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Face to Face!

So, after nearly a year and a half, I have finally taken the plunge and started face-to-face training again. My first trip back to central London was a real treat: just an introductory Excel course with two learners, but we had an absolute blast and really enjoyed it. We took precautions still, avoiding close contact, […]

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Going Global!

When training Microsoft Excel, I usually like to keep my class sizes reasonably small. I like to interact with everybody on an individual basis, helping out as necessary and answering all their questions, so usually I try to keep classes under 10, though will occasionally stretch to 20 in a virtual environment. Yesterday was quite […]

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Training day

Today’s course was Intermediate Excel, one of my favourites, delivered over Microsoft Teams. I particularly like the Intermediate level course, as it effectively takes Excel users from filling in other people’s spreadsheets to creating their own, and getting a good understanding of how it all works. There is a lot of work on functions, split […]

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Embracing the new normal!

Pros and cons of online training In the first lockdown my training work, (usually face-to-face, usually in London) completely dried up. It seems that everybody was just waiting for COVID to go away. Well, we know how that went! During the latter part of the year, I began to see my training moving online. I […]