Intuit blog: Spreadsheet horror stories

Can a single spreadsheet mistake in one cell add up to millions of dollars, a fired CEO, and other calamities? Sadly, yes. These and other tales of woe are described in my latest post for Intiut’s “Fast Track” blog here. They could have been easily avoided by careful proofreading, organizing assumptions or using more collaborative tools.

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