Coursera Specialization Experiment: Results

Mission complete and a success! Make no mistake, the exams are far from easy, I have spent many hours over the last few days downloading Excel workbooks, following the assessment instructions and answering questions. And I didn’t always get them right the first time, or even the second time!

Experimenting With Coursera Specializations

Learning is one of my main passion in life and although challenging myself has been something I’ve struggled with in the past, I’m learning to embrace it. So I’ve been starting courses on Coursera, Udemy, Udacity, edX and Pluralsight that not only grant me new skills, but also take me out of my comfort zone and Read More

Sneaking Into An Online MBA!

The more I learn about the advanced abilities of Excel, the more I realise how in the dark I was! I can do many things in Excel and my skills are way above the average, but there are some really complex things it’s capable of that I never even looked into before, mostly because I didn’t Read More

If You Do Any Analysis In Excel, You Should Be Following The Tao Of Excel

While following the course material in the PwC Specialization on Coursera, they drummed the Tao of Excel into me pretty well! I liked it enough that I’d like to share it with anyone following my blog, and as I don’t have anything much to add tonight, I can at least deliver some value by doing just Read More

Is My Lack Of Formal Education Holding Me Back?

After such a busy weekend, I started looking at what my next steps should be. After some research, I found articles saying that working across four different departments within an industry can boost your career as much as an MBA. Although I haven’t yet worked across four different departments in retail, I’m not far off from Read More