Articles tagged with business careers

9 Top Human Resources Job Skills Employers Are Seeking

Pursuing an HR career is not for the faint of heart. Being responsible for making hiring and firing decisions, keeping watch over employee welfare and handling a company’s most sensitive information isn’t for everyone. You feel like you’re up for the challenge, but want to know what exactly will be expected of you.

Accounting Career Paths: The Number Cruncher's Guide

Your accounting career path doesn't need to have a single destination. There are a variety of avenues you can take as your progress in your professional career. Learn more about your options in the accounting field.

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

When it comes to finance versus accounting, both fields have plenty to offer and consider. To help you decide, we dissected the two fields into a side-by-side comparison to help you answer the big question: finance or accounting? Keep reading to see which degree you should pursue.

9 Signs You Have What It Takes to Major in Finance

How do you know if you have what it takes to major in finance? We spoke with finance experts who are sharing exactly which skills you need to get ahead in this competitive industry. If these characteristics sound familiar, you might be a natural winner in the world of finance!

30 Basic Accounting Terms, Acronyms and Abbreviations Students Should Know

Because of the confusing credentials, different accounting myths and these industry terms, it’s not uncommon for people to think working in accounting is inaccessible when really it just has its own unique language. Knowing how to “talk the talk” will allow you to quickly shift your focus in the classroom beyond accounting terms and toward the techniques you’ll use in an accounting career.

10 Common Entry-Level Marketing Jobs for Recent Grads

There are several entry-level marketing jobs out there for recent grads to pursue. Choosing your first position in the field can start your entire career off on the right foot, so use this guide to find one that fits your interests and aspirations.

What Is Organizational Leadership? HR’s Other Half

What is organizational leadership exactly? You see it paired with the human resources field a lot but have never understood the differences between the two. Join us as we help you make sense of the two fields and how they overlap.