10 popular business uses for Microsoft Excel

10 popular business uses for Microsoft Excel

To the average person, Microsoft Excel is a number-crunching program, used to store and track information, like household expenses. But it is extremely popular in business, as it’s highly visual and with the right training, relatively easy to use. And, while many organisations think that Excel is only good for leaving you cross-eyed trying to…

The Role of Microsoft Excel in Digital Transformation

The Role of Microsoft Excel in Digital Transformation

Developed in 1985 with the sole purpose of helping companies compile financial data and yearly credit and debt sheets, Microsoft Excel remains one of the most widely used spreadsheet programmes around the world. People and businesses invariably turn to Excel to work with data, whether to create a simple shopping list, or to crunch a…

Sustainable Excel solutions for your business

Sustainable Excel solutions for your business

At Summit Solutions, our mission is to empower businesses to implement successful sustainable Excel solutions internally, rather than creating an on-going dependency on us. Over the past 20 years we’ve fine-tuned our corporate consulting and training offering to achieve exactly that. In some cases, when our Clients know exactly what they want, we skip the…

A little bit of Excel can save you a whole lot of time (and money)

A little bit of Excel can save you a whole lot of time (and money)

One of the key components of any training program is to get people to apply what they learned in their every-day. Irrespective of how brilliant the training might be, if the transfer and application of skills are not evident once training has taken place, then there is no real value in what’s been learned. To…

The Future of Excel in the Workplace

The Future of Excel in the Workplace

We’re all familiar with the term Artificial Intelligence (AI), but have you heard of Business Intelligence (BI)? Business intelligence comprises the strategies and technologies used by enterprises for the data analysis of business information, providing a historical, current and predictive view of business operations. Essentially, it is a set of tools that help people to…