Master the analysis and business modeling techniques that help you transform your data into bottom-line results. Award-winning business professor and corporate consultant Wayne Winston shares the best of his real-world experience in this practical guide-now updated for Excel 2007. Use Wayne's proven practices and hands-on exercises to help you work smarter, make better decisions, and gain the competitive edge. Solve real-world business problems with Excel 2007! * Maximize profits-determine NPV, optimize your product mix, calculate ROI * Create best, worst, and most-likely case scenarios for sales * Analyze investment performance and help minimize risk * Track your personal finances, calculate loan terms, and plan for retirement * Use trend and seasonality to forecast revenue * Estimate a product's demand curve and manage inventory with precision Interpret the effects of price and advertising on sales * Assign a dollar value to customer loyalty * Solve work scheduling problems and shorten wait times for customer service queues * PLUS-predict outcomes of sporting events, presidential elections, and more! CD Includes: * Sample files from each chapter * Problem-and-solution sets-build your expertise! * Fully searchable eBook For customers who purchase an ebook version of this title, instructions for downloading the CD files can be found in the ebook.
Number of Pages: 624 Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9780735623965 Publication Date:16/05/2007 Listed in:Excel Publisher:Microsoft Press,U.S.