Business Degree At Work

CNN Money and Payscale.com recently released their 2017 Best Jobs in America rankings that evaluate careers based on job growth, pay and work satisfaction. Among one hundred jobs, many fall in the business category. For Limestone students earning a Bachelors of Business Administration, we’ve picked out the top ranked careers for each of Limestone’s business [...]
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For many MBA students, one of the most beneficial aspects of earning an MBA degree, apart from the knowledge they gain, is the opportunity to network with their classmates. At Limestone College, an MBA program cohort brings together a diverse pool of candidates from various professional and academic backgrounds, providing students exposure they might not [...]
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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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Unlike other business professions, there is no secret that accounting has suffered generalizations that have painted the profession in a boring, number crunching, sit-behind-your-desk-all-day kind of way. Simple logic would help argue that similar portrayals could have been easily attributed to other business professions such as finance, for example. Finance, like accounting, shares its close [...]
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If you are earning a bachelor’s degree in marketing, it’s likely you’ve been introduced to the 4 P’s —product, price, place and promotion. However, despite the framework’s wide presence in the college-level marketing courses, there is some debate about its modern day use. Coined in the late 1950s, this framework — also known as the [...]
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Last month, Limestone College celebrated its annual Alumni Day event offering an opportunity for old classmates to catch up, reconnect, and have a good time. Among this year’s attendance were a number of Limestone’s business degree alumni, including Amanda A. Knowles who was honored as the recipient of the Outstanding Alumni Award for her service [...]
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Say a pharmaceutical company is considering whether or not to produce a product that could cure a world health pandemic causing blindness to millions of people including children. While the demand for the product is obvious, the customer population is located in some of the word’s most impoverished regions, and unlikely to afford the product. [...]
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Michael Scharff, Chair and faculty member of the Limestone Department of Business & Economics, has years of business and leadership experience both in the private sector and the Army. Scharff, who mainly teaches the undergraduate and MBA management and ethics courses says, “the thing I like most about teaching is the thing I liked most [...]
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A recent survey conducted by an online legal service provider CT Corporation found that more than half of recent college graduates want to start their own business. If you are pursuing a bachelors or associates degree in business, it’s likely that you, too, have thought about starting your own venture someday.  So what does it [...]
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