# Microsoft Excel Resources

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## Excel Challenge 30: Create a Dynamic Chart Using Multiple Criteria

Take this free Excel challenge to test your ability to make dropdown lists and dynamic charts!

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## How to Use the OFFSET Function in Excel

The OFFSET function in Microsoft Excel returns a cell or range of cells based on a reference point. It can be used to bring about dynamic behavior,...

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## Excel Challenge 29: Make a Progress Bar in Excel

Challenge your ability to create a functional progress bar in Excel with this workout, then check out our expert's solution!

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## GoSkills Success Stories: How 30 Minutes of Online Learning Led to a Promotion

Thirty minutes a day of learning new skills can have impactful outcomes, like a job promotion. This is the story of a GoSkills learner.

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## 10 Most Common Excel Errors (and How to Fix Them)

Understand and solve common Excel errors, such as #DIV/0!, #N/A, #NAME? with this comprehensive guide and handy tips for error checking and formula...

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## Excel Challenge 28: Create a Column Chart With Conditional Formatting

This Excel Challenge asks you to create a column chart that applies conditional formatting and other advanced elements. This isn't your everyday Ex...

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## PI Function in Excel

PI is one of the most popular numbers in mathematics, and it pops up quite frequently in the physical world. Unsurprisingly, you may need to use th...

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## How to Use the Excel TEXTJOIN Function

Discover the Excel TEXTJOIN function as a simpler way to combine text strings than CONCATENATE and &. Learn tricks like line breaks and dynamic out...

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## How to Use the Excel REPLACE Function

The Excel REPLACE function can be used in a variety of unexpected ways.

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## Excel Challenge 27: Create a Dataset Using Random Selection

Take this Excel challenge to create a database using randomly-selected values from a list!

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## How to Use the Excel SEQUENCE Function

Your simple, no-fluff guide on how to use the SEQUENCE function in Excel. Use dynamic arrays to return multiple values with a single input.

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## GoSkills 10th Anniversary Special: 10 Resources for Leveling Up Your Career

These GoSkills resources provide the best tips for personal and professional development. Discover even more helpful ways to boost your career and ...

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## Excel Challenge 26: VLOOKUP With Duplicates

In this Excel challenge, some of the lookup values are duplicated in the source data set. Can you get Excel to find the right one?

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## GoSkills 10th Anniversary Special: Our 10 Most Popular Online Courses

This blog celebrates GoSkills' 10th anniversary and counts down its top 10 most popular online courses. From Excel to project management, the cours...

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## How to Use the Excel MID Function

The Excel MID function helps you extract a piece of text when there is text on either side.

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## How to Calculate Compound Interest in Excel

Discover how to easily calculate compound interest in Excel with this step-by-step guide. Learn the formulas and functions needed to accurately pro...

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## Introduction to VBA Editor in Excel

Writing VBA code enables you to create powerful macros that can complete repetitive tasks at the push of a button. Learn how to use the VBA editor ...

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## The Ultimate Guide to Pivot Tables in Excel

Learn how to master pivot tables in Excel to summarize, discover trends, and make sense of large data sets. This guide covers how to create pivot t...

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## Excel Challenge 25: Convert Dates Stored as Text

What are your options when dates in Excel are stored as text? Take this Excel challenge for a spin, then check out our solution!

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## How to Use the Excel ISERROR Function

Figure out whether an input will result in an error in advance with the Excel ISERROR Function.