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How an Online MBA Prepares You for Remote Management

Many companies now rely more heavily if not entirely on remote work forces. Interacting with professors and other students from a distance, working on group projects in a virtual setting, [...]

With an Online MBA, You Will Practice the Soft Skills Employers Need Most

It is common knowledge that education correlates with opportunity. College graduates earn more on average than those with only a high school diploma, and employers are increasingly looking for more [...]

How to Integrate an MBA into your Work-Life Balance

We are all equal when it comes to time. We get the same number of hours every day, week in and week out. When seeking an MBA online, that time [...]

Online MBA Students Don’t Have to Wait for Graduation to Use New Skills

In recent years, “work-life balance” has gone from buzzword to corporate priority. Employees increasingly value balance–and some separation–between their personal and professional lives.1 While employers and recruiters try to emphasize [...]

Why Women Should Consider Pursuing an MBA

The proportion of women earning professional degrees has increased drastically over the past few decades. From 1960 to 2000 alone, the percentage of bachelor’s degrees awarded to women increased to [...]

The Benefits to Choosing a Career in Health Care Administration

What’s the best part of earning your MBA in Health Care Management? In a word, relevance. The future of health care in America is far from certain. Doctor shortages threaten [...]

No MD Required to Earn MBA in Health Care Management

America’s health care industry is facing two major shortages: providers,1 and leadership.2 As more families and individuals receive insurance coverage, the demand for health services is on the rise. At [...]

Why Nurses and Doctors are Pursuing a Health Care MBA

As the health care system becomes more complex, doctors and nurses need more than a clinical background to be leaders in the industry. They need to know about the business [...]

Why You’ll Be Glad you Earned Your MBA in Sustainability

While the MBA has long been a staple of successful careers in business, the emergence of new, specialized MBA programs has many students wondering which path they should take. One [...]

Sustainability Careers You May Not Have Thought Of

Sustainability is a rapidly expanding field with a diverse array of career options to consider. Whether assuming the position of business manager, scientist, or engineer, sustainability professionals work to promote [...]

Employers of All Sizes Need Real Estate Professionals

When most people imagine a career in the real estate sector, perhaps the profession that most frequently comes to mind is a real estate agent. In reality, however, the real [...]

Commercial Real Estate: the Places Where Money is Made

On the surface, the biggest difference between residential and commercial real estate is in how the properties will be used. Residential real estate generally amounts to house, or places where [...]

Can I Still Make Money While Working in CSR?

It’s natural to want a job where you feel you are making a difference and many graduates with degrees that emphasize sustainability are turning to positions in corporate social responsibility [...]

Financing Your MBA: How to Ask Your Employer for Sponsorship

The desire to expand your skill set and move into a more significant and lucrative management role are both good reasons to pursue an MBA. Getting your employer to pay [...]

Renewable Energy Innovations Popular in the Summer

As interest in renewable energy continues to grow, innovators show the world an ever-impressive array of product designs that not only dazzle and impress but also consistently improve upon functionality. [...]

The 4 Things to Know about the Commercial Real Estate Process

There are a few unspoken guidelines one should consider before they dive head first into the commercial real estate market. Four of the most important things that allow the buying [...]

New Technologies Changing Health Care Administration

Health care providers and administrators are spending more time than necessary to complete paperwork and enter data into computers to process payments and meet the other requirements of insurance companies [...]

The Ethics of Social Media for Health Care Professionals

The use of social media in the health care industry has opened up a new world of opportunities. With more than 60 percent of medical patients currently seeking health care [...]

Three Reasons for Adopting Sustainable Business Practices

There are several reasons businesses should – and many are – adopting sustainable practices, like decreasing water consumption, switching to green power and even designing and constructing facilities in new [...]

Commercial Real Estate and Sustainability

The demand for greener, more sustainable buildings has extended into the commercial real estate sector. As investors become aware of the importance of the environmental and social implications of financial [...]