{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Wishing I had more training in excel prior to starting. Feeling like I'm twice as slow as everyone else. How do you guys get better at learning VBA?", "post_id": "579bdef55e72a40e00fce08f", "reply_count": 5, "vote_count": 6, "bowl_id": "553769a790f5eebe1d2a0f92", "bowl_name": "Finance", "feed_type": "crowd" }

Wishing I had more training in excel prior to starting. Feeling like I'm twice as slow as everyone else. How do you guys get better at learning VBA?

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

Google code that does what you're trying to accomplish and then try to understand it line by line. Have a more experienced programmer critique your code and show you how to make it better. Also know that the macro recorder can help you find the functions you need, but it writes super shitty code.

like

What's your role?

I prefer to just not use VBA at all. Anything that people might be inclined to use VBA for can be done a hundred times better and cleaner using R, or Python.

@Barclays 1 feel that VBA is better for making spreadsheets user-friendly/ perform repetitive Excel operations instead of data cleaning or so.....

Youll learn it on be job relax. You spend endless hours at the office just be patient and diligent

Additional Posts

I recently accepted an internship offer but I also just got another internship offer for the summer. How do I take back an offer I already accepted in a professional or right manner? thank you 😭

like

Anyone here from Australia? I have a project for you ill pay $30 usd on the spot per 1hour audio recorded. Add me in Skype rosthie.celis9 let's talk more about the details

like

Pet peeve: when people save excel files without clearing unnecessary filters and setting the curser in the top left cell 🙈

like
like

Hi any tips to land an interview with MBB consulting. I am Finance grad from a tier 1 B School in Europe and struggling to get my CV past the screening stage.

Are rates going up bc of fed calls? Or are those already priced in

likehelpful

It seems like each county/school district is responding to covid differently and the amount of pressure to return to normal varies. What's going on in your county?

like

Happy Friday! What are we going with each about today?

likefunny

Hey everyone! I just applied to a customer success position for Eventbrite inc. & I am given an assignment to do for few questions! I’ve answered most of them except these two as I’m a little hesitant. Can somebody please help me out? Posting the questions below!

like

So the 485 filing date for China has not moved at all from Oct 2019 - Feb 2020? Why is this?

M&A tax folks, how do you like your work? What do you do? Do you find it interesting? If you can start over would you choose the same again? Why or why not?

like

How do you go from Big 4 to MBB or FAANG (MAMA?)?

like

What should my salary range be as a consultant?

Mercedes behavior at the end of the race was so embarrassing. I wouldn’t have aborted fastest lap if I were Bottas.

like

Has anyone interviewed with Valon Mortgage for their BizOps team? Have a final round and would appreciate it any tips and pointers!

like
like

Hi Guys, first time doing structured planning - so need to know if this approach is right. Age - 30, Saving / Month - 1 L, No debt, Own home Investment Goal - Kid's higher education - post 18 yrs, home refurbishment - 23 yrs, kid's marriage etc - 25 yrs, Some Plan - 1. 30% - Into FD (Rs 30 K) 2. 60 % - Into Markets (Rs 60K) - Rs 24000 - Navi Nifty 50 Index Fund - Rs 24000 - Canara Robeco Bluechip Direct growth - Rs 12000 - Mirae asset tax saver direct fund growth

like

How much salary should I ask from Wipro ?? Yoe :7.5 years Role : RPA BA Cctc : 15 LPA ( joined company 5 months back with 15% hike ) Appreciate quick response.

like

KPMG what level is Executive Director? Any idea on what is the equivalent at Accenture? TIA!

like

Hello everyone, need some advice on my masters I am currently pursuing my master’s in Data Science from SUNY,University at Buffalo I have an option of graduating either in Aug 2022 or Dec 2022 Should I finish my masters by Aug and focus on job hunting Ps: I am an international student

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal