Excel 2007 is the best new version of Excel.
This book is a short, quick look at Excel 2007 and is designed to introduce
you to its wonderful new features. It was originally conceived to have 25
cool things. In the end, there are 40 chapters. Excel 2007 has so many cool
visual features that I decided to publish the book in color.
The fi rst 20 or so chapters are features that are new in Excel 2007. The
major new stuff is up front, followed by some minor features. Chapters 20-
34 are a mix of features that have been improved, or perhaps old features
The objective of this book is to help financial planners improve
their spreadsheet skills by providing a structured approach to
developing spreadsheets for forecasting, financial planning and
The book assumes that the reader is familiar with the basic operation
of Excel and is not intended for beginners.
The book has been divided into four parts covering the areas of
spreadsheet design for all types of planning, forecasting, business
planning and budgeting.
I n 1989, Bill Jelen took a job in a finance department to maintain a
very expensive reporting tool. When he discovered on day one that
this new tool did not work, he began to learn how to use a $299
spreadsheet program in ways no sane person would ever think to use
it. To the manager who hired him, he now wants to admit that all the
reports that allegedly came out of the $50K 4th GL reporting tool from
1989 through 1994 really were actually produced with Lotus 1-2-3 and,
Thinking he was the smartest spreadsheet guy he knew, Jelen launched
MrExcel.com in 1998 and...
Most people think of rows and columns of data when they think of Excel.
In fact, when many think of Excel, they think of Mark Twain’s saying “Lies,
damned lies, and statistics.” As users of Excel charting, the authors want to
make sure that your data doesn’t fall into the “damned lies” category. We
want you to be able to tell the story from your data in ways that everyone can
Excel 2007 Charts Made Easy is meant to change how you think about the
data and the stories that data tells. In this book, we are going to help you learn
not just how to make...
Excel made its debut on the Macintosh in 1985 and has never lost its position as the most popular
spreadsheet application in the Mac environment. In 1987, Excel was ported to the PC, running under
Windows. It took many years for Excel to overtake Lotus 1-2-3, which was one of the most successful
software systems in the history of computing at that time.
Tutorial: Learning to Program Amos with Visual Basic
You can use Amos 4.0 as a component in the computer programs you write. It is a relatively easy process because Amos lets you work in a general-purpose programming language instead of having to learn some special language. To use Amos 4.0 with your program, you need to program in a language or environment that can control automation servers, e.g., Microsoft Visual Basic, Microsoft C++, the SPSS scripting facility, SAS, DEC Visual FORTRAN or Borland Delphi1.
Windows Server 2008 is now a fully mature server operating system.
What began as Windows NT went through major transition
in Windows 2000 Server and Windows Server 2003 to become in
Windows Server 2008 a full-featured, fully capable server operating system.
The net result is a server operating system that is more reliable, easier
to install, and more scalable. It also has an excellent directory service, is
easier to manage, provides better security, and delivers exceptional web
Java Programming, Fifth Edition provides the beginning programmer with a guide to developing applications
using the Java programming language. Java is popular among professional programmers because it
can be used to build visually interesting graphical user interface (GUI) and Web-based applications. Java
also provides an excellent environment for the beginning programmer—a student quickly can build useful
programs while learning the basics of structured and object-oriented programming techniques.
This textbook assumes that you have little or no programming experience.
Because of its accessibility, the intertidal zone has offered
excellent opportunities to study the adaptations of individual
organisms and populations to their environment,
and the factors controlling community composition. Early
work on seashores concentrated on the problems of life
in an environment characterized by steep gradients in
physical conditions, but in more recent years, the focus
of research on the fascinating shore ecosystems has been
on understanding the processes controlling their productivity
and dynamic functioning.
This is a business improvement book for everyone. Whether you are a small business, large
company, head of a division, run a department or are an individual employee who simply wants
better results, this book is for you.
We're all feeling the effects of the recession and generalized economic malaise that has gripped
our country and the world. The need now is to operate more effectively in a more competitive
environment with fewer customers. The business improvement methodologies you need to be
more successful are contained here in this book....
Do you want to create .NET applications that provide high performance and scalability? Do you want to employ object-oriented programming techniques in a distributed environment? Do you want to maximize the reuse and maintainability of your code? Then this book is for you.
This book includes Component-based Scalable Logical Architecture (CSLA) .NET 3.6, a widely-used framework on which you can base your application development. By using the concepts and framework in the book, you can focus more on your business issues and less on technology....
Dr. Samuel Luoma has given us an excellent description and analysis of the science of silver and
nanosilver. His paper raises many questions for policy makers. Its subtitle, “Old Problems or
New Challenges,” is appropriate, because the subject of the paper is both. Metals are among the
oldest of environmental problems. Lead, silver and mercury have posed health hazards for thousands
of years, and they are as persistent in the environmental policy world as they are in the
The Weather Channel is making cloud computing a cornerstone in its architecture to support severe weather events like hurricanes and nor’easter blizzards. Business in the Cloud is a concise but informative insight into cloud computing, is a great tutorial to quickly educate yourself (without vendor biases) on the options and capabilities of cloud computing, and should be read by all business and IT leaders responsible for their organization’s infrastructure.’’ Dan Agronow Chief Technology Ofﬁcer, The Weather Channel Interactive, Inc.
Today, space technology is used as an excellent instrument for Earth observation applications. Data is collected using satellites and other available platforms for remote sensing. Remote sensing data collection detects a wide range of electromagnetic energy which is emitting, transmitting, or reflecting from the Earth's surface. Appropriate detection systems are needed to implement further data processing. Space technology has been found to be a successful application for studying climate change, as current and past data can be dynamically compared.
This book is the work of a great team. First I’d like to thank my editor Suzanne Goraj for her
excellent job on the editing process. The production editor Elizabeth Campbell was always
a pleasure to work with and kept the book moving along and on schedule. Thanks also to
technical editor Donald Fuller for his thorough edit and for keeping me honest.
I would like to thank Neil Edde, associate publisher and James Chellis who both helped
develop and nurtured the MCSE series of books since the beginning.
Bonds will play a crucial role in financing the transition to a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy. Investor interest in the asset class is growing, but what is the current investment opportunity already out there?
This report, commissioned by the HSBC Climate Change Centre of Excellence and prepared by the Climate Bonds Initiative, presents a first estimate of the outstanding global bond market size linked to key climate change themes, and examines future drivers and trends in the short term.
Synthetic chemicals known as endocrine disruptors are
an excellent example of emerging contaminants where the
threats and consequences for water quality, human health,
and the environment are still not fully understood. Endocrine
disruptors – chemicals that can interfere with hormone
action – have been identified among chemicals used in
agriculture, industry, and households, and for personal
care, including pesticides, disinfectants, plastic additives,
and pharmaceuticals like birth control pills.
The book starts with the basics of Cloud Computing and Principles and constructs of Force.com. The book then swiftly move to detailed coverage of Salesforce analytics. The book also shows how to set up development environments and and gives detailed understanding of tools and destinations that every Force.com developer should know. The book also covers important administration concepts where you gain vital information for key topics such as schema and reporting for an organization. For Force.
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others. However, some guidelines for protecting the health and safety of
the children should be followed. Delaware childcare licensing allows pets
if there is proof of rabies vaccination from each dog or cat 6-months or
older. Animals shall be free from disease and shall be cared...