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Finance For Non-Finance Professionals - What Should You Know?

Let’s say you’re an IT professional or a mechanical engineer. Do you really need to pick up finance skills?

Yes, you do.

Just because you’re a non-finance professional is no excuse for you not to learn finance.

Skills vs. Degrees/Certification: What Matters In Today's Era?

There’s a lot of talk about skills vs. degrees or skills vs. certifications. Frankly, that’s a bit of a false choice.

You need a graduate degree at least to be considered for any role in the banking, consulting, financial services 

Procrastination: Biggest Obstacle to Your Learning

Okay, so you’re preparing for a job interview at a private bank coming Monday, which is why you’ve signed up for The Financial Analyst Skills Training (FAST) online course from SKILLFIN LEARNING.

 

The Pyramid Principle of Communication

One of the most powerful and frequently used frameworks in business communication is the Pyramid Principle.

100+ Useful Excel Keyboard short cuts

Using Excel short cuts help work much faster and improve efficiency. Here is a list of 100+ keyboard shortcuts for commonly used functions. Practicing these short cuts would help you to memorize them, thus improving the productivity drastically while working on complex data analysis or financial models.

Financial Analytics for Business Performance

Financial analytics in the current business panorama has emerged as a valuable tool for every company be it small medium or large. 

Filter Function for Data Analytics - with Examples

The Filter function is a newly introduced function in Microsoft Excel 365. It is not available in earlier versions of excel. In earlier versions, Filtering of large data sets was done manually.

Microsoft Excel as a tool for Data Analytics

The range of technologies that a good data analyst must be familiar with is huge. It spans myriad tools, platforms, hardware and software.

There are both basic and advanced data analysis and visualization tools. See below for a list of such tools.

PowerPoint Presentation Tips

I have a presentation tomorrow! I need to pitch my ideas to investors! Need to present some report in office today. Have a business proposal meet....

Sort Function for Data Analytics in Excel

In our last blog, we discussed the new Unique function in Excel. In this blog, we will discuss about the newly introduced Sort Function, which is also useful for analyzing large data sets.

Importance of Excel Analytics in Work Life

Appearance of Microsoft Excel in workplace dates back to 1985. Hearing about Microsoft Excel the first thing that comes to mind is the endless lists of numbers across the screen or the spreadsheet.

Understanding the Unique Function in Excel

Microsoft Excel 365 has come with a series of new array functions. These functions are very useful & the Unique function is one of them.

Nanodegree and Online Learning

A breakthrough in the sector of education that emerged few years ago is the trend of micro credentials and nanodegrees.

Online Learning Develops Soft Skills

Why do you choose an online program? Mostly because of its flexibility, convenience and cost-effectiveness.

Game Stopped for GameStop Traders – Case Study

Over the last one month we have heard this name quite frequently – GameStop. What is GameStop? Why has it become a famous name?

Hierarchy Charts in Excel- Tree Map & Sunburst

Hierarchy refers to different levels within a system. In an organization, hierarchy means the different levels at which people within the organization operate (juniors, mid-level and senior level).