Business Professional's Kit For Dummies is the ultimate how-to manual for making it in the work world. Perfect as a training supplement for new employees or a ready reference for the seasoned professional trying to keep pace with new workplace technology. Coverage includes: handling the shift from paper to electronic media, using the information superhighway to further your business, business etiquette for the new office environment, savvy business travel strategies, and conducting winning presentations and meetings. An enclosed CD-ROM disk has basic business forms and tons of helpful resources. Business Professional's Kit For Dummies also addresses questions and challenges of the self-employed/work-at-home professional such as: setting up a virtual office, managing your taxes, handling insurance, and staying in the office loop when you work off the beaten path. Business Professional's Kit For Dummies is the working person's reference for the new millennium.
About the Author
Sheryl Lindsell-Roberts is an award-winning marketing communications specialist, seminar leader, and nationally known author. Her books include Writing Business Letters For Dummies®.
Table of Contents
PART I: The Road to Success Is Always Under Construction.
Chapter 1: Surviving in an Ever-Changing World.
Chapter 2: Telephone Talk.
Chapter 3: Learning to Love Your Office Equipment.
PART II: High Octane on the Information Superhighway.
Chapter 4: It's a Bird! It's a Plane! It's E-M@il!Chapter 5: Doing Business on the Net.
Chapter 6: Be It Ever So Humble, You're Working at Home.
Chapter 7: Oh, My Aching Back.
PART III: Streamlining the Paper Trail.
Chapter 8: Anatomy of a Letter.
Chapter 9: The Great "Write" of Passage.
Chapter 10: Purely Postal.
Chapter 11: Cleaning Up the Infobog.
PART IV: Minding Your Business Manners.
Chapter 12: Getting to Know You.
Chapter 13: Wining and Dining.
Chapter 14: It's Better to Give.
Chapter 15: When Worlds Collide: Men and Women in the Workplace.
PART V: Be a Fearless Road Warrior.
Chapter 16: Air Travel: Up, Up, and Oy Vey!Chapter 17: Please Come Inn.
Chapter 18: Getting Your Papers in Order.
Chapter 19: When in Rome.