Introduction to Power Query

27nov11:00 am12:30 pmIntroduction to Power Querywith Jessica Slack

Event Details

If you spend more than two or three hours a week in Excel, then Power Query could make your life significantly easier.

Power Query is Microsoft’s best kept secret, an enormous toolbox of easy to use tricks for cleaning and transforming data. It’s been part of Excel since the 2010 edition, but is shockingly underused. If you undertake any kind of repetitive process in Excel (for example, downloading and cleaning reports from a system, copying and pasting data between sheets, preparing data for reporting etc) you will find something useful in Power Query.

  • In this introduction we will cover;
  • An introduction to Power Query and why it’s beneficial
  • How to navigate Power Query
  • A worked example of some data transformations
  • Further demonstrations of using Power Query to combine data and repeat processes

This session is suitable for anyone who uses Excel regularly, with no need to know about complicated formulas or advanced functions.


November 27, 2023 11:00 am - 12:30 pm(GMT-11:00)