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 […]
Dr. Shelton Rhodes My career path spans three professional domains; the U.S Army, Academia/Education, and Entrepreneurship. Passion led me to pursue these career paths. My first passion was for the adventure and the leadership opportunity provided by military service. My second passion academia and education resulted from my thirst for knowledge and the awareness that […]
Dr. Grace Klinefelter shares on mindfulness. What is mindfulness and why does it matter to college students? Mindfulness has been around for thousands of years and is becoming very important again as we all struggle to balance the seemingly endless demands on our time. It is not a religious practice and is defined as “the […]
Dr. Lee shares five quick ways to boost your customer satisfaction. Track and monitor customer feedback and reviews on the Internet and social media platforms, so that you can understand what they like, dislike, want, and need. Build positive customer experiences, by tapping into what customers like, want, and need. Develop strategies to overcome what […]
Thanksgiving is a special holiday in the United States. We join together with friends and family and reflect on things that we are grateful for. Some people are grateful for the time off with family and friends, some for the food, some for football, but the one thing that draws them all together is that […]
What is Mentoring? The role of a mentor is to help guide you to reach your personal and professional goals in life. A mentor should be helpful, engaged, have regard and concern for other people, and be able to provide sound advice. Who mentors? Some people choose their supervisors, religious leaders, teachers, or those who […]
Dr. Ashley Newell Dr. Ashley Newell weighs in on why ethics are relevant today. Top three reasons ethics are important: Members of society can avoid legal issues by following an ethical framework. Individuals maintain a moral sense of life without bias, dishonesty, or unfair treatment. Businesses may be viewed as leaders by applying ethics integrated […]
Dr. Terry Camden I am a huge proponent of attaining the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation. Below are a few reasons for why I think that is an important goal. Illustrates a level of excellence in and commitment to the accounting profession. This is a very difficult exam with @ 50% pass rates on the […]
Dr. Taemin Cha & Dr. Osman Masahudu In an effort to create more cash flow for the federal government is discussing reducing the pre-tax contribution limit for 401(k) plans. Our finance professors Dr. Masahudu and Dr. Cha tackle 401(k) plans. Check out their thoughts below! Are 401(k) plans really helping people save money? Dr. Masahudu: […]
Most people know Project Management Institute (PMI) started to offer the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification in the 1960s. It has been growing rapidly over the last 50+ years. PMPs are key players in enabling project success. As people with PMP certifications have become more successful, career paths have started emerging. In 1993, a new […]
Through a program between VIU and the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program with Fairfax County, VIU students are invited to volunteer to help prepare income tax forms for low-income families in Virginia. Volunteer opportunities include Benefits to you: Excellent learning and networking experience Free training including basic and beyond certification on IRS tax preparation software […]
Dr. Chala shares his topic summary and the key takeaway from his presentation at our 2017 International Business Conference. Despite more than trillions of debt and billions of trade deficit, President Trump is threatening to impose a 35% and 45% tariff on imported goods and services from Mexico and China. In a country where […]
Dr. Newell shares her thoughts on why law and ethics are important for any career in business and what can be done to avoid legal issues throughout a career. Critical thinking and creative problem solving are a few key skills law school graduates bring to the table that can easily segue into any career field. […]