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If you have some simple tips would you please explain to me what the disadvantages as well as the advantages of using spreadsheets to create estimates in regards to PM are?

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The question requires you to evaluate the disadvantages and advantages is the use of spreadsheets like EXCEL in creating estimates with regards to PM.
<br>The question omits mentioning that it is not merely the use of a certain computer tool which makes a difference to the PM but the object and the spirit with which it is used and implemented which makes a difference. For instance, if a PM manager in the accounts department makes estimates on instructions from his superior ...