Excellent tutorial and templates on using Microsoft Excel for project management. Yes, it’s a paid resource, but not very costly and well worth it. What am I talking about? The Chandoo Project Management Templates.
Here’s the scoop. Go to this link: Project Management Templates and you’ll see that the first section is entirely about project management templates using Excel.
Here’s a great post explaining how to build a project status dashboard:
You’ll go from this to this: