Excel’s Top 10 Functions

Cathy Horwitz


About the Webinar


Formulas are equations that can perform calculations, return information, manipulate the contents of other cells, test conditions, and more. Explore what are considered the top 10 functions to know.

Learning Objectives:

Excel functions can greatly enhance your ability to perform tasks in day-to-day activities in Excel.  While there are hundreds of functions in available, there are 10 functions that all Excel users should know.  Whether you are an office worker, or a small business owner using Excel to keep track of your finances or just the casual user, these Excel functions can be very important time savers and enhance your ability to create better performing spreadsheets!


Why Should You Attend:

This webinar will get you started with functions.  You will learn not only HOW to use these functions, but WHY they do what they do.  Knowing the “why” helps you to do more with Excel.  Attendees should have basic knowledge of creating Excel calculations using the basic mathematical operators and know the difference between relative and absolute cell references. This course is for beginner to intermediate Excel users.


Areas Covered in the Session:

Topics covered include:

  • Learn many statistical functions including SUM, AVERAGE, MAX, MIN and COUNT
  • Use the Logical IF statement
  • Understand VLOOKUP
  • Calculate dates using TODAY, and NOW
  • Learn many functions to manipulate text once imported including LEFT, RIGHT, TRIM and CONCAT


Who Will Benefit:

  • Business Owners
  • CEO’s / CFO’s / CTO’s
  • Managers
  • Accountants
  • CPA’s
  • Financial Consultants
  • IT Professionals
  • Auditors
  • Human Resource Personnel
  • Bookkeepers
  • Marketers
  • Anybody with large amounts of Data
  • Anybody who uses Microsoft Excel on a regular basis, and wants to be more efficient and productive


Excel’s Top 10 Functions