Synopses & Reviews
This text and software package is designed to develop speed and accuracy in entering alphabetic and numeric data using the keypad and top row. Users must already know the alphanumeric keys, but the software will develop job-entry skills. The software measures keystroke speed and accuracy on both straight copy and business forms comparable to those used in the workplace. The dedicated software also includes a Training Center for extensive skill practice and four projects to familiarize users with the skills needed in industry specific data entry careers. These industries are insurance, retail, hotel and medical.
Data Entry: Skillbuilding and Applications prepares users for basic jobs in all fields of data entry and includes job readiness skills for entry-level workers. This text and software package develops a high level of data entry skill in both speed and accuracy. Data entry is presented in real-world applications, including the inputting of data from business forms and audio files. Simulated business activities, including catalog order entry, insurance data, hotel surveys, and hospital patient information deliver the every-day significance of data entry.
About the Author
Career Solutions Training Group (CSTG) is a company of experienced forward-looking educators, trainers, and business professionals with a focus on sharpening workplace readiness skills for the 21st Century. CSTG provides consulting services to educational institutions and government agencies and their business partners. They also produce unique and highly effective publications for a wide range of education and training situations.
Table of Contents
Part I Data Entry Essentials 1. Data Entry in an Information World 2. Getting Started with Data Entry: The Training Center 3. Completing the Projects: The Project Lab 4. Building Data Entry Skills: The Practice Room Part II Data Entry Projects 1. Crandle Insurance 2. Funwear 3. Western Suites 4. General Hospital Data Entry Forms, Activities 1-17