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  • Power up your next presentation with these PowerPoint secrets

    PowerPoint found its humble beginnings in 1987 when it was first launched by Microsoft. Back then, it was created to be a visual story telling ...
  • The Top Five Excel Skills that Employers Look for

    Table of Contents Organise and Clean your Data in Excel Present your Excel Data with Interactive Graphs and Charts Look Up Values using VLOOKUP, H...
  • What is Excel Used for?

    What is Excel? The thought of Microsoft Excel might make you break into a cold sweat. Thousands of rows and columns of data can be daunting at firs...
  • How to Pass an Excel Test for an Interview

    Most companies are looking for any job candidate to have a good variety of soft and technical skills as well as the right attitude for work ;-).  O...
  • The COUNTIFS Function in Excel

    COUNTIFS is a powerful statistical function that forms part of the wider Excel Statistical functions category. If you've used the COUNTIF function ...
  • How to format numbers in Excel

    Excel is, at its heart, a programme that manipulates numbers: so getting your numbers to appear as you want is an important skill. The appearance of a number entered in an Excel cell can be changed in many different ways. This blog post shows you how.
  • 5 Microsoft Excel Powerhacks That Will Make Your Day

    Here are five tips born of hard hours grafting through messy databases in search of some grains of gold. Sounds like an exaggeration? Think again… or at least have a read first!
  • Top 10 Essential Skills for Effective Communication

    Being able to communicate effectively is an essential skill. Whether it’s in our business life or our relationships, effective communication is the key to our success.

    Life coaching for effective communication is a fantastic way to learn and attain this skill.  Through several communication models, we’ll show you how to get ahead and stay ahead.

    Here are my top ten essential skills for effective communication.  Master these skills now, and they’ll serve you well for a long time to come!

  • Presentation Skills: 3 Huge Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

    You’ve been working for weeks, brushing up on your presentation skills and creating the perfect slideshow for a big meeting with some high profile ...
  • Workout Tracker, Calorie Counter… All in Excel

    ‘New year, new me’… how many times have you heard that? Or even said it yourself? After overeating over the festive season, we were feeling guilty and began looking for redemption online. We found some useful Excel spreadsheets which could help you (and us!) stay fit this year.
  • How to Excel - Use Filters to Get the Data You Want

    Excel gives you many options when it comes to filtering your data. If you have a database with numerous entries, you can filter the data so that only the relevant information appears. Then, when you remove the filter, you can see all of your data once more. Built-in comparison operators such as “greater than”, “less than”, “between”, “top 10” or even custom filters can show the data you want and hide the rest.
  • 9 Amazing Easter Eggs in Computing

    An Easter egg is an inside joke, hidden message or feature in a medium such as a computer program, film or book.


    In computer software, Easter eggs are secret responses to an undocumented set of commands. The results vary from a simple message or picture to short video games hidden inside your piece of software.