Top 10 Excel Books of 2016

 

Here are some Excel books for the year 2016 to keep you updated on the latest features you would want to know about. Microsoft updates its Office software every few years, and you may see some changes that you aren’t used to while using the previous versions. That is why we have authors who guide people like that who need help getting by.

Excel 2016 Bible

Written by a highly revered writer on Excel, this book answers all your Excel 2016 needs and usage requirements. Whatever your need and wherever you use it, this book will keep you prepared for using spreadsheets, making formulas, pivot tables and more. You will be guided by step by step procedures and examples to follow it up with them.

Read it For:
Learning all you need to know on Excel for the year 2016.
Don't Read it For:
A little too much of unnecessary information which could have been explained in a simplistic manner.
What makes this book stand out?:
Being a bible, literally, for Excel. You have a lot of information in your hands, and it fulfills whatever purpose you have for using your Excel program.

Excel 2016 for Dummies

the ‘For Dummies’ series has a guide to everything you need in life. In this case, Excel. They update their books each time Microsoft releases and updated version of Excel or any other Office program for that matter. Here’s a guide for the latest 2016 update version of Microsoft Excel with features that include cloud computing using Excel and using Pivot table analyses.

Read it For:
The new features on MS Excel and the steps to know how to use each feature of the program.
Don't Read it For:
If you find this is little difficult, then I suggest you read the first version of the Excel guidebooks. They will give you a better head start.
What makes this book stand out?:
Living up to the expectations of the ‘For Dummies’ title. Seriously though, this kind of book is necessary, and it helps a lot of budding graduates, accountants, and managers.

Excel 2016 In Depth

Learn everything you need to know on Excel 2016 and how to use the newly offered features in this updated version. You’ll know how use charts, set up analyses, pivot tables, 3D diagrams and more in this quick study informative book.

Read it For:
Consistently updated descriptions on MS Excel 2016. Knowing how you can make your presentations more creative and appealing and making your work less time to consume and more productive using Excel’s new features.
Don't Read it For:
Although you could refer guides by some other authors too.
What makes this book stand out?:
Being another competitive guide on Excel program among those of authors like Greg Harvey and John Walkenbach.

Excel Power Programming with VBA

VBA stands for Visual Basic for Applications. This book will teach you VBA among other major aspects of Excel like sharing your files over the internet, developing Excel documents and a lot of workbooks on Excel too.

Read it For:
Yet another informative guide on Excel’s 2016 updated version and methods of usage.
Don't Read it For:
This might be an underrated book because the Excel book market is dominated by a few writers. You can take a risk and go for this one if you wish though.
What makes this book stand out?:
It has exercises and workbooks for its readers for each feature and gives a self-analysis of your progress in 2016 Excel.
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Microsoft Excel Data Analysis and Business Modelling

Now this is a specialized book meant for people in the management sector, and it is a top-notch book at that. You can learn how to use it for the purpose of various business and management needs such as statistical analyses, stock simulations, charts, pivot tables and so on.

Read it For:
The business aspect of using Excel. Hence recommended to Management students and employees in the management sector.
Don't Read it For:
This is a top rated book and teaches you some complex yet necessary topics which you will need to know and definitely use at some point in your career.
What makes this book stand out?:
The fact that someone thought of the need of this book is itself genius. Business graduates need this book.

Microsoft Excel 2016 Step by Step

The title of the book gives it all away. Try all your learning and practice using Excel with the help of this book, all in the comfort of your home. It is one of the best-selling books for a good reason. Everything you need to know has been illustrated so that you have no confusion and takes away all insecurity regarding the use of Excel.

Read it For:
Learning Excel smoothly. Why Else?
Don't Read it For:
Not learning Excel? You need to learn Excel and if you must choose, then take this one, if not the others.
What makes this book stand out?:
Colored illustrations of the steps and procedures.

Learn Excel 2016 Essential Skills with The Smart Method: Courseware tutorial for self-instruction to beginner and intermediate level

The overly sized book aims to teach you Excel in the best way it can and by giving you the ability to teach it to yourself. This is for the beginner and helps you attain a variety of skills that are necessary to the survival in the corporate world where everything is digitized and computerized.

Read it For:
The skillset you will acquire with respect to Excel after the end of this book.
Don't Read it For:
Simple basic use for necessities. This book aims to arm you for your desk job. You need not read it if you’re looking to use just simple basic applications of the program like a spreadsheet, tables, formulae, etc. although it teaches you these topics too.
What makes this book stand out?:
Being a good learning instrument.

MOS 2016 Guide for MS Excel Expert

Here’s a study guide to help you prepare for an examination in Excel. That’s right. You get to prepare for an Excel exam with the help of this guide.Paul McFedries

Read it For:
Learning the necessary skills you need if you’re required to use Excel in your everyday routine or job.
Don't Read it For:
writing an Excel exam. A person whose livelihood depends on using Excel-like an accountant or MBA graduate will find this book handy for an interview.
What makes this book stand out?:
The fact that it was written for preparing readers for skills needed to write a test on Excel is itself unique about this book.

Excel 2016 Formulas and Functions

The title is a dead giveaway. Since Excel is so vast, you have an, even more, a vast number of formulas and function. This book tells you, chapter wise, how to use and make your formulas and functions in Excel.

Read it For:
Building, creating and using formulas and functions in Excel
Don't Read it For:
Beginner level Excel.
What makes this book stand out?:
It’s vast usage by students as they need it more than anyone else and this skill for their careers.

Excel 2016 Formulas

Tips, tricks, formulas and more in this well-rated guidebook to Excel. Learn how to use formulas and create desirable equations and solutions of your own.

Read it For:
A dictionary to Excel. It is something every level of user will need.
Don't Read it For:
irrespective of the type of user you are, you will find the need for this book as long as you use Excel.
What makes this book stand out?:
It’s necessity. Nobody would be able to remember a large number of functions and formulas just like that.

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