Learn Office 2007 with Ribbon Hero

By | Feb 24, 2010

One of the biggest problems with Office 2007 is that the interface of the programs is very different from previous versions of Office.  Tasks you can usually do with your eyes closed have become absurdly hard in 2007 simply because we have to relearn the interface.  Once you figure out the interface, you’ll find that […]

Excel Is NOT a Database!

By | Nov 16, 2009

We all know what Microsoft Excel is.  It’s a spreadsheet software.  It’s not a database.  It’s never been a database.  It never will be a database.  Do I sound strident there?  GOOD! Seriously, it’s not a database, folks, so please quit using it as one.  I can’t tell you how many places I’ve worked keep […]

Using Sort in Microsoft Excel

By | Aug 26, 2008

You have a beautiful spreadsheet that you use to track customer purchases.  Every time you get a purchase order, you enter it into the spreadsheet so you can track orders.  But your boss wants to have the spreadsheet sorted by customer name.  What do you do?  You could laboriously go through and insert a row […]

Software Training from Microsoft

By | Feb 14, 2008

Yes, there are other office products out there besides Microsoft Office. But if you work in the administrative field for any length of time, you’ll soon discover that Microsoft Office is the industry standard for office administration. And, when you reach the upper echelons of your administrative career, you will be expected to know the […]

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