Microsoft Excel

What is Excel?

A software program created by Microsoft that uses spreadsheets to organize numbers and data with formulas and functions. Excel analysis is ubiquitous around the world and used by businesses of all sizes to perform financial analysis.

What is Excel used for?

Excel is typically used to organize data and perform financial analysis. It is used across all business functions and at companies from small to large.

The main uses of Excel include:

  • Data entry
  • Data management
  • Accounting
  • Financial analysis
  • Charting and graphing
  • Programming
  • Time management
  • Task management
  • Financial modeling
  • Customer relationship management (CRM)
  • Almost anything that needs to be organized!