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Excellent engagement

Sharyn, excellent engagement and training style. Not an easy subject to instruct on but Sharyn’s style is perfect.

Tony Hayes, General Manager, Mt Wellington, Auckland

Very relevant and understandable

“Thanks so much for coming out and helping us with our understanding of Excel, we really enjoyed the course! You have a great teaching style Sharyn, you make the course very relevant and understandable for us, so thanks heaps for that!”

Jeremy Brier, SteelServ Limited, NZ Steel Mill, Glenbrook, Waiuku

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The course was awesome!

Thank you for the course, it was great! I’d definitely recommend it to anyone.
Redaw Matthews, Ergo Consulting Limited, Newmarket

Saved me a couple of hours day

Really useful course. There was not a second I felt like I was wasting my time.

Roman Zyuzin, Kotahi Logsitics, Auckland City, after attending a Data Cleaning and Reporting session

Invaluable Course

This is an invaluable course for anyone new to Excel and I highly recommend Sharyn.

Candice Murphy, Home Direct, East Tamaki, after attending an Essential Skills session

Great Session

Awesome teacher. I knew the basics of Excel but learnt a lot more today. Well worth doing. Manual is great. Glad we can keep this to go back to.

Trudy Piercy, Henderson, after attending an Essential Skills session

Clear, concise and practical

Really enjoyed the course – thank you – you are such a good teacher and are very clear, concise and practical. A lot of shortcuts that I didn’t know about too so was very helpful.

Vickie Furniss, Tropex Exports Limited, Royal Oak


I would highly recommend. Sharyn catered our learning to our specific needs. Helpful in teaching us ways to cut out hours/shortening time.

Terri Simpkins – Higgins, Roading and Infrastructure Specialists, Highbrook

It was invaluable!

Thank you so much. I really meant it when I said it was invaluable. Just the simple tools you gave us, like LEFT and TRIM etc are so useful, let alone the amazing things we’ll be able to do with VLOOKUP and MATCH and INDEX and TEXT etc. Very exciting.

Rachael Stevenson – Alexander Dorrington Lawyers, Shortland Street

Delivered a professional service!

Sharyn is an exceptional trainer. She delivered a professional service to Bell Gully that ensured staff were fully trained. She is personable and approachable and staff felt comfortable asking questions. She was highly regarded – a great person and very good at what she does.

Tracy Brinsdon – HR Advisor – Bell Gully Lawyers, Shortland Street

Your training style is wonderful

Thank you so much once again for the training yesterday. Feedback from the team is all very positive. Your training style is wonderful, and even the members of the team who probably considered themselves as capable Excel users had their minds blown a number of times.. which is awesome!

Craig Williams, National Sales Manager, Royal Canin, Ellerslie

Professional, efficient, highly organised and (most importantly), Sharyn knows her stuff  

We tested the boundaries of a traditionally formatted training session – asking questions relating to all areas of the software where each of us had the most issues. Despite this, Sharyn kept the flow, ticked off all the areas of concern within our time slot, and left us with a wealth of ‘stuff’ to go on with to further widen our knowledge of the software. A high value service – thanks Sharyn.

Anita Fleming – Marketing & Environmental Specialist

Straight forward, aimed at my level of use

Nice speed and style. Relevant tips. Good at checking if any questions…Really great to have someone who knows what they’re talking about and has heaps of experience…Most enjoyed your friendliness and ease of discussion…Relaxed atmosphere, easy to understand presentation…I now have a better understanding of Outlook.

Collective feedback from New Zealand Retailers Association

Awesome work. Thank you!

Excellent tutor. Well explained. I understood every step of skills taught today. Awesome work. Thank you!!
Manea Collins, Kotahi Logsitics, Auckland City

Thanks again for the training you were great!

I feel so much more at ease now with the applications and am ready to start playing around with the tools more!

Robyn Garry – Personal Assistant – Keith Goodall and Associates

Many thanks for the time and effort you put into teaching us!

Many thanks for the time and effort you put into teaching us! Your easy-going attitude and simple straight forward examples make it much more fun to learn.

Sue Dikvert, Kensington Swan Lawyers, Wellington

Already applying their knowledge

Just want to say a big thank you for the day, the delivery and the content. The referral forms all speak for themselves and the team are already applying their knowledge.
Penny Smith, Village Manager Hillsborough Heights – Metlifecare

Really helpful and knowledgeable

Sharyn was awesome. Really helpful and knowledgeable. This is really going to help me with my work!
Samantha Irvine, Higgins Group, Highbrook

Has made a positive and lasting difference

“Over the last two and half years, Excel at Work have assisted our business with development of our SharePoint Site and Software Training. Susan Carlow developed our SharePoint site from a very simple intranet into a fully functional repository for business information and data, enabling all our team members to access or upload documents from any location and at any time. This has proved to be an extremely effective tool enabling instant sharing and individual access of information that previously had to be sourced and emailed by others.
Additionally, Susan provided training as to how the site was set up and how to modify for any changing requirements. Susan has since provided additional training on request for more advanced training into the design functions of the programme.
Sharyn has provided Excel training to our office team, at both intermediate and advanced levels.
Both Susan and Sharyn are excellent facilitators in the training environment and demonstrate advanced knowledge and expertise in their field. They arrive at training sessions well-prepared with relevant course materials and were quickly able to evaluate the group to establish the appropriate level and language for delivery. Training was well-balanced with theory, practical exercises and discussion to ensure the most effective outcomes and retention of learning.  The brand is a very effective message, informing the prospective customer what they do, the outcome to expect and where the learning will be applied. Overall an impressive team providing a quality service that has made a positive and lasting difference to our business.”

Michelle Blythen, Office Manager, Horticom, Avondale