NotesFAQContact Us
Collection
Advanced
Search Tips
Audience
Teachers1
Laws, Policies, & Programs
What Works Clearinghouse Rating
Showing 1 to 15 of 118 results Save | Export
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Vandenberg, Amy; Haen, Jason J.; Molnar, Kathleen K.; De Berry, Thomas W.; Cotter, Joe W. – American Journal of Business Education, 2019
By controlling for size and existence of a religious affiliation and gender, this study adds to the literature regarding opinions of undergraduate business students about the ethical nature of both academic and business related actions. Analysis of student survey data from two institutions similar in these characteristics continues in this…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Student Attitudes, Ethics, Student Behavior
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Arnold, William W. – American Journal of Business Education, 2017
A commitment to voluntary service that benefits others was reinforced for students who authored an e-book on service as a class project in a senior business course. The immersive experience of writing short essays that focused on service shifted students' motivations toward service and solidified their intentions to continue with service after…
Descriptors: Electronic Publishing, Service Learning, Business Administration Education, Generational Differences
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Estelami, Hooman – American Journal of Business Education, 2016
One of the fundamental drivers of the growing use of distance learning methods in modern business education has been the efficiency gains associated with this method of educational delivery. Distance methods benefit both students and educational institutions as they facilitate the processing of large volumes of learning material to overcome…
Descriptors: Online Courses, Student Attitudes, Efficiency, Student Evaluation of Teacher Performance
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Smith, Lois J.; Chenoweth, John D. – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
Many business schools designate leadership as a learning outcome for their undergraduates, but the question of how to teach leadership is challenging. Results of this study showed that students who were engaged in extracurricular student organizations rated themselves higher on both leadership traits and behaviors than those who were not involved…
Descriptors: Student Organizations, Leadership Training, Leadership Qualities, Student Participation
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Faulds, David J. – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
This paper presents the results of a three-year research and teaching effort that focused on measuring the perceived effectiveness of Skype as a delivery platform for presentations made to students enrolled in a Professional MBA program by nationally acclaimed authors working in the area of social media. The research also investigated the authors'…
Descriptors: Marketing, Videoconferencing, Course Objectives, Instructional Effectiveness
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Arling, Priscilla A.; Kirby, Jill; Saajasto, Kegan – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
For college graduates entering the workforce, contributing to an employer-sponsored 401(k) retirement plan can be an important way of saving for the future. However, contribution rates for young people in these plans are far below recommended percentages, leading to concerns about future financial stability for these individuals. Prior work has…
Descriptors: Critical Thinking, Thinking Skills, Preretirement Education, Financial Services
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Muhammad, Aliyu Dahiru; Aliyu, Sirajo; Ahmed, Selim – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
Entrepreneurial intention (EI) is one of the major contributing factors to the formation, growth and development of entrepreneurship. It promotes self reliance and brings about initiatives. Entrepreneurship on the other hand, has been considered as an engine of growth for economic growth and development of developed and emerging economies.…
Descriptors: Entrepreneurship, Foreign Countries, Unemployment, College Students
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Kuzma, Ann; Kuzma, John; Thiewes, Harold – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
The purpose of our study is to examine business students' perceptions of their online class experience relative to the traditional in-class experience; specifically, whether a descriptive, theoretical or analytical course would be preferred as an online or traditional course. Two hundred and ninety students enrolled in upper-level business courses…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Student Attitudes, Majors (Students), Difficulty Level
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Mohrweis, Lawrence C.; Shinham, Kathe M. – American Journal of Business Education, 2015
This study illustrates an active learning approach using instant feedback cards in the first course in accounting. The objectives of this study are to (1) describe instant feedback cards and (2) show how this tool, when used in an active learning environment, can enhance learning. We examined whether students exposed to immediate feedback…
Descriptors: Feedback (Response), Active Learning, Educational Practices, Educational Strategies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Bush, H. Francis; Walsh, Vonda K. – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
Today colleges and universities are working with students who are younger than the Internet. They were born at the end of the last century, and are referred to as millennials or the Net Generation. Their learning style and time management preferences may respond better to continuous tasks and constant feedback. This paper examines the statistical…
Descriptors: Accounting, College Students, Age Groups, Generational Differences
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Stowe, Kristin; Schwartz, Lisa A. – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
The 2007-2009 financial crisis was such a momentous time that entire business courses could be devoted to its study. While some schools may undertake that task, this paper discusses ways in which students may learn about the crisis as part of an established course in economics or finance departments. Popular press books are highlighted, and…
Descriptors: Economics Education, Financial Exigency, Financial Problems, Instructional Materials
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hobson, Charles J.; Strupeck, David; Griffin, Andrea; Szostek, Jana; Rominger, Anna S. – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
A comprehensive educational program for teaching behavioral teamwork and team leadership skills was rigorously evaluated with 148 MBA students enrolled at an urban regional campus of a Midwestern public university. Major program components included (1) videotaped student teams in leaderless group discussion (LGD) exercises at the course beginning…
Descriptors: Leadership Qualities, Teamwork, Masters Degrees, Business Administration Education
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Kim, Sung; Meng, Juan; Kalinowski, Jon; Shin, Dooyoung – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
The purpose of this paper is to present the development and validation of a measurement model for student user satisfaction in a laptop environment. Using a "quasi Delphi" method in addition to contributions from prior research we used EFA and CFA (LISREL) to identify a five factor (14 item) measurement model that best fit the data. The…
Descriptors: Satisfaction, Student Attitudes, Laptop Computers, Factor Analysis
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Wessels, Susan B.; Sumner, Dana F. – American Journal of Business Education, 2014
This paper describes a series of integrated career development activities offered in several required courses which are designed to help accounting majors gain a competitive edge in the job market. Supported by a partnership between the School of Business and the Academic and Career Planning Office, the Career Tool Kit program consists of…
Descriptors: College Students, Majors (Students), Career Development, Career Academies
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
PDF on ERIC Download full text
Hossain, Belayet; Tsigaris, Panagiotis – American Journal of Business Education, 2013
This study examines grade expectations of two groups of business students for their final course mark. We separate students that are on average "better" forecasters on the basis of them not making significant forecast errors during the semester from those students that are poor forecasters of their final grade. We find that the better…
Descriptors: Business Administration Education, Grade Prediction, College Students, Expectation
Previous Page | Next Page ยป
Pages: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6  |  7  |  8