think-cell Partnership

think-cell Powerpoint & Excel Charting Add-in Information

Create professional looking presentations for your classes fast using think-cell

Do you use PowerPoint to present in your classes? If so, think-cell might save you a significant amount of working time and enable you to create professional looking presentations for your coursework.

think-cell takes just minutes to learn watching the short video tutorials available for each chart type. See below for helpful training resources and instructions on how to download think-cell.

Notable features of think-cell

Creating your charts takes 70% less time
Create 40+ chart types, including waterfall, Gantt, and Mekko charts in just 2-3 minutes
90% less time when making alterations
Automate changes to your charts with think-cell
Gain professional skills
Become proficient with the charting software used by top consulting and investment firms
Better results
Improve your class presentations and impress your audience

How to download think-cell

think-cell is available for both Windows and Mac OS and is free to Columbia Business School students, faculty, and staff.

To obtain your licence, contact our IT admin (

Go to to download the software.

How to learn more

Get personalized support, watch helpful video tutorials, or search our user manual here:

First: watch an overview of think-cell here
Next: create your first chart with the help of this video
Want to create another chart? Learn about the 40+ chart types and features here
Have Excel data to turn into a chart? Learn how to link and automate data updates here