Elaborate, properly constructed spreadsheets greatly simplify a wide range of activities and processes within companies, enabling business owners to economize valuable time and effort, increase the efficiency of their business (Analysis), keep track of different tasks, manage their budget, optimize the planning of future events (Forecasting), organize and access valuable information, and optimize the completion of specific tasks. And thus, thanks to their many benefits, spreadsheet programs have come to be considered indispensable tools for businesses in today's competitive climate.
When VisiCalc hit the scene back in the eighties (in the last century), the relatively small group of Apple II users went crazy. It was like manna from heaven for the poor accountants, scientists and engineers who were used to filling in enormous analysis sheets with a pencil. Now, they could use VisiCalc to do the same task, AND calculate the result automatically.
Inconsistent data : This becomes most apparent when trying to find a particular record or cell, based on the contents. If a space is incorrectly added in the wrong place, the search or filter fails.
At present, some of the most requested types of spreadsheet packages in the market are: 'Spreadsheets for Small Businesses' and a subset of that: 'Spreadsheets for Actors'.
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