Business Solutions

Develop your expertise instantly with proven techniques

PROMISE: Focused on business solutions&!151;how to apply features and functions to accomplish specific tasks, saving time and increasing productivity.

AUDIENCE: Knowledge workers—office professionals

APPROACH: These reference books can be used in two ways. They can be read cover to cover or you can skip around, picking only the most useful information for you. Each book in the series organizes its coverage of related computer applications into a series of well-organized, visual, quickly accomplished tasks. You can scan the one-to-two page sequence of step-by-step instructions and figures associated with the task, determine what you need to do to accomplish the task, and get back to work.

SPECS: $34.99, 400-700 pp.with CD

CORE TOPICS: Primarily desktop productivity applications like Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. These products are applicable across software versions, as well.