Business and Management Resources

relationships with vendors

Managing Relationships with Suppliers and Vendors You Use

T. Leigh Buehler
Assistance Professor T Leigh Buehler reviews the importance of managing relationships with vendors and suppliers.
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procurement strategy

Improving Procurement Strategy in Supply Chain Management

Dr. Robert Gordon, CPC
In this article, Dr. Robert Gordon reviews the component pieces of an effective procurement strategy as it relates to supply chain management.
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lawyer courses

The 8 Best Types of College Courses to Be a Lawyer

Ilan Fuchs, Ph.D.
The path to becoming a lawyer begins in college as you choose courses that can help you start building a future career.
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team communication

Why It’s Necessary to Improve Team Communication

Dr. Robert Gordon, CPC
Faculty member Dr. Robert Gordon explains why it’s necessary to improve team communication in business.
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law degree

What Degree Do You Need to Be a Lawyer and Practice Law?

Ilan Fuchs, Ph.D.
To become a lawyer, you will need to graduate from a law school. But what degree should you pursue as an undergraduate?
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supply chain management

The Importance of Supply Chain Management in Logistics

Dr. Robert Gordon, CPC
Most of the time, items in a supply chain are in motion, so it's imperative that a supply chain have flexible logistics. Flexible logistics allow for the expediting or redirection of material, and being able to push or pull materials to and from different locations is very powerful.
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digital transformation

Digital Transformation in the Retail Industry is Necessary

T. Leigh Buehler
Digital retail management ensures that a retailer’s online presence is effective and results-oriented. Understanding how digital retail management is shifting and evolving is crucial for businesses as physical stores continue to make way for more online interactions.
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supply chain management

Supply Chain Management Majors: What Degree is Best?

Dr. Robert Gordon, CPC
The global successes of large retail firms that focus on supply chain management (SCM) have shown the importance of learning this subject in collegiate schools for supply chain management majors.
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project management

Virtual Project Management Teams and Future Predictions

Dr. Robert Gordon, CPC
In this article, Dr. Robert Gordon examines what the future holds for virtual project management teams.
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virtual leadership

Virtual Leadership and How to Properly Lead a Remote Team

Dr. Robert Gordon, CPC
Dispersed projects and virtual teams have become more common, so that effective virtual leadership has become a necessary skill for managers to learn.
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criminal law

Legal Studies Concentration: 'Criminal Law Support'

Dr. Alison Becker
The business of criminal law - and its many resources - can get complicated. Prior to law school, the starting point for prospective paralegals is a bachelor's degree - and American Public University is offering a new legal studies concentration.
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warehouse manufacturing cost control supply chain management

Improving Cost Control Challenges in Supply Chain Management

In the modern business landscape, supply chain management and cost control have emerged as critical determinants of success.
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