MS Excel - From 0 to Working Professional in 1 hour

Learn Excel as fast as possible
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (4,464 ratings)
52,778 students
MS Excel - From 0 to Working Professional in 1 hour
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.4 out of 5 (4,464 ratings)
52,778 students
50% increase in productivity
Start using Excel as fast as possible
The right way to use many functions in Excel

Requirements

  • Have Excel 2007 or above installed in the computer
Description

This course covers Excel basics in the way that's very short and concise. You may use Excel before but this course shows you a better way of using these functions in real work environment. If you are going back to workforce, or looking for jobs, this is the fastest way to refresh your skill or Jump Start your skills. Within 1 hour, you can use Excel the way a working professional would use.  

This course IS NOT for everyone because of 2 things

1. Excel is powerful. Microsoft tries to make Excel as relevant to anyone as possible. However, each occupation use Excel differently. I've no idea how scientists or engineers use Excel. But I know how working professionals, especially analysts use Excel. I've worked as Business Analyst, Market Analyst, and till this day a full time Financial Analyst. Excel changed my life, I get hired, get promoted because that. I hope more people can do the same and better.

2. The pace of the course is super fast. If you like things go slowly, this is NOT for you. This course covers basic Excel. Most of the things in this course should be learnt by doing. Therefore I have enclosed a downloadable workbook. You can see me demonstrating on the left side of the sheet, while you would be practicing on the right.  

Who this course is for:
  • People who are looking for jobs
  • Refresh Excel skills
  • People who are tired of watching long Youtube tutorial videos
  • This course is NOT comprehensive training, it's a quick start guide
  • This is NOT for people who want to learn VBA or coding
Course content
4 sections • 22 lectures • 43m total length
  • Watch this before you start
    01:38
  • How to download course file
    00:06
  • How to learn more
    00:14
  • Excel Road Map and What's covered
    03:20
  • Get Start with Excel
    01:57
  • Simple Calculation
    01:02
  • Relative and Absolute Reference
    01:53
  • Autofill
    01:27
  • 3X your productivity using 3 shortcuts + 1 useful tip
    03:01
  • Basic Excel Formulas
    04:15
  • When to use which function and how to learn
    02:06
  • Check in with you
    01:43
  • Basic Formatting-From Basic to Best Sequence
    04:21
  • Group & Freeze Panes - From Basic to Fancy way to use it
    01:51
  • Format as Table Basic and Why Use it
    01:50
  • Filter in table and in range, Pros&Cons
    01:47
  • Conditional Formatting - From Basic to Fancy
    03:35
  • Format Painter- the Right Way
    01:08
  • Comment- Best Practice
    02:19
  • Data Validation - Creative Way for Data Entry
    02:10
  • Closing Remark
    01:15
  • Coupons are here
    00:09

Instructor
Financial Analyst
Jason Zhang
  • 4.4 Instructor Rating
  • 4,760 Reviews
  • 57,419 Students
  • 2 Courses

Jason has worked as a financial analyst, business analyst, and research analyst from start-up to fortune 500 companies. He holds a Master Degree in Finance from the Johns Hopkins University. He passed CFA level 3 exam.

Jason dedicates his time to help analysts get promoted, get better job and better life, starting from having outstanding Excel skills.

Excel is a powerful tool. It's like golf. You can learn it within several hours, but improve it for the rest of your life. There are tons of free materials out there. But you need structured lectures to build a good mindset in order to reach your goal, which is getting the job done beautifully. So that you can ask for raise, for promotion, even your dream job.