A Note to Readers and Viewers: The URLs in this Episode are as follows – Excel Daily: http://paper.li/MrExcel/excel /// CSE Book giveaway: http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/59074-ctrl-shift-enter-mastering-excel-array-formulas /// Top 10 MrExcel Forum Topics: http://hottopicsmrexcelforum.wordpress.com/

There is a lot happening in today’s podcast. 1. A new Excel Daily newspaper.  2. A GoodReads.com Giveaway of Mike’s new book, “Ctrl+Shift+Delete”.  3. A place to browse the top 10 trending Excel topics from the MrExcel Message board.  4. Convert First name Last name in two Columns to First name and Last initial in a New Column. Convert Formulas to Values by dragging. Follow along with Episode #1754

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"Ctrl+Shift+Enter" by Mike 'ExcelIsFun' GirvinAlthough elusive, Array Formulas can be used to solve everyday Excel problems. If you need to figure out how many times your birthday fell on a Friday, an Array Formula can solve that. If you need to return a Unique List of Sales Reps from a Database, an Array Formula can solve that. Now, at your own pace, you can learn the methods, the tricks, the dos and the don’ts that will allow you to “Command The Power of the ‘Array Formula’ in Microsoft Excel“! “Ctrl+Shift+Enter: Mastering Excel Array Formulas” by Mike ‘ExcelIsFun’ Girvin tells all!

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