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Oct 21, 2011 - 2:16pm

Yeah you'll definitely be asked about sorting, like the algorithmic nuances between tree sort, merge sort, and bubble sort, and how they're applied when you click the "sort" button in Excel.

You should also be strong to quite-strong with objects (Meet the Parents, anyone?), because you'll use those a lot too.

Oct 21, 2011 - 2:17pm

Excel Assessment (Originally Posted: 11/21/2013)

Next week I have an interview at McLagan consulting. They said they are going to give me a excel assessment.
What should I expect on this test?

V-look up, H-look up, Pivot table?
anything else?

thanks

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Oct 21, 2011 - 2:20pm

Excel Assessment Test (Originally Posted: 02/01/2012)

I have an interview coming up soon and in the e-mail I received I was told that I may be given an excel assessment test....In the job listing "intermediate to advanced" excel skills are expected.

My first question is: How common are excel assessments for analyst hires?

2nd: If I am somewhat proficient in lookups, if statements, and pivot tables, but have no experience in macros...should I be nervous about this test in the chance that I do end up being asked to take one?

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