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Hidden Treasures – Best of Excel on the Web (Sep 2012)

Do you remember the story of Ali Baba and the 40 thieves? The poor woodcutter Ali Baba is in the forest one day collecting firewood, when he overhears a group of 40 thieves. They have come to hide their treasure in a secret cave. But this is no ordinary cave, as it only opens when…

“Power Tips for Microsoft Excel” is now available for you to buy today

“Power Tips for Microsoft Excel” is now out. After months of careful research and weeks of beta testing, we are happy to announce that you can download “Power Tips” today. What fundamental skills do you need to know to save time when working in Microsoft Excel? The two important principles you need to put into…

Our first 1,000 email subscribers!

Today I’d like to thank every visitor who has come to Launch Excel in our first year. We reached a nice milestone this week with over 1,000 email subscribers who have joined to receive our regular emails. Thank you everyone who has already subscribed! And if you haven’t subscribed yet we recommend you get on…

Charts, Dashboards and More – Best of Excel on the Web (May 2012)

In this article I’m going to do a quick round-up of the Best of Excel on the Web. This last month has been pretty intense as I’ve been working on the launch of “Excel Power Tips”. The Ebook and Videos should come out next month (fingers crossed). In the mean time check out the teaser…

Check out our “Excel Power Tips” Ebook and Videos – Coming Soon…

We’d like to announce the upcoming release of “Excel Power Tips”. You should check this out if you are an Intermediate Excel user who wants to learn some power tips that will help you work faster in Excel. We created a short 2 minute video that explains the benefits and features of “Excel Power Tips”….

Results of the Excel Pivot Table survey

A couple of weeks ago we ran a Pivot Table Survey for people interested in learning about Pivot Tables for data analysis. Thanks to everyone who took part. To encourage more responses to the Pivot Table survey there was a contest for our favorite response to the first 2 questions in the survey: Question 1:…

Complete our Excel Pivot Table survey for a chance to win $50 of Amazon gift certificates

At Launch Excel we are getting ready to launch a new Pivot Table training course. It will help Excel users learn about Pivot Tables and how to use them for data analysis. Pivot tables are probably the single most powerful built-in feature of Excel. Did you know that a lot of people are scared by…

Best of Launch Excel in 2011

2011 was the first year for Launch Excel. I started working on the site full time in October 2011. In the full year to Dec 31, there were 5,218 unique page views and there will be many more visitors in 2012! To welcome in the New Year I will highlight the most popular content from…

Launch Excel – Who is it for?

In a previous blog article I shared with you the story of the beginnings of Launch Excel. I told you how I went from working a regular day job in finance to setting up LaunchExcel.com to help others use Excel more effectively. If you haven’t read that article you can do so by clicking here….

Launch Excel – The Personal Story

Launch Excel is a website about learning and using Microsoft Excel. Most of the contents you find here comes from me – Victor. You’ll find that Launch Excel is not a tips and tricks site, though let me say I have nothing against blogs that show you tip after tip after tip – they’re neat…