Do you want to make your annual company performance meeting less boring? Create a funny cocktail chart for it! E.g., you can mix in a glass percentages of department contribution to the company revenue.
Excel propose easy and very fast way to create a chart by using shortcut keys.
Creating a thermometer chart you are not limited to a single color bar. Instead you can specify different colors for different value intervals. This tip shows you how to create a rainbow thermometer chart. E.g., working on some goal you can specify risk zones for it: red zone - risk of the fail is high, yellow zone - success/fail is unknown, green zone - success is not far enough.
Data visualization is a key cognitive tool that enables you to attract more attention to your statements. E.g., you can direct your organization attention to insufficiently developed goals and praise them for successfully performed goals. This tip shows you how to update thermometer char colors automatically according to the current process status.
This tip is about changing number separators in Excel - comma to point, point to comma, semicolon to comma, etc.
To emphasize differences between data in the chart it will be interesting to create a column chart in which the color of each column depends on the value displayed.
For some workbooks with big number of sheets or to highlighting some important data, it is necessary to create hyperlinks to another cell in the same spreadsheet.
This tip will help you to select all cells in the worksheet in one click.
Unfortunately, when you try to paste a series of cells with blank cells, Paste special with Skip blanks option doesn't seem to work.
Here's a quick way to unmerge all merged cells in a worksheet: