Don't Pay for Your MBA

The Faster, Cheaper, Better Way to Get the Business Education You Need

 Don't Pay for Your MBA

Author: Laurie Pickard
Pub Date: November 2017
Print Edition: $17.95
Print ISBN: 9780814438480
Page Count: 240
Format: Paper or Softback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814438497

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Table of Contents


Introduction: MOOC Your MBA vii

1 Prep for Success: Administering Your Own Admissions Process 1

2 Meet the Modern MOOC: Attending Your Virtual Orientation 23

3 Lay Your Foundation: Learning to Speak the Language of Business 31

4 Sharpen Your Skills: Assembling Your Business Toolkit 55

5 Create Your Career: Charting a Professional Path 77

6 Meet Your People: Building a Business Network 99

7 Deepen Your Expertise: Establishing Your Professional Credibility 121

8 Graduate to the Next Level: Using Your Self-Directed Business Education to Advance Your Career 143

9 Learn Forever: Continuing Your Business Education Throughout Your Career 165

Conclusion: Believe in Yourself 187

Acknowledgments 191

Appendix A. Recommended Courses by Subject 193

Appendix B. Sample Study Plans 199

Appendix C. Sample Course Lists for Various MBA Concentrations 201

Appendix D. For Further Reading 209

Appendix E. Resources at 211

Notes and References 213

Index 217

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