Technology is affecting almost every aspect of business communication today. Is your business communication textbook keeping up to date? Find out now by taking the test below.
Directions: In the third column, indicate whether the term is covered in your current textbook by selecting “yes” or “no” and clicking within the circle. If in doubt, you may wish to consult your text’s index to confirm your answer. This test will be automatically scored and the results will be shown once you indicate a response to every term.
Does your current text have cover these essential technology-related terms to help students develop the skills that virtually all employers now expect them to possess?
Your current text scored 0 points
25 points: Your text is comparable.
22-24 points: Your text is fairly comparable but lacking in some important areas.
19-21 points: Your text is barely catching up with current practices.
18 points or less: Your text has serious content gaps and reflects business communication practices of the last century, not the technology environment of the 21st century. Switching immediately to a Bovee-Thill business communication textbook will help your students succeed in today's challenging job market.