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CAREER PLANNINGDecember 1, 2022
How to Get a Job in Tech – 7 Steps & What You Should Know 2022

If you’ve found yourself looking for a job in the tech industry, you’ve no doubt already discovered just how hard that can be. The tech industry is notoriously competitive, and the big companies have remarkably high standards for their employees even at the entry level. It’s easy to become disheartened. What are you to do …

ACCOUNTINGDecember 1, 2022
Masters in Accounting vs MBA: Which One is Right For You?

In the world of accounting, there’s a serious decision to make when you’re ready to further your career. That is the choice of whether to pursue an MBA with an accounting focus or a Master’s in Accounting. Both will do wonders to advance your career. However, there are nuanced differences between the two. Whereas a …

CAREER PLANNINGOctober 28, 2022
How to Get a Job at Microsoft 

Microsoft is renowned as one of the biggest tech companies in the world. As such, it is something of a matter of prestige to be hired. Getting a position with Microsoft means you beat out potential thousands of other candidates for a single position. The process can be extensive, with several rounds of interviews between …

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CAREER PLANNINGDecember 1, 2022
How to Get a Job in Tech – 7 Steps & What You Should Know 2022

If you’ve found yourself looking for a job in the tech industry, you’ve no doubt already discovered just how hard that can be. The tech industry is notoriously competitive, and the big companies have remarkably high standards for their employees even at the entry level. It’s easy to become disheartened. What are you to do …

ACCOUNTINGDecember 1, 2022
Masters in Accounting vs MBA: Which One is Right For You?

In the world of accounting, there’s a serious decision to make when you’re ready to further your career. That is the choice of whether to pursue an MBA with an accounting focus or a Master’s in Accounting. Both will do wonders to advance your career. However, there are nuanced differences between the two. Whereas a …

CAREER PLANNINGOctober 28, 2022
How to Get a Job at Microsoft 

Microsoft is renowned as one of the biggest tech companies in the world. As such, it is something of a matter of prestige to be hired. Getting a position with Microsoft means you beat out potential thousands of other candidates for a single position. The process can be extensive, with several rounds of interviews between …

ACCOUNTINGDecember 1, 2022
Masters in Accounting vs MBA: Which One is Right For You?

In the world of accounting, there’s a serious decision to make when you’re ready to further your career. That is the choice of whether to pursue an MBA with an accounting focus or a Master’s in Accounting. Both will do wonders to advance your career. However, there are nuanced differences between the two. Whereas a …

CAREER PLANNINGOctober 28, 2022
How to Get a Job at Microsoft 

Microsoft is renowned as one of the biggest tech companies in the world. As such, it is something of a matter of prestige to be hired. Getting a position with Microsoft means you beat out potential thousands of other candidates for a single position. The process can be extensive, with several rounds of interviews between …

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CAREER PLANNINGJuly 27, 2022
7 Best Careers After Having a Baby: Reinvent Yourself Today

Congratulations on your baby!  Motherhood is a life-changing experience. You’re now stronger, have developed immense patience, time management, and other skills, and your priorities have shifted tremendously.  Perhaps you feel it’s time to begin working towards a career or you want to seek a change in your current career path. Whatever your situation, you know …

ENTREPRENEURSHIPJuly 27, 2022
10 Hyper-Successful Female Entrepreneurs: Did an MBA Help?

Ellen Kullman is the former CEO of DuPont and an accomplished business leader. However, at one point in her career, a male colleague mistook her for an assistant and sent her for coffee. Why?  She was the only woman in a high-level meeting. Her story exemplifies the continuing underrepresentation of women in business, despite the …

MBAJune 27, 2022
MBA Mom Ultimate Guide – Practical Advice for Moms Pursuing MBA

More than half a century after women began pouring into the American workplace, only a handful have made it to the C-suite. In 2021, only 8% of Fortune 500 CEOs are women. The number translates to 41 women running Fortune 500 businesses.  Considering that 47% of the US workforce is female, the number of women …

OUR FACULTYJune 27, 2022
Quantic’s Dr. Nan Zhang examines the science and psychology of online reviews

Quantic faculty member, Dr. Nan Zhang had her research “Enhancing consumer online reviews: the role of moral identity”recently published in the Journal of Research in Interactive Marketing. Her research aims to provide a theory-based means for firms to improve customers’ likelihood to provide reviews and elicit reviews that are more accurate accounts of customers’ consumption …

MANAGEMENTJune 27, 2022
8 Ways to Motivate Employees to Embrace or Engage in Training

If you don’t invest in training, employees will think you’re not interested in their growth. When you make training available, it’s considered a waste of time. What do you do?  It’s common for employee training programs to turn into frustrating fiascos. After all, it doesn’t matter whether the training was magnetic or not. When it’s …

FINANCEJune 27, 2022
The Top 10 Relevant Blockchain University Courses in 2022

Blockchain experts are in such high demand that some companies will cover the fees of graduate courses, student debt, and even tuition reimbursement for their employees. But as much as blockchain technology has advanced over the years, universities are still slow to implement comprehensive courses that can keep up with the evolving industry. When they …

CAREER PLANNINGJune 27, 2022
The Future of Project Management and the 4 Skills You’ll Need

Management technology is massively disrupting project management. In fact, Jon Broome, Chair of APM (Association for Project Management), suggested that advancements in technology will automate most administrative functions of project management. For instance, schedules and risk registers will be generated by artificial intelligence using hard data. Meanwhile, Michael DePrisco, vice president of PMI (Project Management …

OUR FACULTYMay 16, 2022
Quantic Live: A Conversation with Director of Quantic & Valar Career Services, Lisa Thomson

Enjoy our conversation with Director of Career Services for Quantic and Valar Institute, Lisa Thomson, Ed.D.. Lisa discussed everything from Quantic’s career services resources, common misconceptions about networking, and how to enhance your presence on LinkedIn. Lisa is a career coach and connector, specializing in helping people discover and realize their potential, regardless of industry, life stage, …

OUR FACULTYMay 16, 2022
Quantic Live: A Conversation with Dr. Nan Zhang, Quantic Marketing SME

Do you want to learn more about the Quantic student experience? Enjoy our conversation with Quantic Marketing SME, Dr. Nan Zhang!  Dr. Zhang has worked in multiple roles as researcher, consultant, and professor. Her research focus is the impact of consumer’s identity on social media communication. She received her PhD in marketing from Southern Illinois University. …

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