You’ve finally finished your Excel model. It looks good, there are even dashboards included and you reckon your financial model or workflow is good to go. Think again. There is a thought lingering in your head: is the model sound? Is it sustainable? And most of all: are the results correct? Well, can’t be thatRead more about 547:: Auditing your financial models[…]
In my library there is a book called Knowledge is Beautiful and in there you have pages and pages of data. All presented in a beautiful way, very nicely illustrated. Some are dashboards, some are mind-maps and some are bubble graphs. They all look pretty and some just spectacular. Still the title of the bookRead more about 4:: From Data to Decision![…]
Using a dashboard in a data model is a fantastic idea. It brings your data to life. If you make the dashboard your centre piece you can win the audience on their first glance. Remember with your data model you want to tell a story, and nothing tells a story better than a dashboard with aRead more about 7:: Using Dashboards in Your Data Model…[…]
Are we still using Excel in 2020?
The answer is: absolutely! Without a doubt! There is no other piece of software in the world, which can do what Excel can. There is no other product as versatile as Excel on the market. You can build your workflow, your quote templates, your financial models, your CRM, your sales analytics, your monthly reporting, your bonus system and your dashboards all with the same software tool – Excel. And the above list could go on for another few pages.