We designed this skill path for aspiring data professionals with little experience, and learners who use basic Excel in their daily jobs. You’ll learn how to manipulate data using complex formulas, commands, and tools, such as macros, pivot tables, and advanced graphs.
Best of all, you’ll learn by doing — you’ll write code and get feedback directly in the browser. You’ll apply your skills to several guided projects involving realistic business scenarios to build your portfolio and prepare for your next interview.
- How to use foundational math and statistics to perform data analysis
- How to import, prepare, analyze, and summarize data with Excel
- How to perform descriptive statistical analysis
- How to transform data into informative visual insights
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