Student tested and faculty approved, BUSN breaks new ground in the Introduction to Business market, delivering a riveting design that captivates students and powerful resources that save instructors valuable time. Written by longtime Intro to Business instructors who know firsthand the needs of today's instructors and students, this unique first edition provides a more student-focused--less linear--learning model that truly engages students. Its traditional material is presented in a vibrant, very nontraditional format. More "casual magazine" than "formal textbook," this lively design will intrigue and inspire students by incorporating less dense textual material and a more visual presentation of key concepts. The graphics, page layout, and design speak specifically to today's students, enticing them to keep turning the pages. Streamlined and well balanced, the text covers all core Introduction to Business topics in a succinct 18 chapters--including a unique chapter on Business Communications. In addition, the text is unrivaled in its cohesive integration of text and supplements. Robust resources--including an extremely interactive website--help students learn to study, communicate verbally and in writing, and master chapter concepts. Helping you keep students motivated in the classroom--even if they're not business majors--BUSN provides the most efficient instructor tools available, including a syllabus builder and database of instructional material. With BUSN, your students will be prepared and engaged.
Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
Number of pages: 275
Weight: 844 g
Dimensions: 272 x 217 x 14 mm
Edition: 2008-2009 ed.
"I am amazed at the pricing of this textbook...Adequate coverage of the material at about half the price of a traditional textbook!" - J.D. Penley, Instructor with Catawba Valley CC
"It reminds me of reading an article in Fortune magazine. I also like that it has incredibly recent examples and topics - it's more cutting edge than other books."- R.Condos, Instructor with American River College
"I slowly took the book and opened it to skim through it. Well, I ended up reading most of every chapter! I can't believe that a textbook held my interest and curiosity like this one did! The material is so pertinent and up to date! I loved the subjects...I love this book and can't wait to use it!" - Linda Merrill, student at River Valley CC