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Winners of the Sales Analysis Chart Contest + One more Giveaway

Posted on July 1st, 2011 in blogging , Charts and Graphs - 38 comments

Winners of Sales Analysis Chart Contest:

Yesterday we saw the entries for the sales analysis chart contest. Today, we will find who the winner is…,

Oh, wait!

I have decided to award the prize to 2 contestants. Each of them will get an Amazon Kindle Reading Device.

The winners are,

And there is a third prize too. This will be Excel 2010 Power Programming Book by John Walkenbach.

The winner is,

Congratulations to the winners.

Sales Analysis Chart Contest Winners

Also, all the participants of this contest will receive a small surprise bonus. Wait for it until this weekend.

PowerPivot T-shirt Giveaway

Recently, I got an email from Emilie, a member of PowerPivot (review) team at Microsoft, who promised to do backflips if I promote their PowerPivot Contest. I did promote the contest (here). But she went back on her backflips promise and instead sent me a 4 PowerPivot t-shirts. They are really cool. But, unfortunately, I cannot wear all of them.

So I am going to give away these 3 shirts (shown below).

Power Pivot T-shirt Giveaway - Chandoo.org

How does this giveaway work?

  • I can only send these shirts to addresses in India.
  • To participate, just post a comment on this article. Anything goes.
  • The shirts are in Girls L, Girls M, Guys L sizes.
  • This contest closes on 3rd July, 11:30 PM IST (Indian Standard Time, we are GMT +5:30)
  • What are you waiting for? Go!

That is all for now. I will see you next week with more Excel awesomeness. You have a beautiful weekend then.

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38 Responses to “Winners of the Sales Analysis Chart Contest + One more Giveaway”

  1. martin says:

    aaaah, pity that I’m from slovakia

  2. Harshad says:

    Sad didnt got Kindle…..Looking forward to get at least this T-Shirt and Surprise prizes…

  3. Hui... says:

    Congratulations to the 3 winners and Congratulations to All who participated.

    Hui…

  4. Shellie says:

    hey, you said no macros!! #41 has macros!

  5. Rohit1409 says:

    This is gonna be PowerPivot Awesome T-Shirt :)

    Hip Hip Hurray !!!

    Regards
    Rohit1409

  6. Nadeem (Meedan) says:

    M happy I am atleast in Top 3 & m getting Power Progamming Book.

    Thanks Chandoo.

    @Shellie – I think he had written not to use macro’s to create chart & we misunderstood that we cannot use macro’s in the sheet. I had also used 1 macro only to change formatting of chart after selecting dropdown.

    Lets see who gets Powerpivot Tshirt :p

  7. Ameya says:

    Hey,

    Liked the solutions…lots of new ideas …………but somehow liked Nadeem’s solution than others

  8. Jordan says:

    Chandoo,

    Perhaps you would consider sharing the rationale behind why the three winning charts were chosen in the order they were so readers gain additional insight.

  9. Harshad says:

    @Chandoo: #41 used Macro’s..Your take on this??

  10. sandeep says:

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  11. Suresh Srinivasamurthy says:

    Chandoo, T shirt belongs to me because this is my first comment in your website :)

  12. Anish says:

    Hmmm interesting Tee… send me the Men’s L :) … I am from bangalore :)

  13. Vijay says:

    This PowerPivot t-shirt might turn out to be only reason after which my wife don’t cry over me glued to maze of jails where numberes are captured – my wife’s interpretation of spreadsheet ;)

    Contest was really great… I learnt lot of new approach of looking at the data set. Keep more coming in…

  14. Richard S. says:

    Great contest! The downloads are a course all on their own. By the way, I really need a tee shirt. I just lost 30 lbs. (hee hee).

  15. Umesh says:

    Congrats to the winners. You guys really inspire us..

  16. shailesh says:

    Shirts looks great! too bad they wont fit me (need XL)…if I win

  17. piyush says:

    Hi Chandoo, L size fits me so well. Also my gf says that color black turns her on, so please help ;)

  18. Karan Singh says:

    Hello Chandoo,

    I really liked your post about PowerPivot. It gives users the power to create compelling self-service, facility of sharing. It is owesome. It works great. I hope everyone will should know about this. And Chandoo your PowerPivot T-Shirts are very cool & attractive. Would that I get this T-Shirt.

