Manipulate text data using some functions and tools such as MID, RIGHT, LEFT, CONCATENATE, FIND, and SUBSTITUTE.
Analyze data professionally using pivot tables and VLOOKUP to summarize large datasets and lookup values.
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In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to manipulate data by formulas and apply the functions to extract the words from the text. Moreover, you will be able to identify and manage your string data. Finally, you will be able to create pivot tables and lookup functions to summarize and analyze your data sets. This project will show you how to Manipulate text and how to analyze it to present it professionally in different ways. This guided project is for people in the field of business and data analysis. It provides you with important steps to be a data analyst. Moreover, it equips you with the knowledge in spreadsheets related to business analysis and how to manipulate data by functions. Note: This project works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Manipulate data and replace old words with new ones using the SUBSTITUTE function.
Apply the functions to extract words from texts and concatenate words using some functions such as MID, RIGHT, LEFT, CONCATENATE, FIND, and SUBSTITUTE.
Apply VLOOKUP functions to analyze data and lookup values.
Create a pivot table and summarise, sort, reorganize, group, count total, or average data stored in a table.
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
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.
Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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