Problem Solving Cases in Microsoft Access and Excel

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"Problem-Solving Cases in Microsoft Access and Excel helps build spreadsheet and database skills using realistic business cases. Each case introduces a compelling business problem and, with the help of tutorials on Microsoft Access and Excel, trains users in critical thinking and problem solving. Readers will use Microsoft Access and Excel throughout the book to work through the case material. The scenarios found in the text reflect real business situations, ranging from small, privately-owned companies to large corporations." Features: contains
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"Problem-Solving Cases in Microsoft Access and Excel helps build spreadsheet and database skills using realistic business cases. Each case introduces a compelling business problem and, with the help of tutorials on Microsoft Access and Excel, trains users in critical thinking and problem solving. Readers will use Microsoft Access and Excel throughout the book to work through the case material. The scenarios found in the text reflect real business situations, ranging from small, privately-owned companies to large corporations." Features: contains coverage of current technologies - Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Access 2002, and Microsoft Excel 2002 are used throughout the text; 11 cases reflect situations that real businesses face in today's marketplace; 4 tutorials outline the elements of Excel and Access needed throughout the book; features a unique tutorial (Tutorial E) that covers presentation skills; utilizes Excel Solver and Excel Scenario Manager - two of the most commonly used tools in business; and includes an Integration Case (Case 11) in which the user applies both Access the Excel to solve a business-related problem.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780619159047
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 6/19/2003
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 232
  • Product dimensions: 8.24 (w) x 11.10 (h) x 0.26 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Pt. 1 Database Cases Using Access
Tutorial A Database Design 2
Tutorial B Microsoft Access 13
Case 1 Preliminary Case: The Cafeteria Paper Products Business 55
Case 2 The Sailboat Rental Business 60
Case 3 The Adult Education Program 65
Case 4 The Plant Nursery 72
Case 5 The Stock Portfolio 81
Pt. 2 Decision Support Cases Using Excel Scenario Manager
Tutorial C Building a Decision Support System in Excel 87
Case 6 Preliminary Case: King Pictures' Movie-Pricing Decision 113
Case 7 The Aphrodite Shoe Company Manufacturing and Marketing Decision 122
Pt. 3 Decision Support Cases Using Excel Solver
Tutorial D Building a Decision Support System Using Excel's Solver 137
Case 8 The Product Mix at Bernie's Restaurant 158
Case 9 The University Curriculum Design Problem 167
Pt. 4 Decision Support Case: Without Scenario Manager or Solver
Case 10 The Mega Corporation's ERP Decision 178
Pt. 5 Integration Case: Using Excel and Access
Case 11 NanoHexamics' Marketing Analysis 193
Pt. 6 Presentation Skills
Tutorial E Giving an Oral Presentation 205
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