I use Excel almost every day. But while I know so many more tricks than I did before I started my current job, I still feel I’ve only scratched the surface of all the functionalities this tool offers.
For instance, I just learned today that I’ve been doing way too much work to sum up an entire column of numbers—all I really need to do is highlight and press two buttons. Mind. Blown.
And it never fails—every time I see something new, my eyes get wide and I get really excited. Because it’s kind of like magic. Just one simple trick can help to increase your productivity substantially.
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Abby works in health education and prevention at a university in Washington, DC. When she’s not trying to make the world a healthier place, you can find her taking selfies with her cat (Mildred Meow Meow), hunting down the city's best grilled cheese, or zipping through the city on her bike, named Libby. Say hi on Twitter.More from this Author