Recognize when and why a lookup function is better than a direct cell reference Use three of Excel's many lookup functions Gain comfort with the arguments of the functions presented
Basic knowledge of Excel for Windows
How do you pull a value from a cell into another cell? Do you use a direct cell reference, like =G10? If so, you are probably missing out on some efficiency gains that could be achieved by using a variety of Excel's lookup functions. Veteran Excel users, who are aware of the VLOOKUP function, are also painfully aware of its limitations--especially that it cannot go left. We will explore how to bypass VLOOKUP's limitations by nesting functions and by moving beyond VLOOKUP altogether.
Delivery Method: Individual webcast
CPE Credit: Computer software & applications
Program Level: Basic