From the Back Cover
Written for a diverse audience (all ages, different educational backgrounds, varying educational goals), this book allows for self-paced or online learning. The primary goal of the GO! Series: Microsoft Word 2003 Comprehensive
is to teach Microsoft Word 2003 quickly and easily, with an approach that is based on clearly-defined projects. A key feature of the book is the use of Microsoft procedural syntax: steps begin with where
the action is to take place, followed by the action itself. The instruction is error-free, clearly written, and logically arranged. This book provides users with the skills to solve business problems using the computer as a tool. Combining Volumes 1 and 2, the comprehensive edition covers the following topics relating to Word 2003: getting started; using special utilities and formatting tools; adding clip art and tables; creating newsletters with multiple columns and special formats; using charts and text effects to enhance documents; group projects; working with tables, graphics, and objects; creating styles and automating mass mailings; working with large documents; creating standardized forms and documents; working collaboratively; and customizing Word for particular needs. An efficient and handy guide for anyone interested in learning the ins and outs of Microsoft Word 2003.
About the Author
Shelley Gaskin, Series Editor for the GO! Series, is a professor of business and computer technology at Pasadena City College in Pasadena, California. She holds a master's degree in business education from Northern Illinois University and a doctorate in adult and community education from Ball State University. Dr. Gaskin has 15 years of experience in the computer industry with several Fortune 500 companies and has developed and written training materials for custom systems applications in both the public and private sector. She is also the author of books on Microsoft Outlook and word processing.