By DeVry University
July 5, 2021
5 min read
July 5, 2021
5 min read
It's no surprise that entering 'what is business management' into a search engine can leave you with pages upon pages of results. That’s because management is a necessary part of every business. Regardless of the industry you work in, there may be a wide array of opportunities you can pursue with the right skillset and credentials. In addition, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecasts job growth increasing by 6% from 2019 to 2029.1
To learn more about this growing field, let's get started by understanding the business management definition.
Strong leadership capabilities
Ensuring projects and tasks are completed effectively and efficiently
Effective communication with leaders and colleagues
High attention to detail
Solving problems to help the business run more smoothly
Planning, budgeting and analyzing results
Managing teams or departments
These skills translate across many industries and can give you a well-rounded platform to prepare to launch your career in business management.
Securities and Commodities
Of course, the opportunities that are available to you can vary based on your education, skills and the area in which you live. If you’re curious about what positions you may qualify for, try conducting a preliminary job search on LinkedIn.
1Job growth indicated on a national level. Local growth will vary by location. https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/administrative-services-managers.htm
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In New York, DeVry University operates as DeVry College of New York. DeVry University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC), www.hlcommission.org. The University’s Keller Graduate School of Management is included in this accreditation. DeVry is certified to operate by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia. Arlington Campus: 1400 Crystal Dr., Ste. 120, Arlington, VA 22202. DeVry University is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission, www.tn.gov/thec. Naperville Campus: 1200 E. Diehl Rd., Naperville, IL 60563. Unresolved complaints may be reported to the Illinois Board of Higher Education through the online compliant system https://complaints.ibhe.org/. View DeVry University’s complaint process https://www.devry.edu/compliance/student-complaint-procedure.html Program availability varies by location. In site-based programs, students will be required to take a substantial amount of coursework online to complete their program.
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