Microsoft Excel: The Bumblebee's six most useful Excel add-ins

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There are a plethora of excel add-Ins out there, many of which aim to improve or extend a feature which excel already performs. I am not much interested in these but what I am interested in is add-ins which enable you to do something really useful which you cannot currently do in excel.

Bioteams develops unique Social Media Impact Forecasting Simulator

BioTeams

I am pleased to announce the development of a unique Business Social Media Impact Forecasting Simulator which provides a simple but scientific approach to developing clear and credible forecasts of the impact including financial benefits of social media campaigns before they are undertaken.

A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs)

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1) A team health-check calculator (written in Microsoft Excel ). I am pleased to release a new white paper " A Leaders Guide to creating High Performing Teams (HPTs) ".

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Convert excel spreadsheets into online simulations and dashboards

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There are two neat tools you can use to quickly turn excel spreadsheets into online simulations, what-if models and dashboards. Here is a useful little video tutorial which takes you through the entire process in overview for a simple excel model.

2012 69

Best Business Technology for Small Businesses & Their Owners (28 ideas from them to you!)

Productive & Organized

Microsoft's OneNote is my go-to organizing tool for anything that I do online.I My smartphone empowers me to conduct my business better because: > I can communicate whilst on the move, e.g. voice, text & social media updates. >

2011 261

A free Leadership Development Benefits Estimator Tool

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Here is a simple Excel-based tool which will get you started and which you can easily enhance if you need more. That is good news and it is a comprehensive and excellent 80-page report which is well worth studying.

2014 70

The River Diagram: Strategic community change management

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Next you aggregate the scores of all of the groups to create the River Diagram - this can easily be done in Microsoft excel. I am always on the lookout for good simple visualisation techniques to support change management. Chris Collison has introduced me to The River Diagram - a great strategic tool for moving a community of groups forward via common initiatives and best practice sharing. The River Diagram idea is quite straightforward.

2011 53

Bioteams and the beliefs of high performing teams

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We conducted two surveys: the first (using Microsoft Excel ) included twenty questions, which allowed us to cover the 10 areas with two questions per area. Team Beliefs are the fuel which can really energise or kill team effectiveness. Unfortunately this is often the most neglected aspect of a high-performing team initiative. In this article I remind people of the key beliefs of high-performing teams. Background and Introduction.

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