Microsoft Excel - How To Make Amazing Graphs in Excel

Impress your boss and co-workers with your beautiful and very useful graphs. Follow along - step by step.
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How to create amazing beautiful graphs quickly and easily


  • Have a basic knowledge of Excel


I used to be an accountant and financial controller and I made beautiful graphs all the time. The board of directors used to think I was a genius, but actually they are very easy to do once you know how.

The course covers:

Creating the data table

Let's create our first graph

All the chart elements

Why the gridlines are crucial

Bring to life with color

How to select and move data

Line charts, stacked charts by area, stacked bar, and pie chart part 1 - formatting

Pie chart part 2 and linking data

Trendlines and scatter graphs

Combo charts and the secondary axis

Gantt charts

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner Excel users who want to quickly and easily produce amazing, beautiful and useful graphs that will really impress people

Course content

3 sections13 lectures45m total length
  • Introduction
  • Downloadable spreadsheet that I create during the course


Excel Trainer and Fanatic
Keith Griggs
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I an English and live near London. I am a qualified accountant. I worked for many years in industry as a Financial Controller and CFO.

I really love Excel and have been using it pretty much all day every day for over 30 years.

Now my mission is to share my knowledge and passion for Excel so that other people can benefit from it as much as I do.