A breakdown of 6 careers that require Excel skills

A breakdown of 6 careers that require Excel skills

Businesses are obsessed with data – and for good reason. We turn data into meaningful insights to understand how we can successfully implement new strategies for growth, reduce risk, increase productivity, and manage costs. Essentially, we try to use data to predict and plan for the future, and with data being collected around the clock,…

Are you trying to get Square Pegs into Round Holes with Excel?

Are you trying to get Square Pegs into Round Holes with Excel?

If you’ve seen The Social Dilemma, you’ll realise how easy it is for computer programmers and data scientists to manipulate programmes to suits their needs and protect their time and mental wellbeing. Whether coding in Python or reporting in Excel, saving time with automation tools is vital to methods of working in today’s fast paced,…

Why Geneticists Renamed Genes Due to Excel Troubles

Why Geneticists Renamed Genes Due to Excel Troubles

Excel is a useful tool to effectively organise, analyse and share data. What happens, though, when the default methods used in Excel to organise information do not align with the way we typically work with data? A recent article titled ‘Why Geneticists Really, Really Hate Microsoft Excel’ shows how frustrating Excel can be to use,…