Tag Archives: Business Management

Minnesota School of Business Graduate Moves Up the Career Ladder

With the risk of dating herself, Carla Gruenhagen admits that she attended Minnesota School of Business (MSB) back when it was located downtown Minneapolis near the Lumber Exchange Building. There, she earned her Associate of Applied Science degree in accounting and business management. Even though it’s been nearly a quarter of a century, Carla’s favorite
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Alumni Spotlight: Business Management Grad Rob Shurtleff

Oftentimes in life you come to a point in the road, and you need to take a new direction. Like many of us, Minnesota School of Business (MSB) alumni Rob Shurtleff also needed a new direction and found himself enrolling in the business management program. With a goal in mind and a website design background, Shurtluff
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What Students Love about Minnesota School of Business-Richfield

Valentine’s Day takes on a different meaning depending on where you are at in life. If you have small kids at home, you are likely scouring Pinterest for the most creative treats to send with your kids to daycare or school, and you were up late making heart-shaped crayons and assembling your kids’ valentines. You
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New Year, New You?

2015 is well underway, and we here at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) are thinking about New Year’s resolutions. Maybe there are some things that we could better at in 2015 than we were in 2014? Our resourceful instructor Carol Jaeger suggests that students strive for perfect attendance in 2015. “It leads to class participation
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The Ultimate Goal: How Earning a Degree Can Affect Your Career

Written by Stephanie Keydel, career services director Once he was swiftly promoted after graduating with his Bachelor of Science in Business Management, John Lauer knew going back to school was the right decision. After working at the local office of an industrial machinery company for 27 years, the recent Minnesota School of Business-Elk River graduate, felt
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MSB-Richfield Congratulates Business Program Chair on New Titles

Late last year, Minnesota School of Business-Richfield’s (MSB) very own Business Program Chair, Jason Kriegel, was selected to sit on the Richfield Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Board of Directors! Also selected were Kristie Beauchaine of Candlewood Suites and Colleen Nagle of Knight Barry Title, Inc. Laura Barrett, 2014 Board chair had this to say: “On behalf
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2014: A Year in Review at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield

Well, 2014 is coming to an end. As we reflect on the past year, we at Minnesota School of Business-Richfield are grateful for our families, friends, colleagues and most of all, our students. We’ve said hello to many new friends, and said goodbye to others. We’ve embraced our challenges as well as our successes. As we
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MSB-Richfield Student Blogs About Brands

This blog was written by Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) student Taylor Smith as part of her internet marketing class this quarter. Taylor will be graduating this month with her associate degree in business administration. She will be returning to MSB to pursue her bachelor’s degree in business management with an emphasis in human resource management.Taylor is
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Aligning Education to Workforce Need

Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB), along with the Richfield Chamber of Commerce, recently hosted an event entitled, “Aligning Education to Workforce Need.” The panel discussion relied on the notion that a well-prepared workforce is vital to Minnesota’s economy, and focusing on the immediate need for well-skilled workers and improving business-education partnerships are key. The panel
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MSB-Online Announces Community Service Scholarship Winners

Each quarter, Minnesota School of Business-Online opens up a scholarship opportunity for two of our students. In order to earn the scholarship, students must be active volunteers in their communities. Once a student has completed a volunteer project, they can then submit their application and short essay for a chance to earn $2,000 in tuition
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