• Michael Sena

14 Expert Excel Skills in Business Analytics

Why do Business Analysts use spreadsheets?

Business Analyst is one of the most popular job titles. As a blanket term, it covers many roles that deal with data and business processes and often focus on specific industry knowledge, software or programming languages. What they all have in common is the frequent use of Excel.

Expert spreadsheet skills are a must when dealing with various systems and informing decisions with data insights. Excel often acts as connective tissue between different analytics packages, allowing to share data sets with less technical colleagues or visualising data at speed.

Also, Excel Experts and VBA Developers frequently assume the role of business analyst. Helping customers from many industries with their spreadsheet challenges, we always put the effort into understanding their goals and niche to make Excel tools suitable for their business.</