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Three issues with your Financial Models

Three issues with your Financial Models Let's talk about Financial Modelling When it comes to Financial Models we are thinking of Profit & Loss, Budget, Forecasting, ...
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Lego

Lego Excel has a lot in common with Lego. I compare Excel often to Lego. You're getting building blocks and it all depends on what you ...
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What does ‘No Decision’ really mean?

What Does 'No Decision' Really Mean? No Decision is also a decision. Look, if you are sitting on the fence and not deciding whether to do or ...
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The classic safari company

The Classic Safari Company Many of you know, that The Classic Safari Company is one of my longest active clients. I have the privilege to serve Julie, Sarah ...
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You can’t outperform unfunctional systems

You can't outperform Unfunctional Systems I'm using a phrase here which is used in the weight loss industry, saying: "You can't outperform a bad diet" ...
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The use of excel in your HR Department

The use of Excel in your HR Department Are you working in HR?If you are working in HR, you are coming across a lot of ...
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What’s most important for you in your workflow?

What’s most important for you in your workflow? Recently I conducted a poll on LinkedIn – asking my over 2,000 connections for their opinion on the ...
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Working with your data from your ERP System

How to Efficiently Use Data From Your ERP-System? Are you using an ERP System in your business and constantly downloading data into Excel? If you are ...
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How good are your quote templates?

How Good Are Your Quote Templates? Is this you? Do you use quote templates in your business solutions? When it comes to quote templates, I see three ...
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What would it be worth to you?

What would it be worth to you? I’ve been solving business riddles since 1985 for various clients in Europe and in Australia and New Zealand. Each ...
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Why Excel

Why Excel? Every now and then I’ve been asked "why are you such a fan of Excel." There are so many other good software tools around ...
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The numbers don’t lie

The Numbers Don't Lie In these lockdown times we are all looking at the latest numbers around the Covid development. ...some of us on a daily ...
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