Top 5 Business Blog Posts of 2015

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It’s hard to believe that 2016 is officially underway. Before you get too wrapped up in the New Year, let’s take a walk down memory lane to understand and appreciate how we got where we are today.

We compiled our readers’ favorite posts from the past year to give you a taste of what we’ve been up to. Whether you’re a loyal follower or you just discovered our blog, there’s something for everyone in this highlight reel!

If you like what you see here, remember it's just a small sampling. There's more where that came from in the coming year. Bookmark the blog to visit us again and enjoy more great content!

Top 10 Jobs for Business Management Degree Holders

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You’re interested in going back to school to earn a business management degree, but you want to know what your career options will be after graduating. You’ll be happy to hear that this degree can open several doors in the world of business, meaning you’ll have options. From a business or financial analyst to a human resources or marketing manager, learn about the vast vocational opportunities that come with earning a business management degree.

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Top Corporate Mergers: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

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Where would Disney be without Pixar, or J.P. Morgan without Chase? As someone with an interest in business, it’s important to have a grasp of what makes mergers and acquisitions successful and what causes them to flop. Take a moment to get up-to-speed with these examples of the good, bad and ugly corporate mergers and acquisitions.

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Finance vs. Accounting: Which Degree is Right for You?

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As some who enjoys working with numbers, it’s no surprise you’ve considered entering the finance or accounting fields. But how do you choose which career is right for you? Earning potential, job duties and career outlook are just a few of the factors that will impact your decision. We researched these factors and more to provide you with a side-by-side comparison to help you answer the big question: finance or accounting?

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What Makes a Great Manager?

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What makes a great manager? It’s not a single sentence answer because there are dozens of management styles and countless opinions. At the same time, when you ask enough people, you begin to see patterns. We caught up with a handful of managers and professionals to talk about daily duties, human relations challenges, career development strategies and communication styles of great managers.

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7 Things You Need to Know About a Career in Logistics

A career in logistics – what does that even mean? You might have a basic understanding of what logistics entails, but that bit of knowledge won’t be enough to launch a successful career.  We did some research to uncover some little-known insights that will give you a better idea of what it’s like working in logistics. Here are seven things you should know before pursuing this profession.

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