This About.Me page gives a biographical background of noted college textbook author Courtland Bovee.
Courtland L. Bovee is one of America's leading instructors in
clear and effective communication. He has 22 years of teaching
experience at Grossmont College in San Diego, California, where he has
received teaching honors and was accorded that institution's C. Allen
Paul Distinguished Chair.
He is a co-author of several leading college-level texts, including Business Communication Today, Excellence in Business Communication, Business Communication Essentials, and Business in Action.
He and his coauthor just announced major coverage of mobile business
communication in their 2015-2016 editions, the first authors in the
field to do so. According to Mobile Commerce magazine, "Bovee and Thill's Coverage of Mobile Makes All Other Business Communication Textbooks Obsolete."
addition to being a respected writer, Professor Bovee is also a highly
regarded management consultant, known worldwide for his seminars and
in-company training programs. He is active in the Association for
Business Communication and the Textbook Authors Association.
moderates four online business communication instructor groups and two
introduction to business instructor groups on Facebook and LinkedIn.
Among the more than 200 million profiles on LinkedIn, Bovee is in the
top 1% of the most viewed profiles.
Bovee, and his coauthor, John
Thill, are known as the most innovative authors in the business
communication field. They were the first authors to integrate digital
and social media and mobile business communication throughout a business
communication textbook, to have their own YouTube channel, and to have a
blog in the field (Bovee and Thill's Business Communication Blog). They
are the only authors to have a syndicated online news service (Business
Communication Headline News), a unique service that keeps students'
texts perpetually up to date (Real-Time Updates), and 10 online business
communication magazines. Bovee and Thill won the Excellence in Textbook
Award from the Textbook Authors Association. They were recently honored
by the Boston Red Sox and the Governor of Massachusetts for their
outstanding contributions to education.
Bovee is Chairman of the Board of Neurogensis Learning System.
To read about the insights and commentary of the authors of the world's leading business communication textbook, visit Bovee and Thill's Business Communication Blog.
To explore one of the largest collections of business communication instructional materials on the web, visit A Comprehensive Guide to Business Communication Instructional Resources
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