Create a Pivot Table in Excel

In: BlogDate: Jul 18, 2016By: Claire Lickman

Learn how to create a Pivot Table in Excel with this time-saving two-minute video.

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Pivot Tables are a fantastic way to easily sort and analyse your data in Excel. It’s a quick way to see the full picture, as well as being a more attractive way to present a lot of data and statistics. In our video above, Nicky will show you how to create a basic Pivot Table and display your data as percentages.

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Claire is Head of Marketing at Happy. She has worked at Happy since 2016, and is responsible for Happy's marketing strategy, website, social media and more. Claire first heard about Happy in 2012 when she attended a mix of IT and personal development courses. These courses were life-changing and she has been a fan of Happy ever since. She has a personal blog at

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Want to learn more?

Learn how to create and use basic Pivot Tables in our Excel Core Level 2 course, available for Excel 2013/2016 and Excel 2007/2010. If you’re a more advanced user, Pivot Tables are covered in detail with our Advanced Excel Pivot Tables: From Data to Dashboard one day course. Contact us for more details or for private group options.

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