Since landing a dream job may require more than education credentials, students are often advised to supplement their classroom learning with internships and spare time reading. For those who are pursuing a Bachelors in Business Administration in Marketing at Limestone College, here are five popular business blogs and/or online publications that can help you keep [...]
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Business Books & Resources
“Going through Limestone’s MBA program has really opened my eyes to possibilities of what could be. I don’t think as small as I used to. It’s definitely opened my mind to dreaming more, being more and doing more.” — Kayla Covil Kayla Covil, a Limestone MBA program student, is four courses away from her MBA [...]
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Inspiring Stories
In a previous post we discussed the value of teamwork and collaboration, a skill sought by many MBA employers according to GMAC Corporate Recruiter Survey. One of the many advantages of teamwork and collaboration is the group’s ability to develop innovative ideas, which leads us to another in-demand skill: creative problem solving. A Bloomberg Recruiter [...]
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Management Skills
If you are a Limestone MBA program student, then you have already heard about the residency weekend, an on-campus event that occurs three times during your program and is a required portion of the MBA curriculum. Residency weekends provide an immeasurable value to a student’s learning experience. It will help you acquire the sought-after skills [...]
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Management Skills
One of our previous posts discussed the role of HR professionals in furthering diversity in the workplace. However, beyond its obvious social benefits, various studies suggest that workplace diversity is also beneficial for a company’s bottom line. According to a report Diversity Matters by McKinsey & Company, a global management and consulting firm, companies that [...]
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Business News
The reality for many online students, including those in the Limestone’s MBA program, is that life is a juggling act of work, family and school. With so much to do and so little time, various school resources can come in handy. If it’s been a while since you looked around the Limestone College website, here [...]
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Business Books & Resources
A recent survey by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) found that prospective business school students, regardless of preferred program type, seek programs that offer a combination of online and classroom courses. According to the survey: • Full-time students want roughly 15 percent of their coursework online; • Part-time students want 25 percent of their [...]
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Tech + Leadership
From the Bloomberg Recruiter Report to GMAC’s Corporate Recruiter Survey, teamwork and collaboration continues to be among the top skills sought by MBA employers. The Bloomberg Report identifies the “ability to work collaboratively” as one of the more desired yet also more common skills among MBA graduates; While the GMAC report identifies the “ability to [...]
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Management Skills
If you are earning a bachelor of business administration degree, you might one day aspire for a position in a company’s C-suite — a term in which “C” comes from the word chief — used to describe the most senior team in charge of running an organization. Today, there are a number of C-suite positions [...]
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Business Degree At Work
If you are earning an MBA degree at Limestone College, one of the courses you’ll take is MG620 Supply Chain Management. In this course, you will learn to analyze the supply chain system in order to maximize efficiencies and limit costs. But what is supply chain management and why is it important? The Council of [...]
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Course + Faculty Spotlights