Creating a Budget in Libre Calc for a Small Business

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Access Libre Calc, understand why budgets are useful, and create a new spreadsheets with multiple tabs.

Create organized budget, using formulas and data validation tools

Create a graph.

Clock1 hour
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to access Libre Calc, understand why budgets are useful and create new tabs, populate budget data into the tabs in an organized way, create formulas within tabs to obtain useful information, create dropdowns using the data validation tool, and link data from multiple tabs into a single sheet, to obtain an overview of the business’ performance. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North American region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

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. Access Libre Calc, understand why budgets are useful, and create new tabs.

  2. Populate budget data into the tabs in an organized way.

  3. Create formulas within tabs to obtain useful information.

  4. Create drop-downs using the data validation tool.

  5. Link data from multiple tabs into a single sheet, to obtain an overview of the business’ performance.

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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