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I’m John, and my goal is to help you master Excel!

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How To Create A Hyperlink To The Current Workbook Folder

This formula will create a hyperlink that opens a file explorer window to the folder location where the current workbook is saved.

Excel Social Communities

These groups are can be a great place for beginners to ask questions to the community or have a go at answering them. Since you're...

How To Get The Current Workbook Folder Path

This formula will return the folder path where the current workbook is saved.

How To Query A Query In Power Query

Today I was using power query to import external data in a CSV file and then do some transformations on the data. I decided I wanted to import my...

How To Extract Data From Multiple Webpages With Power Query

Excel's Power Query (or Get & Transform since Excel 2016) is a great tool for building queries to get data from the web. Within a couple of minutes...

How To Calculate The Volume Of A Sphere

This formula will calculate the volume of a sphere given its radius.

How To Count The Number Of Items Less Than The Average

This formula will take the average of a numerical range then return the count of the items in the range that are less than the average.

Moz Open Site Explorer Template

This template allows you to pull data from Moz Open Site Explorer (OSE) into Excel using Power Query (Get & Transform in Excel 2016). Moz OSE is an...

How To Create Table Relationships

Excel isn't a database, but that hasn't stopped people from using it as one. People have been doing this since early versions of Excel and creating...

101 Advanced Pivot Table Tips And Tricks You Need To Know

Pivot tables are awesome! They’re one of Excel’s most powerful features, they allow you to quickly summarize large amounts of data in a matter of seconds. This collection of awesome tips and tricks will help you master pivot tables and become a data analysis wizard!

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