Business administration deals with the performance or management of business operations and therefore is all about making or implementing major decisions. It is mostly about organizing people and resources efficiently so as to channel activities toward common goals. A degree in Business Administration can help you obtain those particular abilities and master the latest methods to manage a group or business. Problem-solving, theorizing and analytical thinking skills are much needed and favoured. In addition, this major will encourage you to think about issues such as diversity, ethics, politics and other dynamics that play a role in every work environment.
Many colleges and universities offer different specialization areas in the field and require you to focus on one. Focus areas include operations management, human resources management and general management
Business Administration and Entrepreneurship - The Barcelona Coastline Entrepreneurial Summer School offers a two-week programme combining introductory entrepreneurial training, modern languages, marine sports and a wide range of optional activities.
The European Business Summer School Program aims to develop the students' knowledge in European Business Environment and an understanding of the major challenges of sustainable development and corporate responsibility.
The Dutch have always played an important role in international business. Our university is named after the Hanze League, a medieval bond of cities in the north western part of Europe of which many Dutch cities were a member.
The Management Tools and Concepts Certificate is designed to create business leaders that have a robust exposure to global business and organizational sustainability concepts and issues and to enable those leaders to use technical tools to aid in understanding business systems, developing improvement strategies, and leading managing the change process.
This course is a financial management game especially designed for those (aspirant) professionals who are interested in financial decision-making processes. Participants learn how to make sound policy decisions in the field of finance. Focus will be on the interdependency of investment decisions with regard to production, marketing and finance. Support and test financial policymaking by setting up liquidity budgets, operating budgets, capacity planning and cost analyses.
The Project Management certificate prepares students for careers in program, project, and portfolio management consistent with Project Management Institute's Project Management Body of Knowledge including integration, scope, time, cost quality, communication, human resources, risk, and procurement. Studentes research leadership styles and learn how it differs from management. Projects are assessed for risk and risk management strategies constructed using ethical approaches.
Corporate executives across the United States stress that college graduates entering careers in business need to acquire global skills. This certificate will give you the global business skills that corporations seek. This certificate can be earned in conjunction with the Business Administration BS degree.
In this course we will investigate the intersection between `traditional´ strategic management and corporate entrepreneurship. Strategic management is usually long time oriented and typically seeks to create long term competitive advantages through the creation of sustainable positions within a particular industry or through the acquisition of valuable resources.
If you think you have a great business idea, but you are not sure what to do next, then the ABE Business Start-up and Entrepreneurship Diploma can help you. It provides an understanding of the main areas you need to know about in order to run a successful business.
If you choose the business-to-business marketing certificate, you will be exposed to current theory and practice in the marketing of products and services from one business to another, including: Integration of the principles of general marketing and professional selling with proven business-to-business marketing methods; Understanding and application of concepts related to industrial marketing, business-to-business advertising and e-commerce; Demonstration of mastery of class concepts through real world projects with business-to-business clients.
The course will focus on the construction of investment portfolios. For people who work in the financial world understanding the concepts of risk en return is very important. The characteristics of individual investments will be studied. Also the analysis of overall portfolio risk will be a point of focus. Modern derivative securities can be important tools to manage the risk. Apart from that, attention will be given to individual and collective psychological factors to explain the price movements in financial markets.
This course focuses on the essential organisational functions of human resources; marketing; operations management; information management; and accounting and finance. You will examine their key practices, processes and thinking, and their contributions to organisations and their operations – with an emphasis on practice-based learning.