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Job Titles

Accountant Public Administrator Purchasing Agent
Account Executive Health Services/Hospital Quality Control Agent
Bank Manager Purser Administration Real Estate Agent
Benefits Manager Hotel Manager Recreation Manager
Branch Manager-Any Industry Human Resources Manager Reports Analyst
Budget Officer Industrial Relations Director Restaurant/Food Service Manager
Commodity Industry Analyst Information Systems Manager Retail Sales Manager
Communications Officer Insurance Agent Manager Operations Supervisor Sales Manager
Compensation Manager Computer International Business Manager Securities Trader
Construction Supervisor Job Analyst Telecommunications Marketer
Consultant Service Organization Labor Relations Manager Telecommunications System
Manager Loan Officer Traffic Manager
Credit & Collections Manager Management Analyst Training Manager
Supervisor Management Trainee Transportation Director
Employment Counselor Manufacturing Supervisor Travel Agent
Entertainment Agent Market Information Specialist Trust Administrator
Financial Analyst Coordinator Market Research Voice/ Data Service Operations
Government Services Utilities Manager Wholesale Sales Representative

Personal Characteristics to be Successful

Accurate Efficient Persistent
Analytical Energetic Problem solving
Assertive Flexible Productive
Confident Honest Responsible
Decisive Intelligent Tactful
Dependable Logical thinking Thorough
Disciplined Patient  

Job Postings

Career Guide - US News: This site provides advice about the best job for you, by providing where the hiring is the hottest, most re-warding jobs, and more tools.

Careers Search

What can you do with a business major? Information about different career paths such as Chief Executive Officer, Marketing/Sales Manager, International Trade Specialist, etc.

Careers in Business: Careers in Business brings you with the latest scoop on various business career areas including jobs, salaries, what people are saying and entry requirements.

Business Week Online: Business Week Online allows you to search for articles dealing with ethics in business. Use their search feature to retrieve current articles covering a variety of ethical dilemmas affecting the business world.

Tuck Business Bridge Program for Non-Profit Career: The Business bridge Program is an intense four-week summer experience designed to teach business basics to top liberal arts, engineering and science students.

Marketing and Advertising

AdAge.com: Search the job bank, receive email of related job opportunities and post your current resume.

American Advertising Agencies: A comprehensive list of ad agencies in major cities including Kansas City. You may also post your resume for free with the nation’s top ad agencies.

NationJob.com: Advertising and Media Jobs: Extensive list of job opportunities in advertising, public relations, and media.

Paladin Staffing Solutions: Specializes in placing marketing and creative professionals in temporary, direct hire or temp-to-hire positions. This free service caters to larger organizations in major U.S. cities.

Web Advertising Jobs: Search for web advertising jobs according to job title and location.

Banking and Finance

Bank Administration Institute: Informative site with Career Center and Resources sections.

National Association of Credit Management: Comprehensive site with the ability to credit a job seekers account and a personal job alert.

Entrepreneurships

Young Entrepreneurs Organization: Opportunities to learn from other entrepreneurs.

National Association of Entrepreneurs: Site contains resources and information.

Graduate Schools

Note: It is recommended that you obtain at least two years of business experience before applying to an accredited M.B.A. program.

Master of Business Administration: This site provides MBA programs in the US and international plus admission criteria.

Masters Business and MBA Degrees: This site opens to you all the many colleges and institutions that offer a Master in Business.

Sorrell College of Business: This site provides information on the requirements, tests scores, etc.

University of Missouri, Columbia - Crosby MBA Program
University of Missouri, Kansas City - Bloch School, MBA Program
University of Missouri, St. Louis - MBA Program
Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville - MBA Program
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota - Masters of Art in International Business
The University of Memphis - International Masters in Business Administration
Emporia State University - MBA Program