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About the Author
Reed Jacobson is a Senior Architect with Hitachi Consulting, an international management and technology consulting firm. He worked as a Software Application Specialist for Hewlett-Packard for 10 years and ran his own consulting firm for 5 years.
Reed received a BA degree in Japanese and Linguistics. He also received an MBA degree from Brigham Young University and a graduate fellowship to study Linguistics at Cornell University.
In addition to authoring this book, Reed is the author of Excel Trade Secrets for Windows, Microsoft Excel Advanced Topics Step by Step, Microsoft Office 2000 Expert Companion, and Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services Step by Step. He has given presentations at Microsoft and other conferences, and has taught courses around the world.
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