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Top 3 priorities for creating a resilient business supply chain

Top 3 priorities for creating a resilient business supply chain

Supply chains that have largely made trade and commerce possible have undergone significant stresses due to the recent pandemic and the rise of global trade. There are three main priorities to focus on to build resilient supply chains.

Why the DBA is a smarter choice for full-time professionals

Why the DBA is a smarter choice for full-time professionals

To work as a full-time faculty member, you need a terminal degree. The part-time structure of FIU’s DBA program makes it accessible to professionals who work full-time.

Earning a DBA degree to become a Professor

Earning a DBA degree to become a Professor

As an Instructor, earning a doctorate degree is key to growth in your career. The DBA opens up the possibilities of roles not accessible before, including finally earning the title of Professor.

Why the DBA?

Why the DBA?

The choice is simple: the Ph.D. involves creating new theory, whereas, in a DBA program, one applies theory to business.

The DBA Degree as a Pathway to Academia

The DBA Degree as a Pathway to Academia

The training provided to DBA students from top research universities certainly positions the candidate for a successful career in academia. But the real value and attraction comes from the combination of rigorous scholarly training merged with real business experience that is embodied in a DBA graduate.

The DBA Degree versus the MBA – Which One Do I Need?

The DBA Degree versus the MBA – Which One Do I Need?

Deciding between a Doctorate of Business Administration (DBA) and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree can be both confusing and difficult. It really all comes down to your level of business experience and your personal career goals.

The DBA versus the PhD – What’s the Difference?

The DBA versus the PhD – What’s the Difference?

The DBA and Ph.D. are intended to get you to a level of scholarly understanding, but the differences allow for a wider variety of students and a degree for a broader set of objectives and motivations.

The DBA Experience

The DBA Experience

Welcome to the DBA program. In just three years, you will all be thinking like a scholar, speaking like a scholar, and will be a scholar. You will become a subject matter expert in your domain. It will be rigorous, and you will get there… BUT you will have to trust the process.

Why Retailers Will Bounce Back to a New Reality After the Pandemic

Why Retailers Will Bounce Back to a New Reality After the Pandemic

Retailers have been battling many fronts over the past decade, and now, COVID-19 has forced them to face an even harsher reality – adapt to a new normal or risk losing their business entirely.

Why Earn a Master’s Degree in Finance

Why Earn a Master’s Degree in Finance

Specialized graduate programs like the Master of Science in Finance (MSF) offer numerous benefits for a variety of applicants, including recent bachelor’s graduates, those in the industry looking for a career boost, or those interested in a career switch.

The Future of Finance and How to Prepare for it

The Future of Finance and How to Prepare for it

Like much of the business world today, finance has had to face significant disruption, even before the pandemic hit in 2020.

Networking Tips for Finance Professionals

Networking Tips for Finance Professionals

It isn’t what you know; it’s who you know. Networking has always been a crucial part of career development, no matter what industry you’re in or what skill sets you’ve acquired.

Artificial Intelligence in the Stock Market: How did it happen?

Artificial Intelligence in the Stock Market: How did it happen?

The advent of the internet and its consequent technological innovations over time have significantly transfigured the way stock markets function and thus have impacted the way securities are actively traded.

7 marketing lessons toddlers can teach you.

7 marketing lessons toddlers can teach you.

As a marketer, there are some valuable business lessons you can learn from doing one of the most challenging jobs on earth: educating and caring for your toddler.

Can Rejection Make You Resilient?

Can Rejection Make You Resilient?

Rejection, although painful, is often the result of how we label a problem. If we see rejection as information, rather than a personal attack, it can ultimately make you resilient.

Employability: The New MBA Mantra

Employability: The New MBA Mantra

Students increasingly want flexibility and portability in presentation in addition to relevance and excellence in content. They’re making a crucial investment and they want a very positive rate of return on that investment.

AI in Healthcare, Initiatives, and Lessons as CIO in the Pandemic Era

AI in Healthcare, Initiatives, and Lessons as CIO in the Pandemic Era

Jackson Health System’s VP and CIO, Michael Garcia, an FIU MSIS graduate, faces the biggest challenge of his career: leading his organization through the COVID-19 pandemic.

How Enhancing Your Cultural Knowledge Will Improve Your Career

How Enhancing Your Cultural Knowledge Will Improve Your Career

Whether you’re preparing to work with a different culture or in a foreign place, in-depth cultural knowledge can accelerate any business professional's career.

Careers in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Careers in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Logistics and Supply Chain Management plays a considerable role in the global economy. Depending on the size of a company, there are a variety of significant positions that work together for the successful implementation of a supply chain.

