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Brenau University MBA student Elainey Jones strives to help the cyber community

Cyber security attacks and misuse of social media data have become a rapidly increasing threat among corporations, financial companies, educational institutions, individuals – and even presidential campaigns. That makes the need for experts in information security one of the fastest growing jobs in the United States, and led to the creation of an MBA concentration in cyber security management at ...

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University of Dallas alumni Candice Vermeulen gets second place in Texas on the Uniform Certified Public Accountant exam

The Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam is known in the business realm as one of the most difficult professional certification exams. Comprised of four separate sections, the exam takes a cumulative 14 hours to complete. Each section has roughly a 50 percent pass rate and only about 20 percent of candidates pass all four sections on the first attempt. ...

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University of Tampa student Jonathan Truong creates physical therapy business with virtual reality

Growing up, Jonathan Truong ’18 was a very avid tennis player, a decent break dancer and he loved to rock climb, but he was injury prone. “To date I’ve had five different surgeries, one of which was my ankle. My ankle should have taken eight months to heal, but it ended up taking two years because I didn’t do my ...

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Eckerd College alumni Mark Tluszcz will soon give his alma mater’s 2018 Commencement Address

Twenty-nine years ago, Mark Tluszcz ’89 couldn’t have known he would one day stand behind the same podium from which he’d heard the final speech of his college career. On May 20, 2018, the Eckerd College alumnus, co-founder and CEO of Mangrove Capital Partners, and chairman of Wix will give his alma mater’s 2018 Commencement address. It’s been a long road ...

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Bethel University MBA students travel to the United Arab Emirates to gain global business experience

Bethel MBA students cover a lot in their two-year program. They learn how to manage change and conflict, develop teams, navigate managerial accounting challenges, reach marketing goals, and more. And while many of Bethel’s business courses touch on developing sensitivity to cultural differences, there are just some things textbooks can’t communicate. Steven Droll is an international business leader who joined ...

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Lipscomb University alumni Kari Moore serves others with her business experience

Lipscomb University College of Business alumna Kari Moore takes the lessons of the classroom and goes to work in the world, serving for the good of others through her efforts as center director of the Fort Campbell, Kentucky, United Service Organization (USO). Moore fondly remembers her time at Lipscomb while working on a Master of Business Administration degree. “I loved ...

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