Business Statistics - Australia and New Zealand 5e, emphasises applications over theory. It illustrates the importance of statistical methods and tools for today's managers and analysts, and how to apply them to business problems using real-world data. Using a proven three-step Identify-Compute-Interpret (ICI) approach to problem solving, the text teaches students how to (1) IDENTIFY the correct statistical technique by focusing on the problem objective and data type; (2) COMPUTE the statistics doing them by hand and using Excel Learning Statistics & Excel in Tandem Microsoft Excel is the most globally preferred and commonly used spreadsheet package in businesses and as a result, the majority of universities worldwide have incorporated Microsoft Excel into their curriculum. Learning Statistics and Excel in Tandem shows how to solve most statistical business problems taught at an introductory level using the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software. This book differs from others on the market as the selection of the appropriate statistical technique required to solve problems are discussed before using Excel for an application.