Data Tells the Story – Part 1

Spreadsheet tools allow us to enter, present, organize, calculate, and understand information in order to make it meaningful and useful. This week we will begin looking at Microsoft Excel, an important digital tool which can help us transform numbers into something much more powerful – data.



Watch the Story

10 pts – Fashion is a glamorous business, but it’s still a business. And like any business, to run a fashion label effectively, you need the right tools for the job. You’ll find out how designer and entrepreneur Deidre Jefferies uses Excel to get her creations from the runway to top boutiques in this week’s Strayer Story.

Read Your Webtext

20 pts – This week you’ll get started learning the in’s and out’s of spreadsheet features and uses, and you’ll be introduced to Microsoft Excel.

Join the Discussion

20 pts – Join the conversation on new tasks you can master right now with the help of Microsoft Excel.

Reflect Questions

10 pts – Take a moment to think about your experiences this week.