NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Teachers1
Laws, Policies, & Programs
Assessments and Surveys
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 56 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hahn, Christopher J.; Gangeness, Jeanine E. – American Journal of Business Education, 2019
Institutions of higher education prepare and develop students for the workforce, and in the coming decade, the challenge of workforce preparation will increase as the current workforce is retiring during a time of economic growth. Traditional higher education practice tasks faculty with developing appropriate curricula for students that will…
Descriptors: Labor Force Development, School Business Relationship, Leadership Training, Course Content
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Moosavian, Seyyed Ali Zeytoon Nejad – American Journal of Business Education, 2017
In the past few decades, two novel variations of syllabus have emerged: namely "the Graphic Syllabus" and "the Interactive Syllabus". Each of these two variations of syllabus has its own special advantages. The present paper argues that there could be devised a new combined version of the two mentioned variations, called…
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Economics Education, Teaching Methods, Course Organization
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Mehta, Kamlesh; Uhlig, Ronald – American Journal of Business Education, 2017
This paper examines the potential of business administration vs. computer science degrees in terms of earnings, job security, and job satisfaction. The paper focuses on earnings potential five years and ten years after the completion of business administration and computer science degrees. Moreover, the paper presents the income changes with…
Descriptors: Computer Science Education, Business Administration Education, Income, Salaries
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Mangiero, George A.; Kraten, Michael – American Journal of Business Education, 2017
Financial analysts generally create static formulas for the computation of NPV. When they do so, however, it is not readily apparent how sensitive the value of NPV is to changes in multiple interdependent and interrelated variables. It is the aim of this paper to analyze this variability by employing a dynamic, visually graphic presentation using…
Descriptors: Predictor Variables, Visual Aids, Computer Graphics, Business Administration Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Campbell, Annhenrie; Filling, Steven; Firch, Tim; Lindsay, David H. – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
In 2011, Arum and Roksa challenged the higher education community to examine its practices and improve its performance in Academically Adrift. While recognizing the near universal accessibility achieved by American colleges and universities, the study suggested that students are not learning as well as they should. They measured academic rigor by…
Descriptors: Audits (Verification), Accounting, Business Administration Education, Majors (Students)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Arzumanyan, George; Halcoussis, Dennis; Phillips, G. Michael – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
This paper presents the Agresti & Coull "Adjusted Wald" method for computing confidence intervals and margins of error for common proportion estimates. The presented method is easily implementable by business students and practitioners and provides more accurate estimates of proportions particularly in extreme samples and small…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Error of Measurement, Error Patterns, Intervals
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Gilfoil, David M.; Focht, Jeffrey W. – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
Value-based delivery of healthcare has been discussed in the literature for almost a decade. The concept focuses on the patient and defines value as the improvement of patient outcomes divided by healthcare costs. Further refinements, called the Triple Aim model, focus on improving patient outcomes, reducing treatment costs, and improving patient…
Descriptors: Delivery Systems, Open Education, Open Source Technology, Online Courses
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Vicknair, David; Wright, Jeffrey – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
Evidence of confusion in intermediate accounting textbooks regarding the annual percentage rate (APR) and annual effective rate (AER) is presented. The APR and AER are briefly discussed in the context of a note payable and correct formulas for computing each is provided. Representative examples of the types of confusion that we found is presented…
Descriptors: Accounting, Business Administration Education, Textbook Content, Textbook Evaluation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Santicola, Craig F. – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
The literature indicates that there is a lack of learning outcomes in economics that can be attributed to the reliance on traditional lecture and the failure to adopt innovative instructional techniques. This study sought to investigate the student learning effects of academic controversy, a cooperative learning technique that shows promise in the…
Descriptors: Macroeconomics, Cooperative Learning, Economics Education, Quasiexperimental Design
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Cooper, Brett; Naatus, Mary Kate – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
This article summarizes the existing research on social media as a learning tool in higher education and adds to the literature on incorporating social media tools into collegiate business education by suggesting specific course content areas of business where LinkedIn exercises and training can be incorporated. LinkedIn as a classroom tool cannot…
Descriptors: Social Networks, Higher Education, Business Administration Education, Educational Technology
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Larkin, Joseph M. – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
Virtually all states now require candidates for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) examination and subsequent licensure to have completed 150 semester hours of college education. The rationale behind this requirement is to improve the preparation of students entering the profession and to increase their chances of successful completion of the…
Descriptors: Accounting, Higher Education, Certification, Licensing Examinations (Professions)
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Burke, Megan M.; Gandolfi, William R. – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
This study looks to answer the question, "Does the current accounting educational system in the United States focus too heavily on the requirements of large (and SEC registered) companies at the expense of small companies and individuals who comprise the primary clientele of most practicing CPAs?" This investigation surveys CPAs…
Descriptors: Accounting, Small Businesses, Curriculum Design, Questionnaires
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Tiger, Andrew; Preston, Landon – American Journal of Business Education, 2013
Business and education stand out as two of the most prominent sectors affected by the rapid expansion of the Internet. A significant body of literature within business has been devoted to developing positive e-commerce exchanges that develop customer loyalty. While online education grows each year, the long-term significance of online education to…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Alumni, Donors, Private Financial Support
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Borker, David R. – American Journal of Business Education, 2013
There is a growing interest among educators in teaching and learning practices based on mindfulness, a concept derived from eastern meditative traditions. This paper describes how mindfulness practices and concepts can be used to enhance the student's learning experience in beginning economics courses. Specific areas with a high potential for…
Descriptors: Metacognition, Economics Education, Student Development, Learning Experience
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Carruth, Paul J.; Carruth, Ann K. – American Journal of Business Education, 2013
In the current evolving economic environment, developing and implementing an effective workforce to improve the skills and capability of employees are seen as central to improving individual and organizational performance and competitiveness. The availability of online education in universities as well as the work place has significantly increased…
Descriptors: Electronic Learning, Higher Education, Labor Force Development, Corporate Education
Previous Page | Next Page »
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4