Introduction to Business and Technology, Business and Technology, and Business Communication are courses designed for high school students as a gateway to a career in business. The course provides an overview of the skills required for today's business environment. Knowledge of business principles, the impact of financial decisions, and technology proficiencies demanded by businesses are combined to establish the elements of this course. Emphasis is placed on developing proficient fundamental computer skills required for all career pathways. Students will learn essentials for working in a business environment, managing a business, and owning a business. The intention of this course is to prepare students both personally and professionally in an information-based society.