Bachelor of Art, Management – Redesigned

Sep 3rd, 2013 | By
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The BA, Management focuses on the management of people and processes and provides both the breadth and depth of knowledge to give you a competitive advantage. New to this program for this fall is the addition of minors (instead of concentrations). This change was made to provide students greater subject matter expertise that will be
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Interim Dean for the School for Professional and Continuing Education

Aug 8th, 2013 | By

Dr. Michele Young, Special Assistant to the Provost has been named Interim Dean of the School for Professional and Continuing Education, effective July 29th, succeeding Dr. Walter Pearson who has been serving as Dean for the School for the past two years. Dr. Young has extensive experience with online education and adult learning services. Dr.
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NEW Organizational and Leadership Coaching Concentration staring in Fall 2013!

Jul 30th, 2013 | By
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The Organizational Leadership Department is pleased to announce a new concentration being offered to students pursuing their Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership. Organizational and Leadership Coaching is a multidisciplinary-based tool that can provide professionals with a distinct advantage in an increasingly competitive marketplace. Coaching has grown rapidly as a profession within the past decade in
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2013 Excellence in Learning Award Winners

Jun 26th, 2013 | By
Excellence in Learning Award Winners 2013

                          Dr. Walter Pearson, Dean of the School for Professional and Continuing Education, offered gratitude to those who admirably commit to serving adult students and presented four Excellence in Learning awards to three Faculty Members, Dr. R. V. Barello, Dr. Philip Jenks, Dr.
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Lessons from the Disney Culture!

Jun 6th, 2013 | By
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Valuable observations from a Disney Trip. http://www.fastcompany.com/3010079/how-to-create-a-disney-like-addiction-to-your-company Tweet



Accelerated Business Alum Appointed VP!

May 21st, 2013 | By
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Congratulations to Ronald Kostyo! http://www.dbusiness.com/DBusiness/May-June-2013/Severstal-North-America-Announces-Executive-Leadership-Changes/ Tweet



Social Learning: Valuable Learning Outside the Classroom

May 14th, 2013 | By
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Interesting Research from ASTD about how learning is happening everywhere! To review visit the ASTD website article here.                   For more information contact Mike Cherry 815-836-5562. Tweet



The importance of obtaining computer science skills

May 6th, 2013 | By
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Here is an article that shares the importance of obtaining computer science skills… http://finance.yahoo.com/blogs/daily-ticker/one-skill-every-american-needs-learn-153037730.html?vp=1                         Tweet



Business Quotation!

Apr 23rd, 2013 | By

Periodically, we will add an inspirational, insightful and/or funny business quotation to help keep us motivated! This week we feature… Real success in business is to be found in achievements comparable rather with those of the artist or the scientist, or the inventor or the statesman. And the joys sought in the profession of business
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Business Wisdom – in a minute!

Apr 23rd, 2013 | By

The importance of strategic planning and setting clear expectations is confirmed by the following quotation. “This,” they will say, “is our northbound train. This is the direction we have chose, and no other. If you don’t feel you want to go north, there are other trains you can ride. But this particular train is going
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