The School of Business would like to welcome one of our newest adjunct faculty members! Hampton Dowling is Managing Partner of his professional services firm, the HCB Group LLC, providing executive corporate development and advisory services to private & public sectors. Mr. Dowling has developed and managed large integrated programs, as well as, facilitated strategic […]
At VIU, we integrate relevant news into our current curriculum so that students are able to apply what they are learning to what is going on around them. Dr. Tefera Beyene who is teaching our Managerial Accounting and Finance course reviewed with his class the impacts of the new inventory system that Amazon implemented after […]
As you prepare for careers as leaders, one skill that you will need to develop is coaching. You might ask “What is coaching, why is it important for me to learn and how do I do it?” Coaching is used to help people become better at what they do and who they are. It helps […]
If you are out looking for a job or changing your career, have you taken time to network? According to a study in 2016, “85% of all jobs are filled via networking” (Adler, 2016). Knowing this should change your approach to the application process. How do you get to where you want to go when […]
I know what I want to be. What now? After you read “redefining success” and put some thought into it, and you finally figured what you want to do it’s time to start doing it. But, how? Here we have some steps of what to do to get where you want to be:
Did you manage to forget about your goals or completely give up on them? Did you become overwhelmed by other things and put your goals off for the time being? Well, if you fall in either one of these categories, now’s the time to reconnect and start again.
We grew up hearing almost every day that we need to be successful. We live in a competitive society that prizes the best in the class, rewards Olympics champions, honors celebrities, and pays hundreds of dollars to musicians. They have become our example of what it means to be successful.
Richard Brooks moved to the DMV area from a tour in South Korea, Dr. Brooks studied International and Domestic Conflict Resolution specializing in Generational Conflict at Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale Florida. Upon returning from South Korea after a 3 year tour Dr. Brooks began immediately teaching and training federal and private sector employees on […]
Professor White has had a varied background in law, health care, and big business. He’s worked in private equity for several years, helping small businesses all over the country in mergers and acquisitions. He’s owned his own businesses, both successes and failures, and draws from each in his teaching. Prior to joining VIU he has […]
Dr. Ezewuchi Amaefule received a doctor of business administration (DBA) degree in 2009 from Argosy, Washington, DC, and MSA and BSBA in accounting in 1987 and 1985 respectively from Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois. He has taught several accounting classes as an Adjunct Professor between Argosy University DC campus, Strayer University, and South University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
School of Business and Dr. Yun Lee would like to congratulate Khuder Doyod on his selection to one of the 25 Best Teams for the X-Culture competition. This competition involves 12 real-world business challenges selected by X-Culture. People from around the world work in teams to compete to try and develop solutions. 5,359 MBA students, undergraduate […]
Dr. John Coleman is a Systems Engineering Project Portfolio Professional. He can deliver an impact by defining and managing a diverse portfolio of systems development, business process, new product & service development, and Research and Development (R&D) projects. He has demonstrated expertise in strategic management, project management, organizational effectiveness; operational excellence; and, business development. […]
Dr. Shukla published her article “Human capital and economic growth in India” in the International Journal of Current Research in November 2017. Read her article at http://www.gmferd.com/journalcra.com/sites/default/files/26177.pdf. Congratulations Dr. Shukla!
In the contemporary competitive environment, the importance of Statistics is paramount in magnitude. Qualitative and quantitative data analysis are crucial to make quick and accurate business decisions. Statistical analysis help firms to determine what consumers want, therefore, managers can decide which and how much products and or services they can supply to markets.
Eliana Asili, a Master of Business Administration student from Argentina shares her thoughts on Virginia International University and her personal scholarship process. She received the Presidential Scholarship this year. We hope that you can listen and learn from her experience. Congratulations Eliana!
I have experienced many things the first time in the last couple of months on my first trip to the United States. Everything here is new and still fresh in my memory. I remember the first time I walked to school on the path full of autumn leaves, noticing the breath vapor blowing away in […]
Dr. Sushma Shukla for publishing Innovation and Economic Growth: A Case of India in Humanities & Social Sciences Reviews in June 2017. This article reviews the innovation in India’s Economic Growth. Check it out here. To apply at VIU and register for one of her courses, start your application online at https://www.viu.edu/admissions-aid/admissions/apply-now/.
One of the most difficult challenges facing international MBA students in the United States is time management. With finals approaching, MBA students should be thinking about how to be more organized in order to maintain a balance between studies, work, and home. One important consequence of bad time management is poor health choices. As a […]