Business Education

A Positive Look at Accounting Education

As the demands placed on professionals in all fields continue to change rapidly, particular attention has been paid to accounting education programs. There has been much debate as to their effectiveness, and this month, The CPA Journal examines the issue. In this article, a counterpoint to the preceding, the author argues that the state of accounting education is strong, citing ...

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What’s Going On in Business Schools? Part II

In 1990, William Weiss wrote “What’s Going On in Business Schools?” (Management Accounting, May 1990), a critical look at a business and accounting academic environment that did not value individuals with practical knowledge or experience, emphasized academic research on topics disconnected from actual problems, and did not require individuals to spend the majority of their time on teaching activities. He also pointed ...

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Doug Loon:Tackling workforce shortage on multiple fronts | National

The new school year has started, placing renewed attention by the business community to attracting and retaining qualified employees. We view Minnesota’s talented workforce as the secret sauce that drives the economy. It’s at the foundation of making Minnesota ready for the future – ready for change and ready to grow. Every conversation with employers of all types and sizes ...

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SPJIMR Announces Collaboration With Babson College for an Exclusive Programme for Family Business /PR Newswire India/

MUMBAI, September 21, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — S.P. Jain Institute of Management & Research (SPJIMR) in collaboration with Babson College, USA has launched an exclusive leadership programme ‘Lead to Transform’ for India’s family business owner-leaders.         (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160817/398834 ) The programme is designed for owners, successors, and promoters of family businesses who are the job creators, wealth creators, capability builders ...

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Jiles King Presents Unity Fest 2018 — Jiles King Presents

(MENAFN Editorial) Bridging the gap between community, arts and business is the mission of Unity Fest 2018! The two-day multi-faceted celebration will take place on February 10th and 11th at Dallas’ historic Fair Park at 1010 First Avenue, Dallas, 75210. This event is free and open to the public! Unity Fest empowers the community by bringing friends, families and neighbors ...

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Emporia State University Earns National Accolades

(MENAFN Editorial) EMPORIA, Kan., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ –Emporia State University is the only public university in Kansas to have earned national recognition as a College of Distinction,an honor for universities demonstrating innovative application of high-impact education. In addition, in the Best Colleges 2018 guidebook by U.S. News and World Report, ESU is ranked No. 2 in lowest student debt ...

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Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) Upgraded to “Hold” by Zacks Investment Research

Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report released on Tuesday, September 5th. According to Zacks, “Bridgepoint Education, Inc. provides postsecondary education services. It offers associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences, and health sciences. The Company delivers its ...

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Billboard.com ranks MTSU music business program in national Top 15

MTSU’s Department of Recording Industry has again earned national acclaim for its music business education program, ranking among the Top 15 such programs in the country, according to Billboard.com. In the recent article, “The 15 Best Music Business Schools in 2017,” the authors include MTSU in a listing that also features four programs at New York universities and four in ...

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Sampson Independent | Sampson meets Career, Tech Education goals

Teacher David Locklear works with students at Lakewood High School. Comparisons Students % Proficient State 393,877 76.1 Southeast Region 64,456 75.39 Sampson County Schools 3,104 76.6 Sampson Schools Students % Proficient Hobbton High School 833 76 Lakewood High School 660 79.5 Midway High School 975 83 Union High School 631 64 Sampson Early College High School 5 80 Sampson ...

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