Earning a Master of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management Fully Online

Earning a Master of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management Fully Online

The Chapman Graduate School of Business announced in 2020 the launch of their online Master of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management with their first cohort set to start in January 2021.

The Future of the Logistics and Supply Chain Management Industry

The Future of the Logistics and Supply Chain Management Industry

The pandemic exposed severe flaws in our supply chains. The industry will soon see a massive surge in research, technology, and forecast modeling as companies prepare to improve their supply chains' resiliency.

Benefits of a Master's Degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Benefits of a Master's Degree in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Logistics and supply chain experts play one of the most vital roles in business and are increasingly in demand. A master’s in logistics and supply chain management better prepares professionals for managerial and executive positions within the field in every industry.

The top 10 ways of acing the MBA admission interview

The top 10 ways of acing the MBA admission interview

Securing an MBA admission interview is just the first step. Here are ten tips to ace it straight from the FIU MBA admissions team.

Helpful hints for writing your MBA application essay

Helpful hints for writing your MBA application essay

Often called a personal statement or statement of purpose, the MBA admission essay is one of the most influential components on the admissions decision and an opportunity for you to share who you are and your interests with the admissions committee.

Why an ACCA partnership with graduate accounting programs is important

Why an ACCA partnership with graduate accounting programs is important

What is the ACCA and why does a partnership with a master’s degree in accounting program matter? It’s the gateway to an international career and helps fast track certifications.

Top Three Accounting Specializations to Advance Your Career

Top Three Accounting Specializations to Advance Your Career

One of the best ways to stay competitive in the workforce is by specializing in your industry. In accounting, you can specialize in taxation, analytics, or assurance and open the door to a vast number of benefits.

Pursuing a Master of Accounting (for non-accounting degree holders)

Pursuing a Master of Accounting (for non-accounting degree holders)

As interest and demand for accounting roles continue to grow, so has the need to pursue a master’s degree in accounting. Learn more about the possibilities of pursuing a graduate education if you do not have an accounting or business undergraduate degree.

Benefits of a Master of Accounting - Beyond the CPA

Benefits of a Master of Accounting - Beyond the CPA

A graduate education is a great way to build your skillset and knowledge while expanding your career options. Earning a master’s degree in accounting has numerous benefits for accounting professionals and even other business professionals interested in entering the field.

When to start an MBA program

When to start an MBA program

With the increase in demand for an MBA, when exactly is it the right time to earn yours? Here are nine ways to know when to start your degree.

Earning you master's fully online or in-person. What's best for you?

Earning you master's fully online or in-person. What's best for you?

Going back to school to earn a master's degree is no small decision, and besides selecting your program, a critical question to ask yourself is whether a fully online or in-person program is right for you.

Eight things to consider when searching for an MBA program

Eight things to consider when searching for an MBA program

With the number of options out there, choosing a Master of Business Administration (MBA) program can seem like a daunting task. We’re giving you the top 8 things to consider when doing your search.

Three trends that are shaping the future of MBA programs

Three trends that are shaping the future of MBA programs

Interest in traditional, full-time residential MBA programs are declining, forcing the reimagination of an MBA. Here are the three biggest trends shaping the future of MBAs today.

What is the role of a health informatics and analytics specialist during a pandemic?

What is the role of a health informatics and analytics specialist during a pandemic?

Health IT and analytics teams are playing a crucial role in the healthcare transformation, and their work demands a deep understanding of healthcare, business, and information technology.

What to look for when comparing different master’s degrees in real estate

What to look for when comparing different master’s degrees in real estate

Whether you have a program in mind already or you're still searching, be sure to do your due diligence to get the most out of your graduate education.

Beracha, Hardin and Johnson Housing Affordability Index

Beracha, Hardin and Johnson Housing Affordability Index

The Beracha, Hardin and Johnson Housing Affordability Index, published quarterly, measures the affordability of residential properties in Miami-Dade, Broward and Palm Beach counties.

Why you should pursue a master’s degree in real estate

Why you should pursue a master’s degree in real estate

Real estate is by far the most significant store of wealth, representing more than 3.5 times the total global GDP. There are plenty of benefits that come with studying real estate.

13 Careers to pursue in real estate

13 Careers to pursue in real estate

Careers within the real estate industry encompass a broad spectrum of options and are always in-demand.

