I have worked on a lot of spreadsheets over the years and it amazes me how many uses people find for them.
Here's a list of just some of the ways people have used a spreadsheet. Note that none of these are financial models or cash projections.
Track inventory production.
Track employee productivity.
Log traffic and maintenance activity at a drawbridge.
Manage investment portfolio.
Maintain mailing lists.
Schedule employees in a doctor's office.
Log employee work hours.
Track production problems on an assembly line.
Track vendor payments.
Track buyer payments.
Manage projects - a furniture manufacturer's representative.
Manage projects - a freelance author.
Accounting for Amazon website business.
Project management - construction company.
Track and manage gym memberships.
Tracking numbers inventory for a T-Shirt manufacturer.
Attendance log for a trade school.
Sales commission calculations.
Roofing company project forms.
Engineering defects tracking.
Fitness competition log.
Meeting schedule and agenda.
Greeting card order form.
Oilfield downhole tool CAD/CAM.
Please leave a comment below and let me know how you use a spreadsheet in your business.