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Is sports management a good major?

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Active Jun 27 '18 at 12:49 AM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Kale Rodrigues | Operations Manager at Xtreme Diamond Sports Yes and no, if you are looking to working at a ...

Is business management a good major?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Shawn Hill’s Avatar
Active Nov 13 '18 at 02:18 PM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential This really depends on you and how the area of business ...
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on being interested in such an interesting and complex career ...

What can I do with a business major?

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#college-major #business #finance

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Active Jun 19 '18 at 11:09 PM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Sabrina Reed With a degree in Business you can do almost anything! I ...

What is an international business major?

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Active Jun 15 '18 at 06:42 PM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Alexandra,This is such a wonderful question and what a fabulous ...

Is international business a good major?

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#international-business #college-major #business

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Active Jun 15 '18 at 07:43 PM

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Posted by Alexandra C.’s Avatar Alexandra C.
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Jesus Rosales | Financial Accounting Hi - An international business degree gave me a high level ...

Should I go to college if I don't know what to do with what I've studied?

I'd like to go to community college and study business and psychology, but I'm not sure what I'd do with what I've learned. I don't like the idea of becoming a therapist of any kind or a business owner. I have no interest in going to a 4 year college unless what I want to do calls for it. Is...

#community-college #business #communitycollege #psychology

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Active Nov 27 '18 at 09:49 PM

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Posted by K J.’s Avatar K J.
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Linda Ann Robinson, Ph.D. | Industrial-Organizational Psychology & HR Consulting Hi K.J. ,Many young people are unsure about a career focus. ...

Does a structural engineer wear business formal to office everyday

What is the dresscode for structural consultant ? #business #structural...

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Katie Burell’s Avatar Kim Igleheart’s Avatar
Active Jun 09 '18 at 06:06 PM

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Posted by Mohammed J.’s Avatar Mohammed J.
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Katie Burell | North American Quality Management Director at ASR Group I will start by saying that I'm not a structural engineer. ...

Specific Business Fields

I will be studying business at Marist College, but although I know I want to do something in business, I'm not sure what field of business to go into. How do I know what field of business would be best for me?...

#business

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Colin Beck’s Avatar Carole Curtis’s Avatar
Active Sep 20 '18 at 01:23 AM

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Posted by Alexander M.’s Avatar Alexander M.
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Colin Beck | Sr. Manager Sytem Analysis & Programming Great recommendations Carole! Alexander, in addition to these I would loudly ...

How do I build initial capital for an entrepreneurial endeavor?

I am interested in starting a sustainable development business, flipping properties but with a sustainability focus. But it seems like in order to break into property flipping, I need a large amount of investment to get started. Any ideas on how to fund a potentially expensive startup company?...

#sustainability #business #realestate

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Active Jun 26 '18 at 04:46 PM

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Posted by Joseph A.’s Avatar Joseph A.
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Marco Saporito | Professional career There are a few ways to get finance for business. One ...

Is getting a degree in business management extremely hard?

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Jillian Moulton’s Avatar Cameron Gebhard’s Avatar Anchalee Anastasia Robinson’s Avatar
Active Nov 27 '18 at 08:37 PM

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Posted by Macy B.’s Avatar Macy B.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important and sometimes the most difficult part of attaining ...

How do you start your own Daycare?

I want to know the basic requirements to having your own daycare. For example, do you need a degree? How do you recruit people to work there? How do you get the parents to trust your new daycare? How much does it cost to start a daycare? Should I consider getting a degree in Business?...

#daycare #business #child-care #entrepreneur #child-development #children

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Ken Simmons’s Avatar Brenda Aldridge Hughes’s Avatar
Active Jul 25 '18 at 07:50 PM

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Posted by Tea F.’s Avatar Tea F.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The most important thing for you to do first is to ...

How hard is it to have two majors or multiple minors?

I'm someone with vast interests from acting to journalism to government to human rights, but wants to major in marketing. #psychology #theater #marketing #majors #minors #business...

#government

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Active Jan 11 at 09:51 PM

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Posted by Carolina V.’s Avatar Carolina V.
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Ria Jagasia | Academic Consultant at AIC Education Hey Carolina! Marketing would make a great minor for any of ...

What ways can I put myself out there during college in order to get noticed by potential employers?

I will be studying accounting and actuarial science and will be in the field of business, so networking is important. What type of events should I attend and what should I do personally to maximize my networking opportunities? #business #accounting...

#networking

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Active May 31 '18 at 04:22 PM

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Posted by Rachel S.’s Avatar Rachel S.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Rachel, It's great to hear that you are studying accounting ...

Practically speaking, are there resources to help balance a sport, 18 hour semester, job, and social life?

I will be a freshman in college taking an 18 hour semester, participate in a NAIA Division 1 sport, get a job, and go out with friends. I would like to know what administrative staff might be able to specifically help with this. I am also wondering what specific things I can do as a student...

#work-life-balance #time-management #help #business #job #college #student

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Active May 29 '18 at 09:20 PM

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Posted by Rachel S.’s Avatar Rachel S.
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Johannes Myers | Senior Financial Analyst at Verizon Enterprise Solutions Absolutely! It will be challenging and require you to be very ...

In your experience, how difficult has it been to matriculate into an entry-level job with a mechanical engineering degree?

I am interested in pursuing this degree, in tandem with economics, and I was wondering what a mechanical engineer's experience has been like in getting a job... and when getting said job, what would it typically entail? Was/is the job fun? #mechanical-engineering #industry #business #first-job...

#engineering

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Active Jul 25 '18 at 07:25 AM

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Posted by George S.’s Avatar George S.
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Kofoworola Elizabeth Odutola | Engineer It is important to take summer jobs seriously. If you have ...

Are there ways that students can make significant strides in policy making?

