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6 Things to Look for in an Online MBA Program

By on July 27, 2021 in ACU Programs with 0 Comments
6 Things to Look for in an Online MBA Program

Has business always interested you? Are you curious about the wealth of opportunity available to those with a business education, managerial skills or a background in the financial sector? Have you considered getting an MBA? If not, should you be considering it? Well, if you’ve been paying attention to the title of this post … […]

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5 Career Routes You Can Take With A Management Degree

By on April 26, 2021 in Uncategorized with 1 Comment
5 Career Routes You Can Take With A Management Degree

Managers play a critical role in the performance and success of businesses and organizations worldwide. Because every company needs someone to run effective  operations within its business, the fields in which management graduates can pursue are endless.  In addition to a variety of industries, there are also a wide range of roles to be filled […]

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Student Spotlight: Zaviar Gooden

By on February 1, 2021 in Spotlights with 1 Comment
Student Spotlight: Zaviar Gooden

“I think I’m just a natural leader,” says Zaviar Gooden, who played college and professional football before starting his sports and fitness training business. In partnership with his wife Alex, a certified personal trainer and nutrition specialist, Zaviar launched CRA-Z Sports and Fitness in September 2019. “We’re on a steady pace of growth,” he says […]

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How a Psychology Degree helps in Business: Hidden Benefits and Potential Careers

By on November 17, 2020 in ACU Programs with 0 Comments
How a Psychology Degree helps in Business: Hidden Benefits and Potential Careers

Psychology is the fourth most common undergraduate major in the United States. Thousands of students enter psychology degree programs across the country each year. The field covers a wide range of topics and areas of study, ranging from child development to analyzing the management of the workplace. Those interested in pursuing a degree in psychology […]

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Student Spotlight: Clay Hunt

By on September 3, 2020 in Spotlights with 0 Comments
Student Spotlight: Clay Hunt

When we connected with ACU Online grad Clay Hunt, he was vacationing with his family in Colorado. He warned us it might get rambunctious since Clay and wife Kristin have three young children: 6-year-old Stella, 3-year-old Hattie, and 2-year-old Lux. Clay was a charter student in ACU Online’s MBA program, joining in 2015 with the […]

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The Four Critical Functions of Every Manager

By on June 3, 2020 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
The Four Critical Functions of Every Manager

Just like a plane can’t fly without a pilot, businesses cannot succeed without leadership. At the heart of every successful business is a successful management unit. Whether that is one individual or a group of leaders, their function is critical for the company to thrive. Much has been written about leadership styles within the business […]

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What are the Differences Between an MBA and a MSM?

By on April 29, 2020 in ACU Programs with 3 Comments
What are the Differences Between an MBA and a MSM?

If you are looking for a way to get ahead in business and make yourself more appealing as a candidate for various positions, expanding your education may be a key to reaching your goals. Both a Master of Science in Management and a Master of Business Administration provide a way for individuals of all ages […]

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How to Prepare for Difficult Conversations in the Workplace

By on March 13, 2020 in Uncategorized with 1 Comment
How to Prepare for Difficult Conversations in the Workplace

There’s nothing comfortable about having to inform a valued employee that her project performance missed the mark. Equally as tough is telling another employee that his negative attitude is creating a culture of discontent. “Handling a difficult conversation well is not just a skill, it is an act of courage,” Jean-Francois Manzoni, professor of human […]

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Why Get an MBA?

By on February 10, 2020 in ACU Programs with 0 Comments
Why Get an MBA?

For students interested in earning an MBA, the prospect can be both exciting and intimidating. This degree is highly coveted within the business world, and it has almost become a requirement for nearly any management position. But what is an MBA? Why should you get one? What is an MBA? A Master of Business Administration, […]

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Student Spotlight: Catching up with Keri Croy

By on January 9, 2020 in Spotlights with 0 Comments
Student Spotlight: Catching up with Keri Croy

How earning an MBA from ACU Online is paying off When we first spoke with Keri Croy over a year ago, she was pursuing her ACU Online MBA. The busy wife and mother of two young children was then working as a payroll specialist in the business department of Prosper Independent School District. Keri was […]

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