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Performance tips for your Power Pivot sheet

Power Pivot is a really good personal Business Intelligence tool with a great performance. However, for every tool there are tips to optimize the …

How to Make a Pareto Chart in Excel (Static & Interactive)

Pareto Chart is based on the Pareto principle (also known as the 80/20 rule), which is a well-known concept in project management.<p>According to this …

Excel Power Tips: Useful Techniques for Excel Lists, Drop Downs and Data Validation

17 Employee Engagement Lessons from Game Of Thrones

Is your office turning into King’s Landing every Monday morning? By now it doesn’t even matter if you’re a Game of Thrones fan or not, your employees most probably are.<p>If you want to avoid disciplinary meetings over spoilers and office gossip on who should sit on the Iron Throne we suggest keep …

Want to become a Data God? Learn Excel Data Tables

Excel Howtos , Featured , Learn Excel - 124 comments<p>Excel table is a series of rows and columns with related data that is managed independently. …

Why Do You Need Formulas and Functions?

This How-To Geek School class is intended for people who use Excel, or try to use Excel, but are intimidated by the concept of formulas and …

Defining and Creating a Formula

In this lesson, we introduce you to basic rules for creating formulas and using functions. We feel one of the best ways to learn is through practice, …

How to Manage App Permissions on Android

Android permissions used to be a mess, but modern versions of Android have simplified them greatly. Now, Android has an iOS-style permission system …

Square Cash Lets You Send Real Money To Anyone Over Email For Free

Square has unveiled a new product called Square Cash that lets you send anyone money from your bank account through email. You compose a new email to the person you want to pay, cc cash@square.com, put the amount in the subject, and send. No hidden fees or strings attached.<p>Square has been privately …

Fold Shirts Military Style for Efficient Packing

Most people know that rolling t-shirts is the most efficient way to pack them into a suitcase, but not all shirt rolls are created equal. For a truly …

How to build a tin can waveguide antenna

How To Build A Tin Can Waveguide WiFi Antenna<p>for 802.11(b or g) Wireless Networks<br>or other 2.4GHz Applications<p>Got no dough for a commercial WiFi …

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3 Great Uses For Old Routers

Just like most people, you've probably got a few old routers lying around. It's true that unlike computers, phones, and tablets, routers are somewhat …

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How To Persuade People Online - 17 Lesser Known Jedi Mind Tricks

Want to know how to persuade people online and get what you want?<p>The power of influence is usually all that separates the successful from everyone …

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How to Migrate Your Google Account to a New One

Whether you’ve outgrown your college era email address and you want a professional one, or you want to change your firstname.maiden account to …

The Moore Things Change...

Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose.<p>- Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr, <i>Les Guêpes</i><p>In 1961,<p>Dwight D. Eisenhower severs diplomatic and consular …