Welcome and Opening Remarks
A Focus on Using Real-World Application and Current News in Business Math
Hear From a Peer—Keeping Business Math Students Engaged in an Online Environment.
Teaching Tips for Success—An author-led session outlining teaching and student engagement/retention in online.
Keeping Up with New Standards in Business Math—A discussion of important changes in payroll calculations and mortgages that will be key updates in the next edition of Practical Business Math Procedures.
Jeff Slater has been teaching for 51 years at Northshore Community College in Massachusetts. He has consulted for the Federal Government, and he has authored 10 college texts. He enjoys taking his dogs outside to pick up latest Wall Street Journal to find new clips for his next edition of Practical Business Math Procedures. Jeff knows that customer service is the key to building a best-selling book, and he loves talking to instructors about their business math courses.
Sharon has developed, designed, implemented, and taught face-to-face, hybrid, and online business and math courses for over 25 years and was the Business and Economics Chair of Colorado Community Colleges Online for 14 years. As the International Business Director of Pikes Peak Community College for 15 years, her knowledge of the global environment spans many industries and cultures. She has eleven years of administrative-level international management and marketing experience, accountable for creating and managing budgets exceeding 10 million dollars. She and her husband enjoy traveling and have visited 50 countries. They have two adorable Labs who are kind enough to allow Sharon and her husband to live in their home.