Tag 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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New Study: Nursing, Accounting, Mechanical Engineering Among Highest Paying Majors

Nursing, accounting and mechanical engineering are among the top 50 highest paying college majors, according to a recent study by Glassdoor. Glassdoor analyzed nearly 500,000 resumes and the median base salary from each major for the first five years of being in the workforce. “With approximately 70 percent of American high school graduates enrolling in
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Benefits of a Project Management Certificate

Project management has become a necessary skill in business, information technology (IT) and healthcare management. A project management (PM) certificate program that will teach you the knowledge and processes of project management and allow you to lead projects successfully and with confidence. “Business professionals are now routinely asked to participate in and lead projects in
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Earning More Money But Feel Like There Still Isn’t Enough?

Nine out of 10 Americans do not understand inflation. Inflation is a growth in the money supply. The Federal Reserve creates additional money, and it enters circulation. Since there is an increase in the number of dollars available, each dollar buys a little less. Think of it this way: you have a used car. It
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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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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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Alumni Spotlight: Globe Graduates Journey Comes Full Circle

Have you ever started something knowing exactly where you wanted to end up? For Globe University graduate Angie Simpson this was the case. In 2012, Angie started her journey with Globe University’s business administration program. From the very beginning, she felt Globe was special and knew after she graduated she wanted to part of other
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Three Classes at GU-Appleton Team Up to Help New London Cattle Company

Students from three Globe University-Appleton classes are teaming up and working hard this quarter to help a local small business build their presence on the internet. The Small Business Management and Internet Marketing classes, led by Business Chair Alisa Disalvo, as well as the Applied Ethics class, led by Service Learning Coordinator Amanda Loewen, are
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Globe Students Learn the Principles of Business First-Hand

Globe University-Woodbury students in the Organizational Behavior class traveled to a local mall and to the St. Paul Farmers Market to compare how the culture of a company and its management directly affects the overall culture and customer service of a business. The students were asked to compare the difference in customer service between the
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