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Active Jun 20 '18 at 12:47 PM

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Posted by Kaila M.’s Avatar Kaila M.
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JR Fujita | Senior Program Specialist at AARP The best way to influence policy making is to have a ...
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Ria Jagasia | Academic Consultant at AIC Education Working as a translator or teacher seem like popular options after ...

What is the starting salary for someone in actuary science?

Interested in actuary science, might want to go into the field in the future. #actuary #science...

#business

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Active May 29 '18 at 02:19 PM

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Posted by Paige K.’s Avatar Paige K.
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Lisa G. Ullman | Director at PwC - specializing in pensions and ... You might want to check out the website BeAnActuary (http://beanactuary.org) #beanactuary. ...

What's it like as an accountant?

I was wondering what it's like to be one on the daily, like the hours, what I should expect in a workplace, what some unexpected things to the job were; details in general. #business #finance...

#accountant

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Peter Campbell’s Avatar Adam Powell’s Avatar
Active Dec 05 '18 at 06:07 PM

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Posted by Paige K.’s Avatar Paige K.
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Peter Campbell | CA / Manager - SR&ED Tax Incentives Team ... Hi Paige,Great question. I have now worked in a Big 4 ...

What is the best part of your job?

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Julia Allen-Pi'ilani’s Avatar Austin L.’s Avatar Richard Montalvo’s Avatar Natalie Spitale Wobbekind’s Avatar
Active Oct 22 '18 at 08:29 PM

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Posted by Gabriella H.’s Avatar Gabriella H.
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Julia Allen-Pi'ilani | Technology Consultant at PwC Hi Gabriella! I also work for PwC in the consulting practice. ...

What is the best language to learn for international business?

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Austin L.’s Avatar Scott Craft’s Avatar
Active Sep 26 '18 at 01:17 PM

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Posted by Gabriella H.’s Avatar Gabriella H.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Hi Gabriella, Good question. You just so happen to be in ...

Would getting an internship at one consulting firm decrease my odds of getting a job at another one

I am not sure which consulting company I want to work for between the caliaber of EY, Deloitte, ect. I also know that one of the reasons that the consultants like to hire young people is that they do not have much experience to bais their problem solving and therefore I was wondering if the...

#internship #business

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Active May 22 '18 at 06:25 PM

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Posted by Kyle B.’s Avatar Kyle B.
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Jacob Bowes | Audit Associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP Hi Kyle,That's a great question! As an associate at PwC, I ...

How do you think businesses will expand diversity within their companies?

There are lots of concern behind the lack of diversity in businesses. What do you think these companies can do and look for? #business...

#managementmajor

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Active Nov 30 '18 at 04:05 PM

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Posted by Maddison M.’s Avatar Maddison M.
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Austin L. | PwC Experienced Associate, Advisory Maddison, Another great question, you seem to be on a roll. ...

How can I ensure I find a job suitable to my major after college?

I plan to go to college and obtain a bachelors degree in business/administration. That particular branch is broad, so how can i narrow it down to find a career I can partake in? #business #college #college-major...

#junior-high

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Active May 17 '18 at 12:30 AM

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Posted by Isabel L.’s Avatar Isabel L.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential The process of finding a job suitable for your major really ...

Is it possible to run a business while in college?

Money is definitely a concern when attending college, but so is time. Is it possible for me to start a business/company while pursuing a degree in business administration at college, or should I wait until after graduation to have more time and less stress? #business #entrepreneurship #college...

#time-management

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Harry Rosenberg’s Avatar Alwyn Velásquez’s Avatar
Active May 21 '18 at 08:48 PM

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Posted by Benjamin B.’s Avatar Benjamin B.
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Harry Rosenberg | Assurance Associate at PwC Benjamin, I'll tell it to you straight, it won't be easy, ...

How do I get a job on Wall Street?

I’m in high school, just asking out if curiosity. What are the steps to doing this? For those who have worked on Wall Street, how was your experience? #wallstreet #business...

#finance

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Active May 22 '18 at 02:22 AM

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Posted by Tinni M.’s Avatar Tinni M.
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Justin Pollack | Private Equity Investment Professional Greetings Tinni,As a 20-year veteran of Wall Street, let me dismiss ...

What are activities or internships I should pursue if I want to major in business?

I want to apply for extremely competitive undergraduate business programs and I want to stand out among applicants. What internships or extra curricular activities should I do? I am already holding an officer position in FBLA and have won an award for global business. #business #wharton...

#fbla #college

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Active May 15 '18 at 12:15 AM

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Posted by Tinni M.’s Avatar Tinni M.
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Ken Simmons | Assist with Recognizing and Developing Potential Congratulations on you accomplishments so far! The key to becoming successful ...

What are the best undergraduate business programs?

I know of NYU’s Stern and UPenn’s Wharton but how many more are there? I’m planning on getting an undergraduate degree in business because that’s what I’m genuinely interested in and the activities that I’m pursuing line up with that but I don’t know whether I should pursue something else for...

#mba #business

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Active Jun 12 '18 at 07:48 PM

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Posted by Tinni M.’s Avatar Tinni M.
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Victoria German | Sr. Mgr. Ntwrk Security & HSO Member Hi Tinni,I am so excited that you are interested in business. ...

What are the rewards of pursuing a double major?

I am passionate about environmental issues, and would like to use business to become a part in solving that problem. My university does not have a "green" business degree as some schools do. At this point I am intending to pursue a business major with an environmental science minor. I am...

#environment #environmental-science #double-major #business

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Active May 15 '18 at 11:54 AM

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Posted by Jennifer N.’s Avatar Jennifer N.
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Marina Cubias-Castro | Environmental Engineer at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Jennifer,I think one advantage of a double major is that you ...

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