Archive for Business Degrees

5 Tips for Helping You Stand Out to Graduate Business Schools

Jul 09, 2012 No Comments by

Now-a-days if you’re trying to be accepted into a graduate business school, a great GMAT score and professors singing your praises are helpful. However, what can you do beyond these things to get you noticed and have you stand out from the crowd? Here are some tips that could help.

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Marketing 101: What Not To Do

Mar 23, 2012 No Comments by

Sometimes, we learn the right way to go about doing something by hearing stories that reveal what not to do. Marketing and advertising fields are not exempt. If we are business majors, we can learn lessons from major brands’ faux pas—like Nike.

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Rock Stars with Degrees

Aug 12, 2011 No Comments by

The typical rock star is usually busy with trashing hotel rooms and doing illicit drugs. But they’re not all Keith Richards! Some have gone to college!

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Survey Says: College is Hard

Apr 29, 2011 7 Comments

No, really, a yearly national survey consisting of over 200,000 first-year students conducted by the folks at the University of California at Los Angeles says that college freshmen are increasingly “overwhelmed.” You don’t say?

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Tyra Shows Off Harvard Business School Sweater and Fish Lips

Mar 28, 2011 2 Comments

If it’s true that when you learn something new that something old fades away, then maybe America’s Next Top Model creator Tyra Banks should be a little concerned now that she’s attending Harvard Business School. From the looks of that picture, getting an education at the world’s most elite business school means that she’s forgotten how to smile like a regular person and is instead smiling like she belongs in an aquarium.

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Embracing Holiday Malaise

Dec 21, 2010 9 Comments

It’s the holiday season and you’re probably experiencing that sluggish, lethargic feeling that comes along with it. Sometimes it’s slight; you are a bit more upset when someone asks you to do something that involves basic movement. Sometimes it’s stronger; you’re sense of hygiene fails and you procrastinate showering for 4 days because “if I’m not sweating, what’s the point?”

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Sales Professionals Gain New Skills Through Online Degrees

Sep 27, 2010 17 Comments

In today’s uncertain economy, salesmen are posed with the additional challenge of convincing consumers to spend what little discretionary income they have. As a result, these professionals may want to consider enrolling in classroom-based or online courses that could teach them new ways to approach the difficult market.

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Business Degrees Allow Students to Give Back

Jun 09, 2010 45 Comments

Individuals working towards business degrees sometimes aspire to open their own companies, rise up to top-level management positions or eventually lead a team in a prestigious organization. However, others choose to use their MBA skills to give back and teach less fortunate individuals how they can build a life for themselves.

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More Women Are Earning Online College Business Degrees

Apr 01, 2010 7 Comments

Nursing degrees and teaching degrees may have been the most popular field of study for women years ago, but times have changed. reports that many college women today are majoring in business.

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Online Business Degrees Arm Students with Marketable Job Skills

Feb 25, 2010 13 Comments

Many of the skills recent graduates of degree in business programs have learned are among some of the most important things employers are looking for in prospective employees, according to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE).

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