Speaker Profile

Mike
Mike Thomas
Information Technology Training Specialist & Solution Developer, theexceltrainer.co.uk

Mike Thomas has worked in the IT training business since 1989. He is a subject matter expert in a range of technologies including Microsoft Office and Apple Mac. In 2012 He founded theexceltrainer.co.uk where he has produced nearly 200 written and video-based Excel tutorials. He has recorded several Excel training courses for pluralsight.com and in his career delivered hundreds of courses and webinars on a wide variety of technology-related topics.

Mike is a Fellow of The Learning and Performance Institute and has worked with and for a large number of global and UK-based companies and organisations across a diverse range of sectors. In addition to training, he also designs and develops Microsoft Office-based solutions that automate key business tasks and processes.

Upcoming Webinars Recorded Webinars
  • 20
  • October
  • 2020
  • Tuesday
10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT

Excel - The Business Intelligence Toolkit - Power Pivot Beyond The Basics

Mastering when to use a Calculated Column and when to use a Measure is key to reporting success and selecting the wrong one can result in poor report performance and incorrect results. But what are Calculated Columns? What are Measures?

Mike Thomas Mike Thomas | Duration:60 Minutes | Price: $150.00 | View Details
  • 28
  • October
  • 2020
  • Wednesday
10:00 AM PDT | 01:00 PM EDT

Excel - The Business Intelligence Toolkit - Effective Data Visualization

"Every Picture Tells a Story" is a popular saying which is true not only in everyday life but in Excel too.

Mike Thomas Mike Thomas | Duration:60 Minutes | Price: $150.00 | View Details
  • 4
  • November
  • 2020
  • Wednesday
10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST

Excel - Using Macros to Automate Repetitive Tasks and Processes

Do you find yourself repeatedly performing the same actions or tasks in your spreadsheets? Do you have a time-consuming Excel-based process that you want to automate?

Mike Thomas Mike Thomas | Duration:60 Minutes | Price: $150.00 | View Details
  • 12
  • November
  • 2020
  • Thursday
10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST

Improving Productivity with The Office 365 Suite

As a basic-level user of Microsoft Office, you'd love to reduce the number of "hair-tearing-out" moments. You'd love to be able to do things faster so you can go home on time.

Mike Thomas Mike Thomas | Duration:90 Minutes | Price: $150.00 | View Details
  • 24
  • November
  • 2020
  • Tuesday
10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST

Outlook - Master Your Mailbox - Inbox Hero Inbox Zero

For most business users (and many home users too), Microsoft Outlook has become the standard application for managing emails, calendar appointments and to-dos.

Mike Thomas Mike Thomas | Duration:60 Minutes | Price: $150.00 | View Details
  • 3
  • December
  • 2020
  • Thursday
10:00 AM PST | 01:00 PM EST

Power BI - Calculations and Measures

This session follows on from "Power BI - Getting Started" and focuses on creating reports from multiple data sources, cleaning and transforming your data and creating Calculated Columns and Measures.

Mike Thomas Mike Thomas | Duration:60 Minutes | Price: $150.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Get Organised with Microsoft Outlook

If you're like millions of other business professionals, you probably use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage your email, calendar and to do's. It's available for Windows, Mac, mobile and there's even a web version. So there's no excuse not to be organised. Or so the theory goes. The reality is email overload, missed deadlines and calendars so full you have no room to breathe

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit-and-loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job. Functions are built-in formulas that have been programmed to perform a specific calculation. They range from the simple such as SUM and AVERAGE (used to calculate the total and average of numbers in a range of cells) to the powerful IF and VLOOKUP. Functions aren't limited to calculating numeric data.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

OneNote is a digital notebook. It is available for Windows, Mac and mobile. Use it to capture, store and organise your ideas and information. OneNote notes can store text, images, videos, embedded files and even drawings and sketches. OneNote notebooks can be shared with colleagues and customers, in fact anyone, making it the perfect platform for collaborative work. Use OneNote to manage your projects. Use OneNote to manage your meetings. Use OneNote to manage your life.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - Business Intelligence with Power Pivot and Power Query

