Live Educational Webinar
Excel Efficiency: VLOOKUP
Price: FREE
May. 23, 2017 Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Pacific)
1 Hour
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David Ringstrom President and CPA, Accounting Advisors Inc
VLOOKUP is one of Excel’s most useful functions. This course provides an introduction to the VLOOKUP function as well as practical tips for how to use this function to improve the integrity of your spreadsheets, streamline productivity, and decrease accounting errors. We cover the nuances of VLOOKUP, how to counteract missing data with the IFERROR and IFNA functions, and ways to turbo-charge VLOOKUP by incorporating the MATCH function.

This course enables you to:
  • Improve the integrity of spreadsheets with Excel's VLOOKUP function
  • Recognize what causes look-up errors, and see how to overcome such situations
  • Understand the new IFNA function available to Excel 2013 users
  • Uncover the limitations of VLOOKUP, along with alternatives
  • Perform dual lookups across columns and down rows to cross-reference the data you need

Learning Objectives

After attending this event you will be able to:
Identify situations where VLOOKUP may return an error or omit desired data
Improve the integrity of VLOOKUP by way of the MATCH function
Make critical distnctions in your data, such as numbers stored as text


David RingstromPresident and CPA, Accounting Advisors Inc
David Ringstrom
President and CPA, Accounting Advisors Inc
David H. Ringstrom is a CPA and owner of Accounting Advisors, Inc., an Atlanta-based spreadsheet consulting firm that he started in 1991. David speaks at conferences on Excel and presents scores of webinars each year. He is an author and served as the technical editor for over 30 books on accounting software. Some of his freelance articles on spreadsheets have been published internationally.
Moderated by: Khoa TranOperations Manager, Illumeo
Moderated by: Khoa Tran
Operations Manager, Illumeo
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