Business


Steffanny Golding
Famed physicist and chemist Marie Curie once said, “Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and, above all, confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something, and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” Hodges […]

Pushing Through the Limitations



Grady Harrison
Have you ever uttered the words, “There are just not enough hours in the day” when looking at your calendar? Each hour possesses a different task or obligation, and if you are lucky, a few hours are devoted to sleep. It would be easy to assume that as a husband, […]

Learning to Lead at Any Level



Dee Batiato and students at Hodges University Graduation
Dr. Dolores “Dee” Batiato loves the classroom, and her passion is to instruct, engage and encourage her students. As professor and program chair of management at Hodges University, she understands what it takes to turn students into management professionals and tells them, “It’s not going to be easy, but it […]

Embracing a Passion After All These Years


4 Reasons to get an MBA
Historically, the path to career advancement has involved dedication and standout performance in a single organization. An employee’s willingness and ability to tackle new challenges seemed like enough. Now, however, most industries are so competitive that candidates seemingly need to do more and more to land the promotions and other […]

4 Ways an MBA Can Help You Advance Your Career


Hodges University MBA
If you’re hoping to build upon the education you’ve already earned in hopes of advancing your career, pursuing a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) may seem like an obvious next step. However, it can be difficult to take that next step with confidence when big-name CEOs and media sources […]

Should I Get an MBA? The Key to Building Your ...



Participants at Hodges University Job Fair
By Jama Thurman, Manager of Counseling and Career Services Walking into a career fair may seem like a daunting task. You may be one of many candidates competing for an employer’s attention, but you can earn an advantage over others by following these guidelines for job fair success. Wear Appropriate […]

Six Techniques to be Successful at a Career Fair


Edward Davis
If Edward Davis could choose one word to describe himself, it would be “driven.” From life in the military, to becoming a first-generation college graduate and continuing his educational pursuits in a master’s program, to managing his own business, Davis isn’t afraid of taking on new challenges. Growing up in […]

A Life of Firsts


Professor Anke Stugk teaching in the BB&T Finance Lab at Hodges
A traveler at heart, Anke Stugk is always moving towards the next goal. From traveling throughout Europe, to moving to the United States, to redirecting her focus on advancing her career goals, she is determined to make it to the next step. “If a degree is something you need to […]

Setting Her Goals High