Top Tips for Aspiring Healthcare Entrepreneurs

If you’ve been dreaming about becoming your own boss, knowing whether or not you are ready to take the plunge into healthcare entrepreneurship is essential when it comes to taking the first steps towards a potentially lucrative and rewarding career. Along with having a great healthcare product or service to offer to patients and clients, healthcare entrepreneurs must also have the right knowledge, skills, experience and attitude in order to make their healthcare business venture a success. Read on to discover some expert tips to help those aspiring to start their own business in the healthcare industry to succeed. Continue reading “Top Tips for Aspiring Healthcare Entrepreneurs”

Why Studying Business is a Good Idea Whatever Stage You Are at as an Entrepreneur

Whether you’ve been running your own business for years, have multiple businesses behind you, or are just starting out, being an entrepreneur often calls for you to draw on a lot of knowledge and experience in all kinds of different things. Even if you already have an educational background in business, or another area applicable to your niche, continuing to study and learn is vital to keeping yourself ahead. Continue reading “Why Studying Business is a Good Idea Whatever Stage You Are at as an Entrepreneur”

Code Changes in Business Fundas

Today, we have undertaken a massive structural change within Business Fundas. The objective was to relook at the different tags and merge them into themes which makes more meaning. As we keep growing in terms of posts and content, we needed to relook at the structural index of organizing this content. Continue reading “Code Changes in Business Fundas”

Should Your Company Screen For Drug Use?

Screening potential employees for drug use is a common practice and required in some employment sectors, but it isn’t universally agreed upon. In fact, some opponents of drug testing believe that employers eliminate excellent potential employees based on the results of such screenings, even when there is not clear evidence that the individual would perform poorly in the workplace. On the other hand, however, drug use is illegal, making it appropriate to bar such applicants from employment, particularly in fields like healthcare or security.

With contrasting opinions, what path is right for your company? These 3 factors form the core of the drug screening debates. Continue reading “Should Your Company Screen For Drug Use?”

Cultivating Assertiveness to Counter Workplace Passiveness

Though it may seem like the safest option, a passive approach to workplace communication can have negative implications. Keeping your head down can indeed make you less vulnerable to office backlash. However, it also closes off many opportunities to move up the career ladder.

Staying passive will make you seem uncertain, unconfident, and indecisive. But by speaking up and making yourself heard, you can effectively express yourself while also getting what you want. Simply put, you have to learn to be assertive. Continue reading “Cultivating Assertiveness to Counter Workplace Passiveness”

Canadian MBA Programs are attracting International Students

After decades of flying under the radar, Canada’s reputation as a destination for international business students has taken off. Since 2000, the number of international MBA candidates in the country has more than doubled. Canada is attracting more and more students from outside the country because of its low unemployment rate and its stable economy through the global economic crisis after 2009. The high rate of graduates who stay there after their studies is a result of the growing reputation of its schools. Dynamic cities like Toronto and Waterloo also offer many graduates opportunities to work in finance, the tech sector, marketing, and to start up their own companies after their degrees. Continue reading “Canadian MBA Programs are attracting International Students”

Boost your Career with an International MBA Degree

A degree in management is increasingly becoming the need of the day. And the cherry on the top of the cake is the Global MBA degree for the aspirants which promises a gateway into the hallowed portals of professional growth and corporate stardom. For those who are envisioning a career which will be fast paced with opportunities and growth, this is indeed the dream platform for launching one’s career. The suits and jazz is not without reason. It indeed makes the career of professionals very enriching and helps individuals develop the much needed broader perspective on things. One of the best alternative which one can select is that of SP Jain School of Global Management, for venturing into the career of a manager. Continue reading “Boost your Career with an International MBA Degree”

Coalescence 2015 – Wrapping Up

Entrepreneurship and start-up culture is at its peak in India. To enhance the entrepreneurial spirit even further, BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus organized Coalescence 2015 in association with Intelliber on 5-6th September. Coalescence enticed youth from all over the country with over 3,000 attendees. The aim of the event was to provide a platform for entrepreneurship ideas to receive funding and mentorship from renowned incubators and accelerators and to provide an opportunity to interact with some successful entrepreneurs in various fields. Continue reading “Coalescence 2015 – Wrapping Up”

Coalescence 2015 | Closure of an Epic

After the colossal success of its last edition in 2014, Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership, BITS Goa is organizing Coalescence 2015 in association with Intelliber. The event is scheduled for 5th-6th September at BITS Goa and comprises of the following timeline: Continue reading “Coalescence 2015 | Closure of an Epic”

The virtual university where titles are free

Patrik Ali Eid is a happy man. A few weeks ago he graduated from a university. “I didn’t have to attend classes nor pay for it. Shortly afterwards he began his course for the MSC degree in accounting and finance. He was enrolled at the University of the People (UoPeople), one of a growing number of online universities that are opening new doors for people, particularly in the developing world. Continue reading “The virtual university where titles are free”