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Excel Formulas & Functions Part 7: Date & Time Functions

Chris Dutton, Founder, Excel Maven

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11 Videos (49m)
    • Introduction to Date & Time Functions

    • DATEVALUE: Your New BFF

    • Date Formatting & Fill Series

    • TODAY()/NOW()


    • The EOMONTH Function

    • The YEARFRAC Function


    • The DATEDIF Function

    • PROJECT SHOWCASE: Designing a Sample Budget Pacing Tool

    • HOMEWORK: Date & Time Functions


About This Class

This course is part 7 of a 9-part series on Excel Formulas & Functions: from basic to advanced.

Date & time functions are powerful tools that allow Excel to process time series data and chronological calculations. This section will cover real-time volatile functions like TODAY and NOW, introduce categorization tools to aggregate data over different time periods, and explore powerful scheduling tools like EOMONTH, YEARFRAC, NETWORKDAY and DATEDIF.

About the Excel Formulas & Functions Series:

In this series, you will develop tools to transform Excel from a basic spreadsheet program into a dynamic and powerful analytics tool. Courses cover 75+ formulas, and feature hands-on, contextual demos and practice exercises designed to help you not only memorize formula syntax, but to think like Excel.

You'll learn how to write complex, powerful functions from scratch, allowing you to:

  • Build dynamic tools & dashboards to filter, display and analyze your data
  • Join datasets from multiple sources in seconds with LOOKUP, INDEX & MATCH functions
  • Pull real-time data from APIs directly into Excel using WEBSERVICE & FILTERXML
  • Manipulate dates, times, text, and arrays with ease
  • Automate tedious and time-consuming analytics tasks (no VBA required!)
  • And much more

If you're looking for the ONE series covering all of the advanced formulas and functions that you need to become an absolute Excel rock star, you've found it!





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Chris Dutton

Founder, Excel Maven

Chris Dutton is a Certified Microsoft Expert and Founder of Excel Maven, with more than a decade of experience specializing in data science and business intelligence. His work has been featured by Microsoft, the Society of American Baseball Research (SABR) and the New York Times.

Excel Maven provides high-quality online analytics training, hands-on workshops, and project-based consulting services to more than 100,000 students across 180+ countries.

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