September 11, 2013

Excel Tricks: How to Use the VLOOKUP Formula

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Microsoft Excel is an extremely useful tool for businesses, but sometimes it can get a little overwhelming.

When your databases and spreadsheets fill up with a large amount of data, sorting through it all can be time-consuming and exhausting. Luckily, there is a way to locate specific sets of information without any hassle using the VLOOKUP Formula — arguably the most useful power-function in Excel.

The video below explains:

The example above is a very simple scenario, but it does properly illustrate how great the VLOOKUP formula can be. By automatically searching for and crunching data, hours upon hours of time can be saved — and, perhaps most importantly, human error is taken out of the equation.

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