How to talk about your Excel Skills in an interview. Most of the advice online by supposedly reputable ‘authorities’ on this is very very poor and will have you blend in to the rest of the noise. They seem to be giving an ‘opinion’ on what sounds right. Ignore that and do this, you'll get results.
When talking about Excel in an interview, people often miss a great opportunity to really sell themselves to the hiring manager. It may seem counterintuitive but you want to avoid talking about your Excel skills in a generic manner such as ‘I can do vlookups’, Here’s how I would create a Pivot Table.
In this video I break down the strategy I’ve used with myself and my students many times to discuss Excel skills and consistently land offers.