Transcend VLOOKUP in Microsoft Excel-By AtoZ Compliance


Date: June 2nd Friday
Time: 01:00 PM EDT | 10:00 AM PDT
Duration: 90 Minutes
Product Code: 300084
Level: Intermediate

Key Take Away:

Learn to transcend VLOOKUP in Microsoft Excel by using the MATCH function to overcome a data integrity risk and how the SUMIF and SUMIFS functions can serve as alternatives to VLOOKUP.


Look-up formulas such as VLOOKUP allow you to return data from other locations in your spreadsheets without linking to individual worksheet cells. However, VLOOKUP can’t always return the data that you need.

In this webinar, Excel expert David Ringstrom, CPA explores the nuances and limitations of VLOOKUP training, helps you expand your use of this function, and then leaves you with a handful of alternatives.

Why Should You Attend:

Compare and contrast IFNA, IFERROR, and ISERROR, and see which versions of Microsoft Excel training support each of these worksheet functions
Discover how to use wildcards and multiple criteria within look-up formulas
Don’t be caught off-guard by the new IFNA function available to Excel 2013 users
Improve the integrity of spreadsheets with Excel’s VLOOKUP function
Master the versatile SUMIF function

Areas Covered In This Webinar:

Perform dual lookups, where you look across columns and down rows to cross reference the data you need
See how to arrange two worksheets from within the same workbook onscreen at the same time
See why the MATCH and INDEX combination is often superior to VLOOKUP or HLOOKUP function
Uncover the limitations of VLOOKUP, along with alternatives
Use the SUMIFS to sum value based on multiple criteria

Learning Objectives:

Understand how to use VLOOKUP to perform both exact and approximate matches
Use the MATCH function to overcome a data integrity risk with VLOOKUP
See how the SUMIF and SUMIFS functions can serve as alternatives to VLOOKUP

Who Will Benefit:

Investment Analysts / Financial Analysts / Business Analysts
Forecasting & Planning Personnel
Mergers & Acquisitions Specialists
Risk Managers
Strategic Planners / Capital Expenditure Planners
Cost Accountants / Managerial Accountants


For more information, please visit :
Toll Free: +1- 844-414-1400
Tel: +1-516-900-5509
Speakers Profile:

David Ringstrom
David H. Ringstrom, CPA, is an author and nationally recognized instructor who teaches scores of webinars each year. His Excel courses are based on over 25 years of consulting and teaching experience. David’s mantra is “Either you work Excel, or it works you,” so he focuses on what he sees users don’t, but should, know about Microsoft Excel. His goal is to empower you to use Excel more effectively.


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