Microsoft Excel is an electronic spreadsheet program that can be used for storing, organizing and manipulating data. Microsoft Excel is made up of little squares on the screen. You can also resize the columns in Microsoft Excel to adjust to the size you need them to be. You can put information such as data types that can hold numbers, text or formulas. Some employers in the workplace use Microsoft Excel to keep records of information, accounts of people, financial information, and to create graphs or charts.
Microsoft PowerPoint is a presentation software application that allows you to combine text and graphics for screen presentations. The main purpose of Microsoft PowerPoint is to allow or to create outstanding, informational slides with the use of text, graphics and animation. Microsoft PowerPoint is mainly used in the workplace to present information or slideshows in a conference or a meeting. They use PowerPoint to present ideas, products, or ways to improve things or to improve the workplace. Some people may use Microsoft PowerPoint to create a slideshow of photographs from an event or to show people of what their workplace looks like.