Do you work with "Big Data"? Do you import, manipulate and analyze massive datasets in Excel? If so you'll already be familiar with the limitations of Excel. Power Pivot and Power Query, two free addins for Excel, are designed to get you past these limitations, allowing you to import and work with 1-million-plus-row datasets from virtually any source. If you ever need to create pivot tables from multiple datasets, Power Pivot is your friend. No more vlookup. No more multiple consolidation ranges. If you've been frustrated by other limitations of pivot tables then Power Pivot is for you. Simply put, Power Pivot takes pivot tables and data analysis to the next level. If you're a fan of pivot tables, you'll love Power Pivot.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Get Organised with Microsoft Outlook

If you're like millions of other business professionals, you probably use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage your email, calendar and to do's. It's available for Windows, Mac, mobile and there's even a web version. So there's no excuse not to be organised. Or so the theory goes. The reality is email overload, missed deadlines and calendars so full you have no room to breathe

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

OneNote is a digital notebook. It is available for Windows, Mac and mobile. Use it to capture, store and organise your ideas and information. OneNote notes can store text, images, videos, embedded files and even drawings and sketches. OneNote notebooks can be shared with colleagues and customers, in fact anyone, making it the perfect platform for collaborative work. Use OneNote to manage your projects. Use OneNote to manage your meetings. Use OneNote to manage your life.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

OneNote is a digital notebook. It is available for Windows, Mac and mobile. Use it to capture, store and organise your ideas and information. OneNote notes can store text, images, videos, embedded files and even drawings and sketches. OneNote notebooks can be shared with colleagues and customers, in fact anyone, making it the perfect platform for collaborative work. Use OneNote to manage your projects. Use OneNote to manage your meetings. Use OneNote to manage your life.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Get Organised with Microsoft Outlook

If you're like millions of other business professionals, you probably use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage your email, calendar and to do's. It's available for Windows, Mac, mobile and there's even a web version. So there's no excuse not to be organised. Or so the theory goes. The reality is email overload, missed deadlines and calendars so full you have no room to breathe.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

3-Hour Virtual Seminar on Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

An Excel formula is an equation or calculation that is stored in a worksheet cell. A formula enables you to perform simple or complex calculations on numbers. So think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication and that's where you'd use a formula.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 3 Hours | Price: $340.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel Formulas and Functions 101

Although it is perfectly possible to use Excel without ever creating a formula or using a function if you don't, you're missing out on a huge part of the application's power.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Outlook - Master your Mailbox - Inbox Hero Inbox Zero

For most business users (and many home users too), Microsoft Outlook has become the standard application for managing emails, calendar appointments and to-dos. With an abundance of features and versions for desktop and mobile, there's really no excuse not to be organized. Or so the theory goes.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote 2016 - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

For many people the holy grail of organization is a world where email overload doesn't exist and where all those sticky notes and paper notepads are magically replaced by a digital paperless system. Using OneNote, a free application that you will find in the Microsoft Office suite, this dream can become a reality.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

3-Hour Virtual Seminar on Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

An Excel formula is an equation or calculation that is stored in a worksheet cell. A formula enables you to perform simple or complex calculations on numbers. So think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication and that's where you'd use a formula.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 3 Hours | Price: $340.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel Data Visualization - Charts and Infographics

In this session, participants will learn how to visually represent your data using both traditional charts (bar charts, line charts etc.) as well as how to do the same using some of Excel's non-charting tools.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

3-Hour Virtual Seminar on Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

An Excel formula is an equation or calculation that is stored in a worksheet cell. A formula enables you to perform simple or complex calculations on numbers. So think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication and that's where you'd use a formula.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 3 Hours | Price: $340.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - Formulas and Functions 101

Although it is perfectly possible to use Excel without ever creating a formula or using a function if you don't, you're missing out on a huge part of the application's power.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - The Business Intelligence Toolkit - Power Pivot Beyond The Basics

Mastering when to use a Calculated Column and when to use a Measure is key to reporting success and selecting the wrong one can result in poor report performance and incorrect results. But what are Calculated Columns? What are Measures?

