CategoryExcel tips and tricks

Slicer in Excel – A better way to filter your data


Almost everyone knows how to use filters in excel but very few know that there is visual filter called ‘slicer in excel’. Without any doubts filters are most commonly used functionality in excel to slice and dice data. Its very useful and easy to use when you have multiple columns. But given that filters work based on dropdowns the selections are hidden and only visible when you click...

Excel Vlookup Tutorial for Humans [updated for 2021]


In this tutorial we will learn how to use VLOOKUP formula in Excel to get things done effectively. In case, If you don’t know what is VLOOKUP then no worries….you are in a right place. I’ll start with basics and then gradually walk you through all real-world use cases. Lets kickstart this Excel VLOOKUP tutorial and get most out of this. Why should you learn Vlookup? Trust me...

How to Solve Your Real Problems With Excel Goal Seek


We want to generate $1m Revenue in 2018 said by CEO. Well, that’s ambitious goal… Considering our current year Revenue is at $0.7m but how do we achieve that..? let’s see if we can use Excel Goal Seek to put some foundations. By the way, we are into Chocolate business. I’ll walk you through step by step on building various models to achieve 1m revenue target by using Goal...