Fairfax University of America’s Academic Affairs is running a regular FXUA Faculty Highlight feature to showcase the variety and expertise of our FXUA faculty body. Get to know a little about our faculty and appreciate FXUA’s faculty diversity! Home: Hampton, VA Academic Fields: Engineering Management, Project Management Words of Wisdom: Always do the right thing for the […]
FXUA’s Online MBA with Concentration in International Finance Recognized as Top Online Masters Program
OnlineMasters.com, a trusted source for unbiased college rankings and higher education planning, has announced the release of the Best Online Master’s in Finance Programs in the United States. The top-ranked programs were selected based on curriculum, program flexibility, affordability, and graduate outcomes. FXUA made this list of top 50 online masters programs in Finance […]
Fairfax University of America’s Academic Affairs is running a regular FXUA Faculty Highlight feature to showcase the variety and expertise of our FXUA faculty body. Get to know a little about our faculty and appreciate FXUA’s faculty diversity! Home: Washington, DC Academic Fields: Marketing Management Words of Wisdom: Live every day like it’s your last; someday that may […]
On September 18th, Professor Hampton Dowling attended the Washington International Trade Association forum recent seminal changes to US laws and regulations regarding foreign investment (FDI) in the United States. Here’s a link to a great summary of what this is all about: https://www.foley.com/cfius-and-the-new-trump-administration-your-top-ten-questions-answered-01-25-2017/. These changes have bearing on private sector management of imports, exports, real […]
What if everybody checked the news before sharing it? If you are someone who reads the news, listens to the radio on your way to work, watches TV or even accesses Facebook/Twitter once in a while, you are familiar with the term “Fake News”. It became scandalous in the 2016 election – some people (and […]
Professor Hampton Dowling recently presented at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit in Philadelphia. His message focused on external influences on today’s pace of digital transformation, and implications to global logistics, business strategies and investments. The difference in consumer demand signals and demand forecast from 2016 to today is 180
Dr. Emmanuel Appiah brings with him extensive experience and a wealth of knowledge. He has been working for a governmental organization in the Washington DC metro area for over 17 years. His professional experience spans from the Federal, State, and local governments as well as the private industry.
This blog is part 2 of a 2 part blog. Check out part 1 here https://blogs.fxua.edu/2018/07/the-bigger-picture-its-all-about-global-sourcing-and-logistics/ Ok, now that you’re interested in Global Logistics, consider registering for MBA 628… take a look at these links. They’re short, cool, and begin to tell the story of the bigger picture of global sourcing and logistics.
Students often ask about agile project management, and why there is so much hype about it. Learning about traditional project management, they say, ‘is tough enough…’ My general response is always to gently ask students to share what they really know about traditional project management – in detail. Why is this? I am convinced that […]
In more ways than we can recall, imagination plays a pivotal role in our daily endeavors, to the extent that the successes we achieve have been enabled through the influence of imagination. Without our consciousness or permission, we tend to respond to challenges by first forming, conjuring or perceiving words, images, structures and processes; make affirmation or confirmation about a target objective, and then tend to act out in concert with the […]
Congratulations! You recently graduated from college and have often wondered how your life should proceed here on. Of the many subject areas you studied and excelled in, you remain curious about what it takes to work in projects, rather! So strong is your curiosity that you visited two construction projects in your city to observe how work is ordered and performed.
I’m excited to bring the world of global sourcing and associated logistics to tomorrow’s business leaders. With an MBA, today’s aspiring corporate leaders have so many opportunities to experience a truly integrated mosaic of technology, business strategy and processes, and extraordinary breadth of demand signals. What great time to be learning and growing within a […]
WHAT IS GLOBAL LOGISTICS? It is the management of products and information about the products from one place to another, starting from the time they are produced until they reach the consumer. It includes coordination of information about inventory, shipping, materials handling, production, packaging, transportation, distribution, storage and security of products.
Traditionally, professionals trained in business administration, finance and accounting, international trade and logistics and executive management are effectively running various business operations. But in the contemporary global economic order where labor, capital, natural resources and entrepreneurship are integrated and interconnected with complex business models, it becomes difficult for managers to make competitive business decisions without […]
We are excited to announce that Dr. Kymm Watson has joined the School of Business! She will be leading the School of Business as our Dean. Dr. Watson brings with her a wealth of knowledge and experience. To learn more about her specific experience please visit this https://blogs.fxua.edu/2018/07/viu-welcomes-new-school-of-business-dean/. We hope you take a moment to […]