Continuing education is becoming increasingly important in today's business world, particularly as economic downturns make it necessary for companies to do more with less. Continuing your business education can make you an increasingly valuable asset to the business community and its industries. And if you're looking for a new job or contemplating a complete career change, learning a new skill can be critical in differentiating yourself from other candidates.
Business is more than sales. It involves advertising, financing, marketing, and purchasing, among other things.
Working adults will find many options for continuing their education in business. Workshops, certificates, and associate degrees can introduce you quickly and at low cost to a number of different business areas.
Want to do more and earn more? Graduate degree programs like MBAs are often offered on accelerated ‘fast-track' schedules, to meet the needs that working professionals' schedules require. And many MBA programs are offered online.
Subjects related to continuing business education include:
- Information Systems
- Project Management
- Public Relations