel, including PivotCharts.
Topics Discussed:
• External Data
• Text Files
• Data Preparation
• Accounting System Data
• Getting Graphic

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
State the process for creating a PivotChart
Recognize the option that imports external data directly into a PivotTable
Recall which Excel feature creates a chart within a single worksheet cell
MAJOR TOPICS
External Data Text Files Data Preparation Accounting System Data Getting Graphic
EVENT DETAILS
CPE FIELD OF STUDY
Specialized Knowledge & Applications (2 Credits)
INSTRUCTOR(S)
Jeff Lenning
COURSE LEVEL
Intermediate
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