Imagine this scenario … You’re sitting in front of the big boss or you’re parked right in front of the desk of a prospective employer. They lean over and say to you, “So, instead of telling us about yourself, your experience and why you’re the best person for the job to help move our organization […]

Just in case you have fallen for the common misconception that a Harvard master of business administration or MBA is the be-all and end-all of MBAs, let us stop you right there and set the record straight: In a lot of ways it is not. Oh, that’s not to say that Harvard doesn’t deserve its […]

So it’s been said: You have been online much too long when you say “LOL” instead of actually laughing out loud. Funny (and perhaps true) in your everyday life. For most of us, though, the pluses of being online far outweigh the minuses. Depending on your learning style and personal preferences, being electronically and virtually […]

Doing good? Affecting a system? Furthering a cause? That’s public service, one of the most fulfilling and rewarding careers around. And for someone like you who’s considering pushing even further into it by getting your master of public administration (MPA) degree, the opportunities are equally satisfying. Here are just a few of them: Administrative Officer […]

Instructional. The adjective of instruction. Defined as “an indication of how to do something; the act of teaching.” Design. A verb, either transitive or intransitive, depending on usage. Defined as “conceiving, creating and executing according to plan.” Together, “instructional” and “design” create one of today’s fastest-growing “it” careers. In fact, CNN Money/PayScale.com ranked the job […]

In spite of all the monumental world, business and technological changes of the past several decades, one thing has not changed: A business is only as good as its people. And when it comes to the business of people, it was, is and will continue to be the domain and responsibility of human resource professionals. […]

When it comes to choosing a graduate degree program, the proverbial $64,000 question is always the hardest: “What do you want to do with the rest of your life?” Within your answer to that question lies the answer to this one: “Is a business psychology master’s degree right for me?” Of course, only you can […]

Whether you finished earning your undergraduate degree in accounting last week, last year or last decade, it’s a good time to think about getting your master’s in accounting. Why? Because a transformational graduate program can help advance your career – no matter what stage you’re in. Graduate-level studies through an accounting master’s degree program can […]

“Begin with the end in mind.” That’s Habit #2 of Stephen Covey’s renowned book, The 7 Habits of Highly Successful People. It’s also highly sound advice for those who are deciding whether or not to pursue a master’s degree in marketing and communications. Think about it. You have to know where you are going in […]

Is an MBA Worth It? Is an MBA Right for Me? For anyone thinking of earning their MBA, the first and foremost question is always: Should I do it? Is earning my MBA really worth it? Even before Google, Yahoo and Bing could bring back dozens upon dozens of search results on the topic, there was […]