Excel for Accounting Professionals Session 8: Dynamic Headers, Mapping Tables and Error Check WEBCAST

Thursday, December 10 10:00am - 12:00pm PST

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Overview

The Excel for Accounting Professionals webcast series concludes by applying many of the items covered at the same time. We start by discussing dynamic headers, and how important they are when automating reporting workbooks. Next, we review how to transpose the orientation of the conditional summing function to produce horizontal or crosstab reports. We review the idea of mapping tables and show how they are the key to unlocking major efficiency gains. Lastly, we use data validation in our digital reports and review a critical worksheet that belongs in just about every recurring-use workbook: ErrorCk. The webcast is designed with time for you to work along. This hands-on workshop is an effective way to learn Excel, since you’ll be completing the same exercises demonstrated by the instructor. A link will be provided so you can download the necessary Excel files. During the session, the instructor will provide time for you to complete the exercises using your Microsoft Excel for Windows. For each topic presented, the instructor explains the topic and demonstrates it with Excel exercises. Then, the instructor provides time for you to complete many of the same exercises. Finally, the instructor demonstrates the solutions for all the exercises in the practice workbook and then moves to the next topic. This format allows you to work along rather than just watch passively, enabling you to immediately practice the skills demonstrated.

Highlights

Headers, Reports, Mapping Tables, Data Validation

Prerequisites

Working knowledge of Excel

Objectives

Upon completion of this webcast, you will be able to: Create dynamic headers. Create horizontal reports. Use mapping tables. Use data validation to provide dynamic reports. Improve error checking. Apply 10-plus features, functions, and techniques in a single user workbook.

Preparation

NONE

Notice

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Leader(s):

Leaders

Jeff Lenning

Jeff Lenning, CPA, CITP Click Consulting / Seal Beach, CA

Jeff Lenning, author of Excel University, is an award-winning Excel instructor who has provided continuing education to thousands of CPAs nationwide over the past 10 years.

He is a Microsoft Certified Excel Expert, and his Excel articles have been featured in trade publications such as the Journal of Accountancy and California CPA.

He is a former chair of the California CPA State Technology Committee, and has held a variety of other leadership positions within his local CalCPA chapter.

He worked at Arthur Andersen, Gateway computers, and Interpore Cross International. In 2000, he started Click Consulting, a technology consulting firm.

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Non-Member Price $119.00

Member Price $99.00