    Thnx for posting about the PowerPivot.

    Thnx & Regards,
    Karan

  19. Herman says:

    Congrats to all winners and all those who participated.

    Really cool entries.

    Chandoo, btw, if possible blue tshirt please : )

    Thanks,
    Herman/ Delhi

  20. Viraj Mehta says:

    Want my Powerpivot Awesome T-Shirt !!

    Yipee…. Chandoo – L size does it for me :)

  21. Jayant says:

    You Guys Rocks …. Thanks for teaching this king of stuffs

  22. Indian says:

    Congrats to winner……..but I belive nadeem’s chart were most impressive…….

  23. Santosh says:

    Congrats to all winners bt smthing is nt fair

    #41 has used macro – how can he win.

    I think #31 should have win this.

    I also want tee shirt. For tht wt shd i do ?

  24. Bibek Mishra says:

    Thanks Chandoo for the great website and excellent stuff on excel. You have really made learning excel a fun and thrilling experience.

    I work in the field of analytics and would love to get the PowerPivot tshirt (Men L).

  25. Suresh says:

    Hello Chandanna,

    I came to know about you from First edition of ET Wealth dated Dec 13 2010. The Article Titled ” Work Excel ” is a big source of inspiration for me and i thank you for unraveling the secrets of Excel with mind blowing concepts , ideas , homework & Contests. It’s like All creative brains under a single roof.

    Thank you for being a source of inspiration for digging Excel.

    Suresh
    Visakhapatnam

  26. Guru says:

    Hi Chandoo
    simply i need de tshirt (men L)
    thanks plzzzzzz give to me
    guru

  27. venkatesh says:

    i will accept the fact that i am going crazy… looking at these charts… you will not believe, that how much i gained (and at times effortlessly….by using the charts you all posted)…. Using creativity and inputs from you all, i would like to post that i am earning goodwill at office. and i am proud to say, i DO COPY from this site…. But let me assure you, that i do use my creativity too…. thanks all for such wonderful posts… And NO WORDS to thank Chandoo for his site and selections…………. what can i say… JUST HATS OFF !!

  28. Zilla says:

    Just a question on Nadeem’s chart. When I change the drop down on the left to percentage both drop downs disappear for me. Does that happen to others on here?

  29. Tamil says:

    Congratulations to the winners.

    I like L size black T-shirt. ;)

  30. Deep Rawat says:

    hey chandoo!

    I wanna have the Tee! Send me one!

  31. Nadeem (Meedan) says:

    @Zilla

    When this dropdown is changes I have attached a small macro on it to change the data labes from $$ to %age. So might be your macros are disabled.

    Or else, I have prepared this chart in Exel 2007 & in case you are using Excel 2003 – Charts behave little different in xl 2003 when prepared in xl 2007.

    This chart is working smoothly on my home & office pc.

    Please confirm if some1 else is experiencing same problem – I will try to lookout for Bugs.

  32. Anurag Kesarwani says:

    Contest still open??
    If so i would like the Girls m sizr (for my gf).
    Also better chance of getting :P

  33. KV says:

    Just downloaded a project remplate from this site. Been my first visit … but a fruitful one ! I’m going to come back often for more useful stuff. Way to go Chandoo !!!

  34. Rajnikant says:

    Dear Chandooooooooo,

    I am not here for T-shirt but i gain lot of knowledge because of your site as well Charting i am using exclusively.

    Must mention that you are doing very fabulous job. Keep it up !!

    Rajnikant

  35. Shivraj says:

    Oops … Am I late here ?

    Chandoo, it’s not fair ! :) You wished us to have a beautiful weekend and I literally had one, on a trip with my college friends in western ghats of Karnataka !

    And here I am , an avid follower of your blog.
    Hope I get a chance to get that tee :)

    Cheers !

  36. Deependra says:

    Damn…..The only Excel Comptetion of Chandoo where i had a shot….And so many comments…

  37. Jaspal says:

    Congratulations to the Winners

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