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August 28, 2015
Do You Need a Degree to Start a Business?
Entrepreneurship can be a rewarding career path, but do you need a degree to start a business? See what skills small business owners need to succeed.
August 21, 2015
Entry Level Jobs You Can Pursue With a Business Degree
A business degree can open the door to many different career paths. Learn about the types of entry level jobs you can pursue after earning your degree.
August 12, 2015
How Does Financial Aid Work for College? [FAQ]
Need help paying for college? Learn how financial aid works and get answers to common questions about qualifying for grants, scholarships & federal loans.
August 04, 2015
Project Management Skills: What Employers Want
Specialized project management skills can help to get you hired or advance your career. Learn what skills employers want in today's competitive job market.
July 24, 2015
How to Be a Good Student in College
Knowing how to be a good student in college is an important ingredient to your success in earning your degree. Get started with these five tips.
July 15, 2015
The 1 Thing You Need to Do to Move Forward in Your Career and Life: AIU Provost Dr. Robert Manzer's Advice
AIU Provost Dr. Robert Manzer shares his perspective on a key ingredient to help you move forward in school AND in life.
July 06, 2015
What Is an Executive MBA vs. MBA?
Learn about the difference between an Executive MBA vs. MBA, and see which online graduate degree program is right for your professional goals.
July 01, 2015
Is a One-Year MBA Right For You?
Ready to earn your MBA? Learn about the first adaptive learning-driven MBA program in the U.S. and see if a one-year MBA is right for you.
June 30, 2015
The Top 10 Apps for College Students
See our top 10 list of apps for college students, and learn how these essential iPhone, iPad and Android apps can help you stay organized and focused.
June 27, 2015
AIU Houston Delta Mu Delta Honor Society Inducts New Members
AIU Houston's Mu Epsilon Chapter of Delta Mu Delta inducted 15 new members into its prestigious honor society.
June 12, 2015
Investing in Your Future: Going Back to College at 40
Thinking about going back to college at 40? You're not alone. Learn how a degree can benefit your career, and see if this path is right for you.
June 10, 2015
Distance Learning 101: How Does Online College Work?
Learn how online classes and courses work, and see if going to college online is the right fit for you.
May 27, 2015
Types of Management Degrees: Which is Best for Your Career Path?
Considering healthcare, human resource or business management? Learn about these different types of management degrees and related career paths and skills.
May 22, 2015
Is an International Business Major Right for Your Career?
Thinking about a career in international business? See what skills an international business major can help you develop to succeed in a global marketplace.
May 06, 2015
AIU Business Program Director Dr. Dawn Kaiser's Story of Perseverance
See how AIU Business Program Director Dr. Dawn Kaiser rose above challenges and expectations to achieve her personal and professional goals.
May 04, 2015
Can You Get an MBA Without the GMAT?
Yes, you can get an MBA without the GMAT. Learn how a Management Competency Assessment & work experience apply to AIU's MBA admission requirements.
May 01, 2015
AACSB vs. ACBSP: The Importance of Finding an Accredited Business Program
Accreditation is an important part of your college degree. Learn the difference between AACSB vs. ACBSP accreditation and how it relates to your degree.
April 24, 2015
10 Inspirational Quotes for College Students
It can be a challenge to juggle school, your job and family. Stay motivated and focused with 10 inspirational quotes for college students.
April 21, 2015
Starting a Business: How to Price Goods and Services
Learn strategies for how to effectively price your business' goods & services based on production cost and what a customer will pay.
April 20, 2015
What Type of Learner Are You?
Do you know your learning style? Answer 7 questions to see what type of learner you are, and improve how you learn by creating habits based on your style.
April 15, 2015
6 Ways Your AIU Student Advisor Can Help You
Your AIU student advisor is here to help. See what types of questions they can assist with and how they can support your academic and career goals.
April 10, 2015
How to Get Motivated for School: 15 Tried-and-True Tricks
Hitting a wall in your studies? Real AIU students share their tips on how to get motivated for school based on what's worked for them.
March 30, 2015
Going Back to College After Dropping Out: 4 Strategies for Student Success
We share the four key steps to take to ensure that going back to college after dropping out is a positive experience.
March 27, 2015
5 Study Tips for Adult Learners
Adult learners can feel stressed or overwhelmed when transitioning back to college. Learn how to stay motivated with tips to help managing your workload.
March 23, 2015
Why an International Business Degree Can Give You an Edge
Learn how an international business degree can prepare students for a wide variety of demands in today's increasingly global economy.
March 18, 2015
Business Management Skills Employers Want
Today's job market can be very competitive. Learn what 10 business management skills employers want from new college graduates.
March 13, 2015
8 Types of Business Degrees You Can Pursue [GUIDE]
Learn more about the different types of business degrees and specializations you can pursue to help you move forward.
February 19, 2015
What's the Difference Between a Supply Chain Management Degree and an Operations Management Degree?