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - The Business Intelligence Toolkit - Effective Data Visualization

"Every Picture Tells a Story" is a popular saying which is true not only in everyday life but in Excel too.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - Using Macros to Automate Repetitive Tasks and Processes

Do you find yourself repeatedly performing the same actions or tasks in your spreadsheets? Do you have a time-consuming Excel-based process that you want to automate?

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Improving Productivity with The Office 365 Suite

As a basic-level user of Microsoft Office, you'd love to reduce the number of "hair-tearing-out" moments. You'd love to be able to do things faster so you can go home on time.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Outlook - Master Your Mailbox - Inbox Hero Inbox Zero

For most business users (and many home users too), Microsoft Outlook has become the standard application for managing emails, calendar appointments and to-dos.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Power BI - Calculations and Measures

This session follows on from "Power BI - Getting Started" and focuses on creating reports from multiple data sources, cleaning and transforming your data and creating Calculated Columns and Measures.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $190.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Get Organised with Microsoft Outlook

If you're like millions of other business professionals, you probably use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage your email, calendar and to do's. It's available for Windows, Mac, mobile and there's even a web version. So there's no excuse not to be organised. Or so the theory goes. The reality is email overload, missed deadlines and calendars so full you have no room to breathe

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit-and-loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job. Functions are built-in formulas that have been programmed to perform a specific calculation. They range from the simple such as SUM and AVERAGE (used to calculate the total and average of numbers in a range of cells) to the powerful IF and VLOOKUP. Functions aren't limited to calculating numeric data.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

OneNote is a digital notebook. It is available for Windows, Mac and mobile. Use it to capture, store and organise your ideas and information. OneNote notes can store text, images, videos, embedded files and even drawings and sketches. OneNote notebooks can be shared with colleagues and customers, in fact anyone, making it the perfect platform for collaborative work. Use OneNote to manage your projects. Use OneNote to manage your meetings. Use OneNote to manage your life.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - Business Intelligence with Power Pivot and Power Query

Do you work with "Big Data"? Do you import, manipulate and analyze massive datasets in Excel? If so you'll already be familiar with the limitations of Excel. Power Pivot and Power Query, two free addins for Excel, are designed to get you past these limitations, allowing you to import and work with 1-million-plus-row datasets from virtually any source. If you ever need to create pivot tables from multiple datasets, Power Pivot is your friend. No more vlookup. No more multiple consolidation ranges. If you've been frustrated by other limitations of pivot tables then Power Pivot is for you. Simply put, Power Pivot takes pivot tables and data analysis to the next level. If you're a fan of pivot tables, you'll love Power Pivot.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Get Organised with Microsoft Outlook

If you're like millions of other business professionals, you probably use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage your email, calendar and to do's. It's available for Windows, Mac, mobile and there's even a web version. So there's no excuse not to be organised. Or so the theory goes. The reality is email overload, missed deadlines and calendars so full you have no room to breathe

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

OneNote is a digital notebook. It is available for Windows, Mac and mobile. Use it to capture, store and organise your ideas and information. OneNote notes can store text, images, videos, embedded files and even drawings and sketches. OneNote notebooks can be shared with colleagues and customers, in fact anyone, making it the perfect platform for collaborative work. Use OneNote to manage your projects. Use OneNote to manage your meetings. Use OneNote to manage your life.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

OneNote is a digital notebook. It is available for Windows, Mac and mobile. Use it to capture, store and organise your ideas and information. OneNote notes can store text, images, videos, embedded files and even drawings and sketches. OneNote notebooks can be shared with colleagues and customers, in fact anyone, making it the perfect platform for collaborative work. Use OneNote to manage your projects. Use OneNote to manage your meetings. Use OneNote to manage your life.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Get Organised with Microsoft Outlook

