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Career Paths After Business College: What is an Account Manager?

Feb 12, 2018 11:15:12 AM

Business college opens up so many career paths for graduates. Sales, marketing, client services, accounting, starting your own business—the possibilities are both exciting and a little overwhelming.

Which path should you take? Which business career best suits your natural abilities, interests, and professional goals? Where should you start out after earning your diploma?

In this post, we look at the role of account manager; one of your possible pathways after business training.

Your Top 5 Goals as an Office Manager: A Checklist for Business Students

Oct 23, 2017 12:49:37 PM

Updated June, 2021.

Plan to work your way up to a management role after business college? Believe you have what it takes to supervise a team of people, coordinate projects, and keep an office running smoothly?

Office managers, also known as administrative managers, work in a variety of settings: mid-sized offices, corporate divisions, government departments, small businesses, etc.

Your exact job description will vary depending on the size and type of organization you work for. But common tasks for this role usually include monitoring inventory, hiring and supervising other admin staff, processing payroll, optimizing office procedures, and organizing team events.

What will you be looking to accomplish after stepping into an admin management role?

These will be 5 of your top goals and responsibilities.

5 Questions You'll Be Asked at a Business Admin Job Interview (+ Sample Answers)

Aug 16, 2017 8:20:19 AM

Prospective employers want to learn a number of things about you during a business admin job interview.

They'll be considering your personality and how you'd fit with the team, your technical skills, experience in similar roles, trustworthiness, and of course, the "soft" skills that are so important in business admin—communication, organization, problem-solving, etc.

How will they get to the heart of your qualifications and overall suitability for the job? By asking questions. A lot of questions!

Prepping for Job Interviews after Business College: 4 Essential Steps

Aug 10, 2017 10:21:49 AM

No matter how well your training has prepared you for the challenges of today's business environments, it can be difficult to stride into that first job interview with total confidence. There are simply too many variables; too many unknowns!

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