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10 Business Movies for Business Students

NormaRay

Getting a business degree can have its moments of entertainment. Check out these 10 business films that parallel the lessons you learn in school.

Outsource-Proof Your Job with Online Classes!

outsource-resistant jobs

LearningAdvisor has paired a list of outsource-proof academic majors with online courses and degree programs to help you become competitive in those fields.

How to Make a Career Jump to 10 Top Jobs

midlife career change

Former admissions officer Jonathan Shatz has first-hand experience watching people make successful midlife career shifts. These top 10 programs represent his picks for the best transitions.

Coach or Consultant: Get Paid for What You Know

coach or consultant

Both coaching and consulting allow you to get paid for helping others find solutions to their problems in your area of expertise, but each takes a different approach. Which job are you best suited for, and where do you start?

Nontraditional Student Becomes Valedictorian One Class at a Time

Cheryl Sebjenics

Nontraditional student Cheryl Sebjenics became valedictorian with a perfect 4.0 GPA—after 14 years of taking one class per semester and holding a full-time job. She proves that slow and steady can still achieve great success.

6 Fast-Growing Careers in Business Finance

Business finance

Business finance positions are expected to grow more than 15% through 2020. Find out which part of this growing industry is a perfect fit for you.

Why You Should Consider a Career in Business Marketing

Considering a business marketing career?

Careers in marketing are a good fit for those who are not only good with numbers but also have the ability to come up with big ideas to capture consumer attention. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, high growth is expected in several large divisions of marketing by 2020.

What is an E-Commerce Degree, and Why Do I Want One?

What is e-commerce? You may have heard about e-commerce before, but what is it exactly? E-commerce involves doing business online using the Internet and “purchasing and selling products, information or professional services all of which are accomplished through fax, email, and the use of various other electronic tools” [i]. E-commerce could make it easier to conduct […]

Online Learning at the New England College of Business and Finance

Recently we talked with Paula Bramante, the Senior Vice President of Student Services at New England College of Business and Finance, based in Boston, Mass. At NECB, students can obtain business and finance degrees online, making their programs suitable for many adults who already have careers in business, but are looking to enhance or further their education. Read more… http://www.studentadvisor.com/articles/online-learning-at-the-new-england-college-of-business-and-finance

Techonomy Conference Makes Waves in Tech and Business; Kaplan University Hosts Visionary Voices Webinar

by Taylor Cotter StudentAdvisor.com Staff This week is Techonomy, an exclusive three-day conference in Tucson, Ariz. where thought leaders come together to discuss techonology, government, data and business. Over the next three days, we are excited to see how their ideas apply to higher education and education techology. If you’re missing out on Techonomy, check […]

Online MBA Fair Gives Options For Business Students

by Taylor Cotter StudentAdvisor.com Staff Getting a Masters in Business Administration is a big decision. If you’re looking to start an executive track at a corporation, getting an MBA is often the best way to get your foot in the door. However, getting an MBA requires huge time commitment and effort. Often, current employees who are interested in […]

Developing Business Leadership Skills in College

Have an itch to become the next big thing in the business world after you graduate? Effective leadership is one of the most important components of any successful business. Why not hone your leadership skills in college? Especially for those of you considering a business degree, stepping up to the plate and learning how to effectively lead […]