If you're like millions of other business professionals, you probably use Microsoft Outlook every day to manage your email, calendar and to do's. It's available for Windows, Mac, mobile and there's even a web version. So there's no excuse not to be organised. Or so the theory goes. The reality is email overload, missed deadlines and calendars so full you have no room to breathe.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

Using formulas turns Excel into the world's most powerful calculator. Whether you need to calculate loan repayments, generate a profit and loss account, solve maths or engineering problems, in fact, think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication of numbers and you'll find that Excel is the best tool for the job.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

3-Hour Virtual Seminar on Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

An Excel formula is an equation or calculation that is stored in a worksheet cell. A formula enables you to perform simple or complex calculations on numbers. So think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication and that's where you'd use a formula.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 3 Hours | Price: $540.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel Formulas and Functions 101

Although it is perfectly possible to use Excel without ever creating a formula or using a function if you don't, you're missing out on a huge part of the application's power.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Outlook - Master your Mailbox - Inbox Hero Inbox Zero

For most business users (and many home users too), Microsoft Outlook has become the standard application for managing emails, calendar appointments and to-dos. With an abundance of features and versions for desktop and mobile, there's really no excuse not to be organized. Or so the theory goes.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

OneNote 2016 - Bringing Order to your Digital Chaos

For many people the holy grail of organization is a world where email overload doesn't exist and where all those sticky notes and paper notepads are magically replaced by a digital paperless system. Using OneNote, a free application that you will find in the Microsoft Office suite, this dream can become a reality.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

3-Hour Virtual Seminar on Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

An Excel formula is an equation or calculation that is stored in a worksheet cell. A formula enables you to perform simple or complex calculations on numbers. So think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication and that's where you'd use a formula.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 3 Hours | Price: $540.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel Data Visualization - Charts and Infographics

In this session, participants will learn how to visually represent your data using both traditional charts (bar charts, line charts etc.) as well as how to do the same using some of Excel's non-charting tools.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

3-Hour Virtual Seminar on Mastering Excel Formulas and Functions

An Excel formula is an equation or calculation that is stored in a worksheet cell. A formula enables you to perform simple or complex calculations on numbers. So think of any scenario that involves addition, subtraction, division or multiplication and that's where you'd use a formula.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 3 Hours | Price: $540.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - Formulas and Functions 101

Although it is perfectly possible to use Excel without ever creating a formula or using a function if you don't, you're missing out on a huge part of the application's power.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - The Business Intelligence Toolkit - Power Pivot Beyond The Basics

Mastering when to use a Calculated Column and when to use a Measure is key to reporting success and selecting the wrong one can result in poor report performance and incorrect results. But what are Calculated Columns? What are Measures?

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - The Business Intelligence Toolkit - Effective Data Visualization

"Every Picture Tells a Story" is a popular saying which is true not only in everyday life but in Excel too.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Excel - Using Macros to Automate Repetitive Tasks and Processes

Do you find yourself repeatedly performing the same actions or tasks in your spreadsheets? Do you have a time-consuming Excel-based process that you want to automate?

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Improving Productivity with The Office 365 Suite

As a basic-level user of Microsoft Office, you'd love to reduce the number of "hair-tearing-out" moments. You'd love to be able to do things faster so you can go home on time.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 90 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Outlook - Master Your Mailbox - Inbox Hero Inbox Zero

For most business users (and many home users too), Microsoft Outlook has become the standard application for managing emails, calendar appointments and to-dos.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details
Mike Thomas

Power BI - Calculations and Measures

This session follows on from "Power BI - Getting Started" and focuses on creating reports from multiple data sources, cleaning and transforming your data and creating Calculated Columns and Measures.

Speaker: Mike Thomas | View Anytime | Duration: 60 Minutes | Price: $390.00 | View Details