Along with appropriate technical skills, eight out of 10 companies seek problem-solving and communications skills. Project management, analytics/business intelligence, and enterprise architecture skills are in demand by more than half of the companies surveyed.
A business degree can take you virtually anywhere in the world. Its principles can be applied to almost every company because—whether it be a beauty parlour, a movie theatre, a non-profit, a government agency, or a bank—it’s likely founded on business principles. Where can you go with your business degree?
Brad Hallwood, a fourth-year business administration student at Capilano University in Vancouver, was recently a finalist in the Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec competition and pictures himself as a future advertising account executive.
Work experience is up there with your GMAT scores and undergrad GPA in terms of importance for entrance requirements. Without the required full-time work experience, some schools will not even consider the application