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Landon Y.

Excel Coach with MBA (Excel Specialist)

Excel Coach with MBA (Excel Specialist)

$55/hour

  • 230 hours tutoring

  • Hell's Kitchen New York, NY 10018

About Landon


Bio

I'm an experienced business leader with an MBA. I joined WyzAnt because I enjoy helping motivated people acquire new skills and confidence! My approach as a tutor is a product of my own journey as a jack-of-many-trades and a life-long learner. As a student, I earned GPAs of 4.00 (Associate degree), 3.75 (Bachelor), and 3.79 (MBA). As a professional, I launched a start-up social enterprise in Eastern Europe. After relocating to New York several years ago, I joined a Fortune 200 company where I...

I'm an experienced business leader with an MBA. I joined WyzAnt because I enjoy helping motivated people acquire new skills and confidence! My approach as a tutor is a product of my own journey as a jack-of-many-trades and a life-long learner. As a student, I earned GPAs of 4.00 (Associate degree), 3.75 (Bachelor), and 3.79 (MBA). As a professional, I launched a start-up social enterprise in Eastern Europe. After relocating to New York several years ago, I joined a Fortune 200 company where I was responsible to manage a P&L and a team of 35 professionals.


Education

The American University
International Studies
Thunderbird School of Global Management
MBA
University of Missouri, Columbia
Graduate Coursework

Policies

  • Hourly rate: $55
  • Tutor’s lessons: In-person and online
  • Travel policy: Within 10 miles of New York, NY 10018
  • Lesson cancellation: 12 hours notice required
  • No background check

  • Your first lesson is backed by our Good Fit Guarantee

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Subjects

Business

Business,

Business

In 2014 I earned an MBA degree from a top-ranked program and graduated with distinction (GPA 3.79/4.00). During that program I completed two professional internships as a management consultant and analyst for venture capital investors. Earlier in my career I raised $100K in seed funding and launched an American-style bakery-cafe social enterprise in Eastern Europe. After school I entered the field of healthcare administration, and managed a business unit in New York that was part of an international Fortune 500 healthcare company.
Finance,

Finance

- I won Best Team Defense (oral) and Best Biennial Report (written) in an eight-week financial management competition. My team of five ran a computer-simulated multinational company for eight weeks, making decisions on capital structure, sources of financing, inter-company funding, transfer pricing, international tax management, currency risk management and interest rate risk management. - I performed due diligence research on about 12 potential investments and reported findings to venture capital and angel investors. - I advised the management teams of five early-stage startups on steps they could take to increase the value of their firms and to position themselves for future rounds of funding. - I assisted the management teams of two startups to develop financial and operational models in Excel to support their business plans.
Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

As an entrepreneur in Kosovo I developed a bookkeeping template in Excel that the local authorities agreed to accept in place of three paper ledgers, saving my employees time and reducing errors. As an MBA student I relied on Excel for a variety of marketing and finance projects. During that time I both gave and received informal help from my colleagues on how to better use Excel. I am passionate about finding ways to use technology (especially Excel!) to simplify business processes. Several times each month, I learn new Excel skills by looking up free tutorials online. I would be happy to help you do the same and become self-sufficient.
Financial Accounting, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Computer

General Computer,

General Computer

I built websites as a teenager (in the late 1990s) both for myself and non-profit organizations; I was self-taught from books and websites. I became proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop through formal college courses. I developed expertise in business tools, especially Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint. I have used both a PC and a Mac as my primary computer at least 5 years each. I approach computer tutoring with the goal to make the client self-sufficient! Technology changes quickly, but you can stay ahead of the curve!
Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

As an entrepreneur in Kosovo I developed a bookkeeping template in Excel that the local authorities agreed to accept in place of three paper ledgers, saving my employees time and reducing errors. As an MBA student I relied on Excel for a variety of marketing and finance projects. During that time I both gave and received informal help from my colleagues on how to better use Excel. I am passionate about finding ways to use technology (especially Excel!) to simplify business processes. Several times each month, I learn new Excel skills by looking up free tutorials online. I would be happy to help you do the same and become self-sufficient.
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Corporate Training

Business,

Business

In 2014 I earned an MBA degree from a top-ranked program and graduated with distinction (GPA 3.79/4.00). During that program I completed two professional internships as a management consultant and analyst for venture capital investors. Earlier in my career I raised $100K in seed funding and launched an American-style bakery-cafe social enterprise in Eastern Europe. After school I entered the field of healthcare administration, and managed a business unit in New York that was part of an international Fortune 500 healthcare company.
Finance,

Finance

- I won Best Team Defense (oral) and Best Biennial Report (written) in an eight-week financial management competition. My team of five ran a computer-simulated multinational company for eight weeks, making decisions on capital structure, sources of financing, inter-company funding, transfer pricing, international tax management, currency risk management and interest rate risk management. - I performed due diligence research on about 12 potential investments and reported findings to venture capital and angel investors. - I advised the management teams of five early-stage startups on steps they could take to increase the value of their firms and to position themselves for future rounds of funding. - I assisted the management teams of two startups to develop financial and operational models in Excel to support their business plans.
General Computer,

General Computer

I built websites as a teenager (in the late 1990s) both for myself and non-profit organizations; I was self-taught from books and websites. I became proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop through formal college courses. I developed expertise in business tools, especially Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint. I have used both a PC and a Mac as my primary computer at least 5 years each. I approach computer tutoring with the goal to make the client self-sufficient! Technology changes quickly, but you can stay ahead of the curve!
Microsoft Excel,

Microsoft Excel

As an entrepreneur in Kosovo I developed a bookkeeping template in Excel that the local authorities agreed to accept in place of three paper ledgers, saving my employees time and reducing errors. As an MBA student I relied on Excel for a variety of marketing and finance projects. During that time I both gave and received informal help from my colleagues on how to better use Excel. I am passionate about finding ways to use technology (especially Excel!) to simplify business processes. Several times each month, I learn new Excel skills by looking up free tutorials online. I would be happy to help you do the same and become self-sufficient.
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word

Other

Finance

Finance

- I won Best Team Defense (oral) and Best Biennial Report (written) in an eight-week financial management competition. My team of five ran a computer-simulated multinational company for eight weeks, making decisions on capital structure, sources of financing, inter-company funding, transfer pricing, international tax management, currency risk management and interest rate risk management. - I performed due diligence research on about 12 potential investments and reported findings to venture capital and angel investors. - I advised the management teams of five early-stage startups on steps they could take to increase the value of their firms and to position themselves for future rounds of funding. - I assisted the management teams of two startups to develop financial and operational models in Excel to support their business plans.

Ratings and Reviews


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4.9 (62 ratings)
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Reviews


Excellent teacher

Landon taught me how to create folders and a window review. He is very patient and very knowledgeable in computer applications and is a great teacher. Landon also gives good complaints when his students attempt to do the work.

Jerry, 17 lessons with Landon

Very nice and informative

Learned about financial statements, which was very helpful. Landon were me through income statements, balance sheets and cash flow. Landon was nice and easy to work with.

Brad, 1 lesson with Landon
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$55/hour

Landon Y.

$55/hour

  • No subscriptions or upfront payments

  • Only pay for the time you need

  • Find the right fit, or your first hour is free

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Response time: 2 hours