Microsoft® Excel® 2013: Data Analysis and Business Modeling

Microsoft® Excel® 2013: Data Analysis and Business Modeling
Published:January 15, 2014Language:English
Author:Wayne L. WinstonTechnology:Microsoft Excel 2013
Length:888 PagesISBN 13:9780735669130

List Price:

$ 49.99
About The BookSolve real business problems with Excel—and sharpen your edge

Master business modeling and analysis techniques with Microsoft Excel 2013, and transform data into bottom-line results. Written by award-winning educator Wayne Winston, this hands-on, scenario-focused guide shows you how to use the latest Excel tools to integrate data from multiple tables—and how to effectively build a relational data source inside an Excel workbook.

Solve real business problems with Excel—and sharpen your edge
  • Summarize data with PivotTables and Descriptive Statistics

  • Explore new trends in predictive and prescriptive analytics

  • Use Excel Trend Curves, multiple regression, and exponential smoothing

  • Master advanced Excel functions such as OFFSET and INDIRECT

  • Delve into key financial, statistical, and time functions

  • Make your charts more effective with the Power View tool

  • Tame complex optimization problems with Excel Solver

  • Run Monte Carlo simulations on stock prices and bidding models

  • Apply important modeling tools such as the Inquire add-in
  • About Wayne L. WinstonWayne L. Winston is a professor of Decision Sciences at Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business and has earned numerous MBA teaching awards. For 20+ years, he has taught clients at Fortune 500 companies how to use Excel to make smarter business decisions. Wayne and his business partner Jeff Sagarin developed the player-statistics tracking and rating system used by the Dallas Mavericks professional basketball team. He is also a two time Jeopardy! champion.
    Other Books By Wayne Winston
    Looking for training resources, events and advice from peers? Join the Microsoft Training and Certification Community. Preparing for an exam now? Find your Microsoft Certification Study Group. Talk to us on these social networks:
    What do you think of this book? Your feedback is important in helping us create books that serve your needs and meet your expectations.Please take our survey at www.microsoft.com/learning/booksurvey

    Note: You will need this book's 13-digit International Standard Book Number (ISBN) to take the survey.The ISBN 13 can be found above.
    To report or search for corrections in this book or its companion content,
    search for the title in our online store and then check the Errata & Updates tab. To report errors, please go to our Submit errata page.