Hudson Taylor

3
Nov

What is Programmatic Accreditation & Why is it so Important?

What is Programmatic Accreditation? Did you know the word accreditation is from the Latin root word “cred” which means to believe or trust?  Programmatic accreditation (also called specialized accreditation) is a type of accreditation that is focused on professional preparation programs within institutions of higher education. When a program is accredited, it means that the program’s curriculum and quality have

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28
Sep

Go Global!

4 Essential Skills for Succeeding in the International Business World Go Global!!  Why?? The modern economy is an international story.  With this being said, the ever increasing rise in global cooperation has led to partnerships, supply chains, labor pools, and markets throughout every sector of the economy.  Once international business was only a concern of large corporations. Today virtually every

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25
Aug

What is Imposter Syndrome? Can it happen to you?

Have you heard of Imposter Syndrome – can it happen to you?  Have you ever gone to work thinking you are a fraud? Are you convinced that people will guess your intentions and realize that you do not know what you are talking about? Does failure terrify you? If this is your case, you are not the only one: the

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25
Jul

Lack of Sleep?

UBIS – From ZZZ’s to A’s: Is lack of sleep affecting your grades? Lack of sleep is a big problem facing college students today.  Students are sleeping less and not getting a healthy amount.  70 to 96 percent of college students get less than eight hours of sleep each weeknight.  And over half of college students sleep less than seven

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7
Jul

Writing Effective Discussion Questions: UBIS Tips

Writing an effective discussion question is so important.  Whether you are a UBIS student, or you just find yourself taking any online course, chances are high that you will come across a discussion question.  They are a staple in this mode of study.  Discussion questions allow you to exchange opinions with your classmates and show your instructors that you have

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14
Jun

Study Abroad as an Online Student – Study Now, Travel Later

Education changes at a rapid pace and technology opens up new avenues for teaching.  The percentage of graduate students taking entirely online degree programs has risen from 6.1% in 2008 to 27.3% in 2016.  This number continues to grow year over year.  In this way, from anywhere in the world, students and teachers are able to connect in a virtual

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27
May

4 Online Network Tips for Graduate Students

UBIS – Networking Across the World Did you know that 70% of hires are the result of good networking?  Today, one of the secrets for professional progress and success consists of having a good network of contacts.  In a world where job-creation difficulties in the labor market have been increasing, the ability to create a strong online network of contacts

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19
May

Growth Mindset: Why Students and Universities Should Adopt One

At UBIS, real-world experience and an international perspective are part of our DNA. Our collaborative, outward-looking approach to learning is what drives the way we do things. This growth mindset is an attitude that we hope to instil in our students too, to serve them from their first class through to their graduation day. In a world with an increasingly

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12
May

The Life-Long Benefits of Business Studies

At UBIS, we want our students to get the very most out of their time with us. Across our degree programmes, we enable our students to develop as international leaders, preparing them for a global business environment. As an accredited and globally recognised institution, UBIS is well-equipped to help our students succeed. We support students with one-to-one teaching, small class

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5
May

3 Reasons Why Real-Life Work Experience Benefits Students

At UBIS, we are committed to improving the quality, affordability and accessibility of higher business education around the globe. As an IACBE accredited institution, we enrich our students’ learning experience in a way that will benefit them for a long time beyond their graduation. This commitment to excellence is in our DNA. A key factor that makes up our UBIS

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