Managing Budgets

Ensuring expenses align with organizational goals Effectively managing resources allotted for I.T. is critical for the success of an organization, especially as competition for those resources continues. I.T. managers must utilize budgets as their primary strategy for managing these resources. Comprehensive budgets should include precision and categories which encompass the entire technological enterprise. Such categories…

Excel: Charts

Intuitively describing data patterns. When conducting statistical studies it is as important to present the results in an intuitive manner so users may understand and act on it as it is to conduct the study itself. In this article I will briefly describe the recommended uses for each method. Purpose Chart Type Displaying Trends Over…

Excel: Cumulative Frequency

Understanding event outcomes by their frequency. One of the most important patterns studied within statistical research are frequency distributions and their cumulativeness to understand events. In this example we’ll begin with a dataset illustrating adult student ages with the goal of understanding how often certain-aged students participate in school. Next, I’ll add to my spreadsheet…

Statistics: Cumulative Frequency

Understanding event outcomes by their frequency. One of the most important patterns studied within statistical research are frequency distributions and their cumulativeness to understand events. In this example we’ll begin with a dataset illustrating adult student ages with the goal of understanding how often certain-aged students participate in school. Next, I’ll add to my spreadsheet…