These two degrees do have similarities, but exploring the details uncovers what makes these two paths different.
February 16, 2015
3 Tips for Working Mothers from AIU Online Faculty Carol Sagers
Being a full-time mom and a full-time professional is not impossible. Get tips for working moms from AIU Online Faculty and mother of 2, Carol Sagers.
February 04, 2015
The No. 1 Way to Increase Your Productivity
Learn how creating new habits and taking time to outline your daily routine can lead to being more productive.
January 16, 2015
How AIU Business Faculty Carol Sagers Embodies Leadership at Work, Home and in the Classroom
AIU Online business program faculty member Carol Sagers brings big-name business experience into the classroom to benefit students.
January 13, 2015
What Can You Do With A Business Administration Degree?
Thinking of majoring in business? Learn more about what you can do with a business administration degree, and see how a BBA degree can further your career.
January 12, 2015
AIU Students' Top New Year's Resolutions for 2015
Get inspired to achieve your goals by real New Year's resolutions from AIU students.
January 08, 2015
Benefits of an Online Entrepreneurship Degree for Small Business Owners
Being an entrepreneur takes more than just a good idea. Learn how an online entrepreneurship degree can help prepare your small business for success.
December 19, 2014
Paying for College: What Are Educational Alliances?
Learn how corporate educational alliances can benefit employees and assist with paying for college through grants, scholarships or reduced tuition rates.
December 16, 2014
7 Ways to Spend Time with Your Kids While You Are Going Back to College
Get tips on making time for your kids while pursuing your degree.
December 15, 2014
What's the Difference Between a College and University?
Although the terms often are used interchangeably, and exceptions do exist, colleges and universities each have their own characteristics.
December 12, 2014
5 Tips for Surviving The Holiday Season
Learn how to balance the demands of the winter holiday season and manage your schedule amid work, life, family and school.
December 10, 2014
Should I Get a Degree in Project Management?
A project management degree can open up the road to new career opportunities or a promotion. Learn how to get your degree in project management.
December 08, 2014
What is an MBA in Finance?
Find out what you can learn in an MBA program with a specialization in finance.
December 05, 2014
5 Tips on Making a New Year's Resolution for 2015
See why making your educational or professional New Year's resolution now could help you help you follow through and accomplish your 2015 goals.
December 04, 2014
The Story of AIU's Dr. Judy Bullock: How an Administrative Assistant Climbed the Ladder
AIU University Dean Dr. Judy Bullock started as an administrative assistant and used education, drive and dedication to help propel her career forward.
December 03, 2014
What Can You Do With an Associate's Degree in Business?
If you feel like you've hit a ceiling professionally, see how pursuing an associate's degree in business can help you get where you want to be.
December 01, 2014
Top Fears About Going Back to College in Your 30s (and How to Overcome Them)
It's normal to have some concerns about going to college in your 30s, but you can get past your fears by keeping focused on your goals.
November 27, 2014
5 Benefits of Business School Online Degree Programs
The flexibility of online degree programs make them worth considering if you're considering going back to school to help further your career.
November 26, 2014
Can You Get an Online MBA in Less than One Year?
Learn how you can advance your career while working by earning an online MBA in less than one year through AIU's 11-month accelerated online MBA program.
November 19, 2014
The Value of an Online MBA in HRM
Do you want to start or further your Human Resources Management career? See how an online MBA in HRM could help set your career path in the right direction.
November 14, 2014
How to Determine Your Business Start-up Costs
Learn how to determine your business plan start-up costs from business consultant and AIU School of Business faculty member Belinda Smith, Ph.D.
October 22, 2014
Working Mom Beats Cancer, Earns Business Degree: Meet AIU Alumna Eugenia Capobianco
She's a stage IV cancer survivor, a working mother and the first in her family to graduate college. Hear AIU alumna Eugenia Capobianco's amazing story.
October 17, 2014
What's the Difference Between Business Administration and Business Management?
Considering a business degree? Learn about the difference between business administration & business management degrees before picking the best one for you.
October 06, 2014
7 Characteristics of an Entrepreneur
Think you have the characteristics of an entrepreneur? Some are natural, some are learned, but all of these traits are important for success.
September 22, 2014
What Can You Do with a Marketing Degree?
A marketing degree can lead to many different jobs and career paths. Which is best for you?
September 19, 2014
4 Times Procrastination is a Good Idea
Learning how to overcome procrastination seems like a necessity in today's go-go environment, but are there any times when procrastination is a good idea?
September 17, 2014
Is a One Year MBA the New Norm?
Are you considering a one year MBA program? Learn why accelerated online one-year MBA programs might be the new norm for students and busy professionals.
September 09, 2014
How to Start College Online Successfully
Attending college online can be a great fit for students who are already juggling work and family. These tips can help you get started on the right foot.
September 01, 2014
Tips for Fighting Homework Fatigue in 4 Minutes
Doing homework when you're tired can feel impossible. Learn how to give your brain a break and get motivated to do homework with a few simple tips.
