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Attached are the…The Assignment Details…the  “MGT-820-R-WorkingwithPivotTablesT5.xlsx”, and the “Rubric”, documents/information…


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Assignment Details

This assignment will give you an opportunity to discover the power of simple analytic tools built into the Microsoft Excel program. You will create a number of tables responding to questions pertaining to the data in the tables in Part 1. In Part 2 you will analyze the data and respond to questions.

General Information:

Use the following information to ensure successful completion of the assignment:

  • This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
  • Use “MGT-820-R-WorkingwithPivotTablesT5.xlsx” to complete this assignment.
  • Doctoral learners are required to use APA style for their writing assignments. The APA Style Guide is located in the Student Success Center.
  • You are not required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite.


Part 1

Using the data in the

MGT-820-RS-WorkingwithPivotTablesT5.xlsx file, create Pivot Tables to be able to respond to the questions in Part 2.

Part 2

Using the data tables you created in the previous section or by creating new tables, write a report (750-1,000 words) that addresses the following questions:

  • Are all sales persons operating at the same efficiency?
  • Are all cities producing the same results?
  • Is one product performing better in one city as compared to another city?
  • Based on the results, what trends have you identified? What action(s) would you recommend to senior management?
  • Based on your use of the Pivot Table:
    • Was it easy to use?
    • Would you use it again to analyze data?
    • Looking at month/year, revenue, and returns, what can be said about the results of the sales force?