Skills Review - Performance Dictionary

Performance Dictionary, Skills Review

Disclaimer:  The Richards College of Business provides these links as samples of web resources available to assist students with skills review, and consequently, the Richards College of Business has no control over the content on these sites.  If, however, you detect an issue with any of the sites given here, please contact us at rcob@westga.edu.

Accounting/Finance SkillsBasic Grammar Skills  |  Communication Skills  |  Math Skills  |  PC Skills  |  Miscellaneous Skills Review  |  Other Business Skills


Accounting/Finance Skills
 
Corporate Finance Review   http://www.westga.edu/~rbest/finc3511/index3511.htm
Financial Calculations  http://www.math4finance.com/financial-formulas.php
   http://www.moneyinstructor.com/lesson/accountingtransaction.asp
Items on Basic Financial Statements  http://www.investopedia.com/articles/04/022504.asp
   http://www.va-interactive.com/inbusiness/...
   http://www.investopedia.com/articles/04/033104.asp
Basic Grammar Skills
 
Affect or Effect  http://grammar.quickanddirtytips.com/affect-versus-effect.aspx
   http://www.yourdictionary.com/grammar-rules/...
Would of or Would have  http://englishplus.com/grammar/00000204.htm
 
Communication Skills
 
Attributes of a Good Oral Presentation   http://www.etsu.edu/scitech/langskil/oral.htm
Basic Grammar and Spelling   http://www.copyblogger.com/...
   http://www.etsu.edu/scitech/langskil/grammar.htm
Case Tips   http://www.mckinsey.com/locations/montreal/...
Group Work vs. Individual Plagiarism  http://www.helium.com/items/...
How to Cite Sources   http://www.plagiarism.org/plag_article_how_do_i_cite_sources.html
   http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/560/01/
   http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/
How to Write an Essay   http://www.howtowriteanessay.com/
How to Write a Professional Email   http://grammar.about.com/od/developingessays/a/profemails.htm
   http://www.ehow.com/how_4679819_write-professional-email.html
Library   http://www.westga.edu/library/index_12019.php
Phone Conversations   http://www.moneyinstructor.com/lesson/telephoneskills.asp
   http://www.streetdirectory.com/travel_guide/6309/...
Plagiarism   http://www.plagiarism.org/
   http://www.indiana.edu/~wts/pamphlets/plagiarism.shtml
Reliable vs. Unreliable Sources   http://www.virtualsalt.com/evalu8it.htm
Writing a Case Analysis   http://businessmajors.about.com/od/casestudies/...
Writing a Memo  http://www.nku.edu/~fordmw/memo.htm
Writing a Paragraph   http://www2.actden.com/writ_den/tips/paragrap/index.htm
Writing a 5-Paragraph Essay   http://www.bookrags.com/articles/4.html
Writing a Research Paper   http://www.aresearchguide.com/1steps.html
Math Skills
 
Algebra   http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/Algebra.html
Simplifying Complex Fractions   http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U4L2GL.html
   http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/fraction/frac3/frac33/frac33.html
   http://www.mathsisfun.com/simplifying-fractions.html
Basic Graphing Techniques   http://www.math.com/school/subject2/lessons/S2U4L1GL.html
   http://www.math.com/school/subject2/lessons/S2U4L2GL.html
   http://www.math.com/school/subject2/lessons/S2U4L3GL.html
Basic Math   http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/BasicMath.html
   http://www.math.com/homeworkhelp/EverydayMath.html
0.10=10%=1/10   http://www.mathsisfun.com/decimal-fraction-percentage.html
How to Calculate a Growth Rate   http://www.ehow.com/how_4532706_calculate-growth...
   http://pages.uoregon.edu/rgp/PPPM613/class8a.htm
   http://www.associatedcontent.com/article/...
How to Calculate a Percentage   http://www.alcula.com/percentage.php
   http://www.pixelweaver.com/percent-grade-finder/...
   http://math-and-reading-help-for-kids.org/calculate_percentage.html
How many zeros in a billion, trillion, etc.   http://www.jimloy.com/math/billion.htm
   http://math.about.com/od/glossaryofterms/a/zeros.htm
Laws of Mathematical Precedence   http://www.purplemath.com/modules/orderops.htm
   http://www.mathsisfun.com/operation-order-pemdas.html
   http://www.math.com/school/subject2/lessons/S2U1L2GL.html
Percentage vs. Decimal   http://www.mathsisfun.com/converting-percents-decimals.html
   http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U1L2GL.html
   http://www.math.com/school/subject1/lessons/S1U1L7GL.html
 
PC Skills
 
General PC Skills  http://www.scribd.com/doc/3116372/Basic-Internet-Tutorial-1
   http://www.bcot1.com/
   http://www.internettutorials.net/
Email Basics   http://www.gcflearnfree.org/emailbasics
   http://lone-eagles.com/courses/rfts/b3web.htm
   http://www.businessemailetiquette.com/...
How to Use CourseDen Features  http://www.westga.edu/its/index_5723.php#banweb
   http://help8.view.usg.edu/ics/support/default.asp?deptID=8075
Microsoft Office Skills   http://www.officeskills.org/microsoft-office-tutorials.html 
(This website tells how to use Excel, Word, PowerPoint.)
   http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/excel-help/overview...
(This website teaches how to use
IF statements in an Excel Spreadsheet.)
 
Miscellaneous Skills Review
 

http://www.hippocampus.org/
 
Other Business Skills
 
CIA World Factbook Site   https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/index.html 
(contains detailed information about nearly every country in the world
and is very easy to use. Categories include Geography, People, Government, Economy, Communications, Transportation, Military, and Transnational Issues)
Job Search Assistance   http://careerweb.westga.edu/index_6094.php
http://jobipedia.org/#sthash.NNTkP76O.yzp7yZSd.dpbs (Career advice from the HR Policy Association)
Law   http://www.business.gov/business-law/
   http://www.business.gov/business-law/employment/
Leadership Skills   http://www.whitestag.org/skills/index.html
Proper Dress for Presentations/
Interviews 
 http://urbanext.illinois.edu/dress/01impress-05first.html
   http://www.presentationmagazine.com/what_to_wear.htm
   http://www.collegegrad.com/jobsearch/Competitive-Interview-Prep/...
World History   http://www.fincher.org/History/WorldAD.shtml
Affordable Colleges Foundation Business
Concentration Guides:
 
     Accounting  http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/accounting-programs/
     Business  http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/business-management-programs/
     Finance  http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/finance-programs/
     Marketing  http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/marketing-programs/
     MBA  http://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/online-colleges/mba-programs/