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Spreadsheets – more than just an accounting tool
  1. John Goulding

    John Goulding graduated from Glasgow in 1989 and has since worked as an assistant, partner and now managing director in a mixed practice in the Midlands. He is particularly interested in maximising the use of computer databases for marketing and analysing performance.


Spreadsheets have traditionally been used by accountants to record and analyse columns of financial data, but widespread use of computers has enabled a whole new raft of potential uses for these programs. While accounting remains a common use of spreadsheets in veterinary practice, John Goulding suggests that they can be used by the more clinically minded, too.

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