Advanced Excel For Business

This Advanced Excel workshop will provide an overview of some of the more complex features of Excel.  Anyone taking the course should have a good understanding of the basics of Excel like building a worksheet, entering data and simple functions/calculations.  

What You Will Learn:

  • Managing, viewing and printing large workbooks.
  • Advanced Formatting
  • Outlining and Subtotals
  • Sharing and collaboration
  • Advanced Functions and Formulas
  • Advanced Charting
  • Pivot Tables
  • Exporting and Importing Data

Participants will receive a good understanding of these topics, plus reference materials to help answer questions that come up in the future.


Date: Friday, March 1, 2019

Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Cost: $125 General, $95 for OzSBI Members

Register: Click here

The deadline to register for this series is Wednesday, February 28th, at 2 p.m.


Faciltated by: Brian Groe

After graduating from University of Northern Iowa (UNI) with a BS in Mathematics in 1977, Brian went on to work in the airline industry for 35 years building Airline Reservation Systems.  Brian was the Chairman of the Technical Working Group of the Airline Transport Association (ATA) that built the technical requirements for Electronic Ticketing processing in the early 90's.  Brian also worked on several Baggage Handling committees for the International Air Transport Association (IATA).  Brian worked in several areas of air travel reservations (Baggage, Seat Assignment, Fuel Management, Revenue Accounting and Catering), but was recognized as an expert in Fare Quote, Pricing and Ticketing.

During his career, Brian worked for several major airlines (United, Northwest and USAirways), as well as several companies that supported airlines (Anderson Consulting/Accenture, Open Skies and Galileo Systems).  Most recently Brian worked for Google managing the Support Technical Team for their Google Travel Systems (see  This system provides Air Travel options for all domestic travel websites (i.e. American Airlines, United Airlines, Delta Airlines, Orbitz, Kayak, etc.) as well as Travel websites worldwide (Al Nippon Airways, Al Italia, Virgin Atlantic and Turkish Airways as an example).  

Brian retired to the West Plains area 4 years ago, and currently manages the rental properties that he owns with his wife Diana.  They enjoy travel, and the relaxing lifestyle of the West Plains area.  



Date of Event: 
Mar 1 2019 -
9:00am to 4:00pm