Category Archives: Business

Halloween: More than Costumes and Candy?

Halloween was originally known as All Hallows’ Eve back in the eighth century, when people would have bonfires and wore costumes to ward off ghosts, according to The History Channel. This celebration of superstition has turned into something very different than what once was. Today, Halloween has turned into not only pumpkins, costumes and candy,
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Study Shows Digital Marketing Careers Offer Great Life-Work Balance

The face of marketing is changing. More than ever, marketing departments are combining traditional advertising with online marketing channels such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, this career field is projected to grow 9 percent from 2014 to 2024, faster than the average for all occupations. So now is
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What Can You Do With a Degree in Business Administration?

When you find yourself in a job you hate or a job with no room for growth, it’s time to start looking for something new. If you find that you are excellent at leading people and have a desire to help a company succeed by managing its human resources, and also have a keen, analytic mind
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10 Key Qualities of Business Professionals

A thorough understanding of business practices is important, of course, but some essential business management qualities cannot be learned in a book — some must be cultivated through interaction with knowledgeable individuals or real-world experience. If your goal is to establish a thriving business career, it is imperative that you develop these essential management and
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Education Can Make a Difference in Your Future Employment

The level of your education can make a difference in your future employment, according to Thomas Hakko, business program chair at Globe University & Minnesota School of Business. The chart below on the left, which was recently presented by JP Morgan Asset Management, shows the unemployment rate for the United State starting in 1992 and the
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Proud to be a Woodbury Business

The city of Woodbury was honored at the 2016 All-American City Awards held in Colorado this June. Globe University-Woodbury Campus Director, Lisa Palermo, attended on behalf of the Woodbury Area Chamber Commerce, where she sits as the First Vice Chair representing Globe University. “I felt great pride that I work in such a great city
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Linkedin Tips for Business Administration Majors and Professionals

Today’s business professionals must leverage social media and online platforms in order to remain competitive in the business world. Yet sometimes knowing how to do so is challenging. If you are a business administrative graduate or professional, LinkedIn can be one of your most powerful tools. Here are some networking tips to help you use
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Leadership and Self-Awareness Development Key to Career Success

Globe University–Minneapolis was recently host to two guest speakers discussing the impact business leaders have in their community, and how developing leadership self-awareness can increase career success. Ted Vickerman, financial associate for Thrivent, shared with students how to develop the leader inside to support making a positive impact on their communities. Ted and the students discussed how to discover
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