### Create an Excel Pivot Chart from Your PivotTable

Problem:  You have data with thousands of donors and their annual gifts listed. The PivotTable you are using still doesn’t help you see which donors gave the most or how many donors gave you donations at various giving tiers.

### Share Big Picture Data with an Excel Timeline Chart

It can be difficult to quickly, efficiently communicate project timelines. A graphic representation of your deadlines and milestones can clear up a somewhat complicated meeting. Think of project management. You can see when certain processes are started and completed in relation to other processes. Or, try an Excel timeline chart in scheduling to make sure…

### How to Add a Trend or Moving Average Line to Excel Chart

When looking at a newly created chart in Excel, it can be difficult to tell which way the data is trending. These charts are often composed of thousands of points of data. Sometimes we can tell which way the data is moving over time, but other times we have to use some of the features…

### Personal Monthly Budget Template for Excel

Take control of your finances with this personal monthly budget template! Download today and start tracking your expenses to get a sense of how you are spending your money each month. Once you have done that you can make adjustments to your budget to improve efficiency. It’s that easy.

### Save Your Excel Chart as an Image

Excel is one of the best programs a person can use to turn hard data into an attractive and easily understood chart. An Excel chart can make a striking visual for a presentation or report. Here are three different ways to save an Excel chart as an image file, such as .bmp, .jpg, and .png,…

### Excel Formula Auditing

The formula function in Excel is one of the most useful things any business owner or employee can use, especially when large volumes of data need to be evaluated. Sometimes you are given completed worksheets that you need to do extra analysis on. It is sometimes difficult to see where all of the functions in…

### Creating a Radar Chart in Excel

Sometimes it is very useful to see the magnitude of many variables for several different independent variables in one chart. The easiest way to do this is to create a radar chart, also known as a spider chart or web chart in Excel. A radar chart in Excel is set up like a wheel with…

### Use an Excel Formula to Convert Text to Numbers

Excel is the go-to program when you need to organize data, create formulas and share information with the team. That being said, working with data in numerous places and applications can make the data import not as seamless as one would hope. Let’s say you transferred data from an external source into Excel and numbers were mistaken for text….

### Share Data with an Excel Chart Secondary Axis

Placing two data sets in an Excel chart is an effective way to quickly understand data and make important business decisions. However, when the values in your data sets widely vary, your chart may be difficult to comprehend. A great way to mitigate this problem and make your data clear and easy to understand  is by…

### Excel Macro to Delete Rows

In our fast-paced, technology-driven world, it doesn’t make sense to spend time clicking through rows and rows on a spreadsheet just to delete them. By using the power of Excel Macros, you can automate the process so that Excel will eliminate any and all flagged rows instantaneously. Let’s take a real-world example. Transfiguration, Inc., is…