August 29, 2014
Which MBA is Best For You? Meet AIU's Intellipath-Driven MBA
Deciding which MBA is the best for you can be a tough choice. You can earn an MBA in one year in a specialization that interest you with AIU's Iintellipath.
August 23, 2014
How to Choose Your Business Structure
Starting a business can be hard. Learn how to choose a business structure by knowing the advantages and disadvantages of the types you can select from.
August 22, 2014
What is a BBA Degree?
Just what is a BBA degree? Learn about the differences between a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.
August 18, 2014
7 Benefits of Online Learning
Going back to college can be hard. Learn about the benefits of online learning, and how the flexibility of earning an online degree makes it worth it.
August 15, 2014
Top 5 Back-to-College Questions from the Non-Traditional Student
Have questions about going back to school as a non-traditional student? Learn more about your options and how to apply for financial aid.
August 11, 2014
Husband and Wife Skip and Candy Edie Achieve Their AIU Online Degrees Together
Date nights over DBs? See how husband and wife Skip and Candy Edie helped support each other as they each earned their bachelor's and master's degrees at AIU.
August 06, 2014
5 Things Older College Students Should Look for in a University
As an older college student, you need to find a university that fits your unique needs. Here are five things to consider to make the right decision for your return to college.
August 01, 2014
How to Change Careers: 4 Tips from AIU BBA Graduate Carlos Morgan
Learn how to change careers from AIU graduate Carlos Morgan, and get real advice on how you can go from just having a job to having the career you want.
July 18, 2014
5 Milestones for Educational Success You Can Celebrate Now
You don’t make the decision to pursue a higher degree lightly, so you shouldn’t take any small accomplishment lightly either. Here are five milestones you can celebrate right now.
July 09, 2014
How to Find Scholarships for Minorities
Take advantage of your financial aid options by learning how and where to find minority scholarships & grants for African Americans, Hispanics and other minorities.
July 03, 2014
Plan B: What to Do When Your Internet Goes Out
Internet outages occur, and they can leave us at a loss, especially when you’re attending college online. Here are some plans to put in place to keep you running until you get back online.
July 02, 2014
3 Things to Do Before Going Back to College
You’re considering taking a major step forward by going back to college. Position yourself for success by completing these three steps to start your journey off right.
June 25, 2014
Starting a Business: How to Write a Vision Statement
Learn how to write a vision statement to provide a management-level view of your company’s future and the rationale as to why this direction makes good business sense.
June 20, 2014
Balancing School and Family: Top 7 Tips from AIU Students
Whether you’re currently working outside the home or not, the daily demands of parenthood can make pursuing a degree a challenging addition to your schedule. Yet it’s far from unachievable.
June 16, 2014
From AABA to MBA, AIU Alum William Jackson Positioned Himself for Success
With three business degrees in hand, AIU alumnus William Jackson has learned that taking the time to assess what you want out of life can lead you right to where you want to be.
June 04, 2014
4 Steps to Staying Motivated and Finishing your Degree Program
Sometimes, when your path to a degree feels long and challenging, it can be difficult to maintain your drive and enthusiasm. Take these four steps to help you stay focused on your goal.
May 23, 2014
How to Succeed in An Online Class: AIU Students Share Their Top Time Management Tips
Ask any AIU student or alumni the key to succeeding in an online class, and the majority will likely share the same answer: time management. Read their top time management tips.
May 21, 2014
Turning Challenges into Opportunity: AIU Alumnus Dave Bigham’s Story
The ability to turn a challenging situation into opportunity is the hallmark of a true success story, and that’s where Dave Bigham’s educational journey began.
May 19, 2014
How to Apply for College Grants
Many prospective college students are unaware of the number of grants available and the amount of money such grants can be worth. Read these tips on how to apply for college grants.
May 14, 2014
What Can You Do with an HR Management Degree?
Before determining which degree to pursue, college students typically ask themselves a simple question: “Why should I study this?” For anyone considering a human resources management degree, the answers are as numerous as for any other specialization.
May 07, 2014
4 Human Resource Management Jobs to Consider
Pursuing a career in human resources management means getting involved in the work life and culture of a company and its employees. Here’s a closer look at some of the career paths that people with HR management degrees often follow.
April 30, 2014
AIU Alumna Christine Jenkins’ Story: Earning a Degree Against the Odds
As a single mom raising a son on her own, Christine Jenkin's path to higher education was never assured. Learn how she is on her way to a trio of AIU business degrees.
April 25, 2014
How to Write a Mission Statement for Your Business
Before a business can formulate a strategy, it should have a mission – a reason for existing. Here are some tips on how to write a mission statement for your business.
April 23, 2014
Confidence, Self-Worth and a Raise: How an AABA and BBA Empowered AIU Alumna Erica Kirkwood
One closed door inspired AIU Alumna Erica Kirkwood to get her degree, and with two diplomas in hand, doors started opening. Read her story.
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