CP036: How to do trend analysis using Excel?
In the 36th session of Chandoo.org podcast, Let’s follow the trend.
What is in this session?
In this podcast,
- A quick trip to down under
- What is trend analysis
- 4 types of common trends
- Doing trend analysis in Excel – the process
- How to use trend analysis results
Listen to this session
Links & Resources mentioned in this podcast
Trend Analysis – formulas & chart techniques:
- Trend analysis & forecasting – part 1
- Trend analysis & forecasting – part 2
- Trend analysis & forecasting – part 3
Regression & complex trend analysis:
Reference book: Data smart by John Foreman
Transcript of this session:
How do you analyze trends?
For my work, I use both cyclical & linear trend analysis techniques. The insights from these help me to optimize my blog posts, understand best times to publish new articles & analyze how well various marketing initiatives are working out.
What about you? How do you analyze trends? What techniques do you apply? Please share your tips in the comments area.
My name is Chandoo. Thanks for dropping by. My mission is to make you awesome in Excel & your work. I live in Wellington, New Zealand. When I am not F9ing my formulas, I cycle, cook or play lego with my kids. Know more about me.
Thank you and see you around.
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