Excel Crash Course for Paralegals
Numbers. Numbers, and more Numbers! What is a Paralegal to Do with All Those Numbers?
Today more than ever before paralegals are being asked to bring more to the table than yesteryear. Now with the amount of data being utilized spreadsheets are a common method of calculating, storing, and manipulating massive amounts of numerical data. That is why it is imperative for paralegals to have a firm foundation in the usage of spreadsheets. Excel is the most popular spreadsheet tool. This course will discuss basic to advanced excel topics. Excel is especially useful for those who work in personal injury, bankruptcy, family law,real estate, estate planning, workers compensation, and employment law just to name a few.
Topics covered include:
- Spreadsheet Structure and Organization
- Manipulating data using Excel
- Charts and Graphs
- Simple to Complex Damage Calculations
- Importing Spreadsheets into other Programs
- Common Usages in Law Offices