Create a Project Management Tracker using Microsoft Excel

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

C​reate a new workbook in Microsoft Excel and share the document with others.

Design and organize the project management tracker using formatting tools in Microsoft Excel.

A​dd content to the project tracking spreadsheet with dropdown lists and conditional formatting.

Clock2 hours
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

As a small business owner, budgets are often tight for the "extras." Often times, this means that some of those high-value marketing tools cannot be offered. Small business owners should turn to free or low-cost alternatives. An easy-to-use and manageable alternative is a free online version of Microsoft Excel from Microsoft Office 365. In this project, you will learn how to create a simple project management tracking sheet. At the end of this project, you will have the Excel project management tracking template for the next presentation of your development project.

Skills you will develop

  • Project Management
  • Spreadsheet
  • Project Planning

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Log into Microsoft Excel Online and open a blank spreadsheet.

  2. Share a document in Microsoft Excel and organize the sections of the tracker

  3. Use project management skills to develop a project tracking spreadsheet.

  4. Add static content and drop-down menus to the project tracker

  5. Add conditional formatting and hyperlinks to the project tracker

How Guided Projects work

Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required

In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step

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