Excel 2016: Mastering Excel 2016 – Basics

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If you learn to use Excel 2016, you will start to see how useful it is in your life – from formatting your grocery list to calculating complex ROI values. If you are just getting started with Excel, this 4-hour ’Mastering Excel 2016 – Basics’ course will walk you through the essentials of what you need to know about Microsoft Excel 2016.

Length: 4 hrs 4 min

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If you’ve mastered Microsoft Excel 2016 then you have one of the most practical and valuable skill sets in all of modern business. A spreadsheet guru can work wonders – from organizing lists, to creating multi-layered, interactive reports, to revealing answers to business critical questions like ROI, budget allocations, tracking expenditures, and more. This Mastering Excel 2016 – Basics course is your first step towards getting started with Microsoft Excel.

Let Microsoft Certified Trainers Barbara Evers and Christina Tankersley walk you through the basics of what you need to know about Microsoft Excel 2016, including:

  • Navigating around Excel
  • Creating and saving a Workbook
  • Using basic Office features including Undo, Redo, and the Office clipboard
  • The basics of Functions and Formulas
  • Applying Formatting
  • Managing Workbook properties

Objectives. You will be able to:

    • Demonstrate how to navigate the ribbon
    • Discuss the compatibility issues between Excel 2016 and older versions of Excel
    • create worksheet formulas
    • Demonstrate how to copy formulas and functions to multiple cells
    • Assemble templates for use on future spreadsheets

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  1. Introduction
  2. Selecting and Navigating
  3. Keyboard Navigation and Basic Data Entry
  4. The Ribbon
  5. The Quick Access Toolbar
  6. Creating a New Spreadsheet
  7. Compatibility Issues
  8. Cell Data & Data Types
  9. Accessing Help
  10. Creating Worksheet Formulas
  11. Insert Functions
  12. Re-using Formulas and Functions
  13. Insert, Delete, & Adjust Columns & Rows
  14. Find and Replace
  15. Use Proofing and Research Tools
  16. Apply Text Formats
  17. Apply Number Formats
  18. Align Cell Contents
  19. Applying Styles and Themes
  20. Conditional Formatting
  21. Creating and Using Templates
  22. Preview and Print a Notebook
  23. Page Layout
  24. Configure Headers and Footers
  25. Managing Worksheets
  26. View Options
  27. Managing Workbook Properties

Barbara EversIt doesn’t take long for people who meet Barbara Evers to recognize her talents in written and verbal communication. Tapping into this strength, Barbara has found success in many facets of her life. Her mission is to help others do the same professionally and personally.

Barbara received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Zoology and a Master of Arts in Professional Communication from Clemson University. She is an active member of the Association for Type International, and her certifications include:

  • Myers Briggs Type Indicator
  • Coaching Using Multiple Models
  • Global Corporate College (GCC)
  • Development Dimensions International (DDI)
  • Zig Ziglar
  • Achieve Global

Barbara  has over twenty-five years’ experience in training and public speaking with an emphasis in Career Development. With a broad list of clients in the corporate, non-profit, and government arenas, she excels in teaching participants the skills and techniques that will advance their careers. Her educational and career pursuits have provided a diverse background for her to use in instructional design and in the classroom.  She draws from this experience to customize her materials and provide a valuable, interactive experience for each participant. Her areas of expertise include Communication, Customer Service, Management, and Leadership as well as software training. 

Barbara lives in Greer, SC and is a published writer and the recipient of several writing awards, including a Pushcart Prize nomination. She writes for several blogs including two of her own and is an active member of South Carolina Writers Association and HubCity Writers.

For more information, visit her website, http://eversworks.com/ and her writing blog, https://aneclecticmuse.blogspot.com/.

Christina Tankersley

Christina Tankersley has been involved with software education and project management since 1994. Her career includes working on software development and varying manufacturing projects, helping people understand the power of diverse thinking, and continue to learn tools to share with customers, students, and the population at large.


Her primary focus for instruction includes:

  • Project Management
  • Leadership
  • Microsoft Software
  • Herrmann Brain Dominance Index
  • Customer Relationship Management Tools
  • Business Analysis
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library

She has a BS in Business from the University of Charleston, an MBA from North Greenville University, and certifications including Project Management Professional (PMP), Comptia A+, Comptia Certified Technical Trainer, and Microsoft Certified Trainer.

When not working or studying, she loves to travel, read, and spend time with friends and family.

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