New Perspectives: Portfolio Projects for Business Analysis

  • AUTHORS: Carol Cram; Lisa Friedrichsen
  • ISBN-13: 9781133274773 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 316 Pages  Paperback 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Portfolio Projects for Business Analysis is designed to help students practice and perfect technology skills. This companion text is ideal for students taking a variety of different courses from Communications, Marketing, and Accounting to Introduction to Business courses. Portfolio Projects for Business Analysis includes 15 projects based on real-world business scenarios, allowing students to compile a comprehensive portfolio of business analysis examples to use during the interview process.

Features

  • Designed to help students practice and perfect technology skills.
  • Ideal for students taking a variety of different courses from Communications, Marketing, and Accounting to Introduction to Business courses.
  • Includes 15 projects based on real-world business scenarios, allowing students to compile a comprehensive portfolio of business analysis examples to use during the interview process.
  • Project topics include budgets, planning tools, data summary, and statistical analysis to provide students with practice and understanding of broad technical skills applicable to any business field.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Carol Cram

    Carol M. Cram is the author of more than 35 textbooks on computer applications, business communications, and Internet-related subjects. Carol is also a well-recognized and respected faculty member at Capilano College in North Vancouver, where she currently serves as the Convenor of the Executive Support Program, the Program Consultant for Business and Computers in Continuing Education, and as an instructor of business and computer-related courses.

  • Lisa Friedrichsen

    Lisa Friedrichsen is a Professor at Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, Kansas, where she teaches database and web development classes. As an author, she has written several prominent Access, Office, and Web related textbooks. Ms. Friedrichsen combines her ability to teach with extensive industry experience to create clear, practical presentations. Ms. Friedrichsen’s undergraduate degree is in Engineering from Iowa State University and she has an MBA from Drake University. She worked for a decade at IBM Corporation before becoming a consultant, author, and college professor.

Table of Contents

1. Budgets.
2. Income and Expense Statements.
3. Sales Projections and Scenarios.
4. Planning Tools.
5. Decision Support.
6. List Management.
7. Data Summary.
8. Investment Analysis.
9. Statistical Analysis.
10. Regression Analysis.
11. Trend Analysis.
12. Breakeven Analysis.
13. Cash Flow Analysis.
14. Forms.
15. Exception Analysis.
Glossdex.