Wednesday 29 July 2020, 2.00pm - 3.30pm

Data Visualisation: Exploring Microsoft Excel with Aileen McDonald, Third Sector Lab

This workshop is for anyone who is looking to increase their confidence in using basic Excel to allow you to get quick insights from your data to answer organisational questions.


This webinar will cover:


  • Data layout 
  • How to sort and filter data
  • Basic data manipulation
  • Basic formulas (e.g. sums, average)
  • Making charts 
  • Tips for designing your spreadsheets to make them easy to follow


Aileen works as an instructor at CodeClan, Scotland’s digital skills academy, teaching on the data analysis course. She has a passion for all things data and being able to convert spreadsheets into insights and value for organisations. She is particularly interested in data in the third sector and has volunteered data skills to local charities, as well as being a DataKindUK volunteer.


Aileen previously worked as a trainee actuary in a pensions and investment consultancy and qualified as an Associate of the IFoA. She also worked as an Analytical Consultant at a customer analytics consultancy.


This session is only available to staff, trustees and volunteers of third sector organisations - charities, community groups, social enterprises and housing associations.


Aileen McDonald, Third Sector Lab
Aileen McDonald, Third Sector Lab