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Working with large quantities of data in spreadsheets can be difficult and time-consuming. Have you ever wished there was a quick and efficient way to organize and evaluate your data within seconds? Pivot Tables are your answer! In this course we will explore the world of Pivot Tables within Google Sheets, and learn how to quickly organize thousands of datapoints with just a few clicks of the mouse. We will analyze the Average rainfall across multiple US cities, the Top 10 of the Fortune Global 500, and a selection of Films released between 2010 and 2016. You will learn techniques such as sorting, subtotaling, and filtering your data using these real world examples. By the end of the course, you will be able to create your own custom pivot tables with datasets of any size!
Introduction to Pivot Tables for Google SheetsFree
This chapter will discuss what a pivot table is, how it works, and will lead you through the steps of creating and setting up your first pivot table.Introduction to pivot tables50 xpCreate a pivot table100 xpCreate a pivot table pt 2100 xpCreate a pivot table pt 3100 xpPivot table rows and columns50 xpSelect rows100 xpSelect columns100 xpRearrange rows and columns100 xpPivot table values50 xpSelecting values100 xpSelecting multiple values100 xpPivot table basics50 xp
Behind the Scenes of the Pivot Table
This chapter discuss how a pivot table works, and how it deals with the underlying data.How a pivot table works50 xpWhat does a pivot table do?50 xpAnalyze the pivot table50 xpAnalyze the pivot table pt 250 xpUsing filters in a pivot table50 xpSelecting filters100 xpFiltering by using a string100 xpFiltering on min/max values100 xpFiltering on values100 xpPutting all the pieces together50 xpBuilding a complete pivot table100 xpBuilding a complete pivot table pt 2100 xpBuilding a complete pivot table pt 3100 xp
This chapter will discuss more advanced options that will help you to get the most of your pivot tables.Changing the calculation of values50 xpCounting text values100 xpCounting numerical values100 xpMinimum and maximum values100 xpAverage and median100 xpCalculated fields50 xpWhat can be done with a calculated field50 xpCreate a calculated field100 xpCreate a calculated field pt 2100 xpCreate a calculated field pt 3100 xpData as percentages, drilling down, & grouping50 xpPercentage of grand total100 xpPercentage of rows100 xpWhat does drilling down do?50 xpGrouping rows100 xp
Editing Data and Troubleshooting
This chapter will walk you through modifying data in a pivot table, and troubleshooting various issues you may encounter.Adding or Changing Data50 xpChanging the source data50 xpCorrect the dataset100 xpCorrecting Inconsistent Source Data50 xpFind and correct the error in the data100 xpAdding data50 xpTroubleshooting and Errors50 xpFinding Missing Data in a Dataset50 xpFind missing data within this dataset100 xpBest Practices and Recommendations50 xpTypes of Categories50 xpSelect the Measurements100 xpAlternatives to Pivot Tables50 xpFinal Thoughts50 xp
My mission is to share my passion and knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Data, and Analytics with the world. I founded Office Innovator to provide corporate and academic Microsoft Excel training, and Spreadsheet Allstars to provide daily tips and tricks to hone your skills. I believe that mastering spreadsheets will provide a great foundation for all Data-centric learning. With over 15 years of experience with Excel in professional and academic environments, and an MBA from Rutgers University, I understand its importance in the modern workplace, and have developed training programs to help others learn the vast capabilities that are available to them.