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Business Documents Project by Mind Map: Business
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Business Documents Project

Learn Publisher

Written Tutorials

Publisher Overview

Creating a Brochure

How to Create a Publication

Creating a Business Card

Video Tutorials

Creating a Brochure

Logo Creation

Aviary.com

Modify Photos (Pheonix), How to Crop, Understanding Layers, How to Color Scanned Line Art

Draw & Paint (Raven), How to Draw in Raven, Mrs. Rooks' Logo Sample Move (No Sound)

Powerpoint

You can create your logo using Powerpoint if you wish. Simply use the existing shapes, text, and clipart and insert your own graphics. Once you have the design complete, you will need to save it in a viable image file such as JPEG, TIFF or PNG. Follow these steps to accomplish this task. Create a new presentation Choose File>Page Setup and change the size of the slide to 2"X2" Combine text and graphics to create the logo Save the file as a TIFF or JPEG format Your logo will be ready to use in other documents.    

Assignment Directions

Step 1:Find Sample Documents

Find Inspiration Samples   Research other documents (card, stationery, envelope, brochure) found on the Internet to give you ideas on how to approach your own designs. Choose one sample for each document that you will use as inspiration pieces. Save the files and insert them in a Google Document that you will share with your team members and your instructor. Name the document: group member names_inspiration samples (eg. Joyce & Cindy_inspiration samples).  

Step 2: Create Logos

Create a Logo Brainstorm ideas with your teammates. Using existing samples found on the Internet for inspiration, sketch a variety of logo possibilities on sheets of white paper. These should be as detailed as possible and include all parts of the logo (text, shapes, graphics, images, etc.). Each team member must submit an initial sketch for teacher review. Design the logo Using Aviary.com or PowerPoint Each team member must create a version of the logo. The team will then collaborate to choose the one they prefer. Submit your logo samples to the Schoolloop Drop Box (Logo Designs).   For Aviary- You can create your logo solely with the Aviary application or have your illustration scanned and modify it within the program. Any images you wish to include in your logo must be saved in your home folder and uploaded to the Aviary program. You must not use the copy/paste function when creating your logo. For PowerPoint – Use clipart, shapes, photos, or other graphics to combine with text. Save the file as a JPEG image (File>Save As Pictures and choose the JPEG format)  

Step 3: Create Business Card

Create a Business Card o   Read a on creating Business Cards: http://www.brighthub.com/multimedia/publishing/articles/1033.aspx o   Create a new Publisher document using a business card template. It should be a standard size (3.5” X 2”). o   You may create your card from scratch or use an existing template design as a starting place for your own design, but you must modify it. Be sure you have included all required elements listed below: Company/Organization Logo Company/Organization Name Contact Name and Title Contact Email Address Mailing Address Phone Number Contact Website, Alternate Phone numbers, Fax Number (optional) Print your business card in black and white and place the file in the schoolloop drop box.  

Step 4: Create Letterhead & Envelope

Create Letterhead & Envelope o Create a new Publisher document using a letterhead template or a blank document with the dimensions 8 ½ X 11”. o Create a new Envelope document using the standard envelope dimensions. o You may create your documents from scratch or use an existing template design as a starting place for your own design, but you must modify it. Be sure you have included all required elements listed below: Letterhead Company/Organization Logo Company/Organization Name Company/Organization Mailing Address Company/Organization Main Phone Number Company/Organization Website Company/Organization Email Envelope Company/Organization Logo Company/Organization Name Company/Organization Address   o Print the documents in black and white and place the file in the schoolloop drop box.  

Step 5: Create Brochure

Create a Brochure Read tutorials on how to create a Publisher brochure: Written tutorial: http://inpics.net/tutorials/publisher2007/brochures2.html Tutorial Videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HRYLzjlY_sY&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gxgcql3dvZ4&feature=related   Create a new Publisher document using a brochure template. It should be a tri-fold with three panels on the front and back. You may create the brochure from scratch or use an existing template design as a starting place for your own design, but you must modify it. Be sure you have included all of the required elements listed below. Company/Organization Logo Company/Organization Name Company/Organization Contact information (same as Stationery) Paragraph describing the purpose/mission of your company Listing of your primary product offerings and prices, whereapplicable Photo images related to your business Clipart or other graphics to enhance visual design Map and directions to your organization or web information if your business is web-based A variety of font colors/sizes/types   Print both sides of your brochure in black and white. You will need to print the outside first then place the page back in the printer to print the inside on the opposite side of the page. Announce to the class that they should avoid printing while you are completing this task to avoid printing issues. Place the file in the schoolloop drop box.