ERIC Number: ED411437
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Administrative/Office Technology. A Guide to Resources.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Vocational Instructional Materials Lab.
This guide, which was written for general marketing instructors in Ohio, lists nearly 450 resources for use in conjunction with the Administrative/Office Technology Occupational Competency Analysis Profile. The texts, workbooks, modules, software, videos, and learning activities packets listed are categorized by the following topics: communications, office technology, financial functions, records management, support tasks, and professionalism. Among the competencies for which resource materials are listed are the following: apply communication skills; compose documents; prepare oral presentations; communicate with international and culturally diverse organizations; perform computer operating system, word processing, spreadsheet, database, computer business graphics, desktop publishing, transcription machine functions; and telecommunications functions; apply mathematical skills; perform accounting, payroll, and banking functions; file/retrieve documents and integrated media; perform telephone duties; receive visitors; perform scheduling functions; coordinate meeting and function arrangements; generate minutes; coordinate domestic and international travel plans; perform mail functions; research information; maintain employee records; maintain office supplies, equipment, and software; improve office productivity; demonstrate office ethics; help the employing organization achieve its goals; and participate in professional development activities. The following information is provided for each resource material: publication type, title, author, publication date, publisher. Concluding the guide are the addresses of the 11 publishers of the materials cited. (MN)
Descriptors: Communication Skills, Competence, Competency Based Education, Employment Qualifications, Equipment Maintenance, Equipment Utilization, Information Management, Money Management, Office Machines, Office Management, Office Occupations Education, Professional Development, Recordkeeping, Resource Materials, Technology
Publications, Center on Education and Training for Employment, 1900 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210-1090.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Vocational Instructional Materials Lab.