Alumni spotlight: Connecting neuroscience, health informatics, and entrepreneurship

Alumni spotlight: Connecting neuroscience, health informatics, and entrepreneurship

She turned loss and pain into an inspiring entrepreneurial journey that is only possible through the power of education. FIU’s Master of Science in Health Informatics and Analytics (MSHIA).

Alumni Spotlight: Making an impact in correctional healthcare

Alumni Spotlight: Making an impact in correctional healthcare

Studying health informatics and analytics at FIU helped one of our students make a positive impact at her correctional facility, ushering it to award-winning status.

Five reasons why you should study international business

Five reasons why you should study international business

International business is a key part of our economy. Read the five reasons why studying international business accelerates your professional career in any industry.

Why should business students study abroad?

Why should business students study abroad?

Studying abroad has become a key component in the curriculum for international business students to help them understand the economic, political, and cultural factors shaping business in and across countries.

Five careers to pursue with a Master of International business degree

Five careers to pursue with a Master of International business degree

An internationally-focused business education is a gateway to many careers that allow you to manage a company globally. Depending on your interests or career goals, you could pursue management roles in marketing, finance, sales, management, or even human resources.

Three Significant Differences Between International MBA and Master of International Business Programs

Three Significant Differences Between International MBA and Master of International Business Programs

Prospective students often struggle to determine whether FIU’s International MBA (IMBA) program or Master of International Business (MIB) program is best for their careers. Although these are two internationally-focused business programs, they are fundamentally very different.

What is the difference between a technical degree and a business degree?

What is the difference between a technical degree and a business degree?

What is the difference between a technical degree and a business degree? - Master of Science in Information Systems

Should you pursue a Master of Science in Information Systems?

Should you pursue a Master of Science in Information Systems?

A master’s in information systems is one of the highest degrees available in the field of IT. Here’s what you need to know if you’re interested in a career in this industry.

What are the benefits of a STEM-designated degree?

What are the benefits of a STEM-designated degree?

STEM-designated degrees are mutually beneficial for students and for the United States. We discuss the top benefits for both.

Is specializing in cybersecurity worth the investment?

Is specializing in cybersecurity worth the investment?

The number of jobs in the cybersecurity industry is growing exponentially and the pool of applicants is running low. Investing in a master’s degree can help you capitalize on it.

Is a master’s degree in human resource management worth the investment?

Is a master’s degree in human resource management worth the investment?

As new businesses emerge and grow, opportunities are increasing for a career in human resources. Learn more about the benefits of earning a master’s degree in human resource management.

What professional certifications can an M.S. in Human Resource Management degree help you pursue?

What professional certifications can an M.S. in Human Resource Management degree help you pursue?

Professional certification programs are a vital professional development tool. Aside from showing an individual’s dedication to their industry, certification provides reassurance that you have the required knowledge to succeed in the role you take on.

What is the Career Outlook for Jobs in Human Resources?

What is the Career Outlook for Jobs in Human Resources?

Human resource management has been named one of the most promising careers of the decade. Learn more about job demand, salary, and the level of education needed to succeed.

Should you pursue a master's in human resource management or an MBA?

Should you pursue a master's in human resource management or an MBA?

Major differences exist between a master’s degree in human resource management and an MBA in human resources. The right program for you depends on your personal career goals.

Is Pursuing a Career in Health Informatics Right for Me?

Is Pursuing a Career in Health Informatics Right for Me?

As interest in the health informatics field continues to grow, we are often asked why those interested in continuing their education should pursue a Master of Science in Health Informatics and Analytics and whether they need healthcare or IT experience to apply.

What Certifications can an M.S. in Health Informatics & Analytics Help You Pursue?

What Certifications can an M.S. in Health Informatics & Analytics Help You Pursue?

If you’re looking to stand out from the rest in the workplace, certification programs are a great way to enhance or learn new skills. Here are a few you can pursue with your graduate degree.

What Types of Jobs Can an M.S. in Health Informatics & Analytics Degree Help Me Obtain?

What Types of Jobs Can an M.S. in Health Informatics & Analytics Degree Help Me Obtain?

Health informatics professionals are not always on the front lines of healthcare, but they play a crucial role in the care we receive and have become one of the most in-demand.

Why is CAHIIM accreditation so important for a health informatics program?

Why is CAHIIM accreditation so important for a health informatics program?

When considering a degree in health informatics, it is important to look for accredited programs. Currently, there are only 17 graduate programs accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

Alumni Spotlight: Making a Career Change to Health Informatics

Alumni Spotlight: Making a Career Change to Health Informatics

FIU’s graduate program for health informatics and analytics fully prepares its students to make a career change into the industry, regardless of their previous experience.

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