Careers in Business

A career in business can involve many different settings: corporations, small businesses and even nonprofits. Not only are there many work environments to explore, there are also a variety of careers to pursue, such as consulting, finance or marketing, with varying levels of desired experience. Determining which business field you’re most interested in can help you plan your initial business studies and help you begin your journey toward a career in business. Continue reading below to learn about entry-level and MBA careers.

Accounting

A career in accounting could be the career for you if you are interested in working with numbers on a daily basis. If you’re interested in a career in accounting, you are someone who wants to perform tasks such as examining financial statements and auditing accounting systems. Once you decide you’re interested in becoming an accountant, there are a variety of areas you can pursue. These include public accounting, management accounting, government accounting, and auditing. A long-term career in accounting typically includes earning your CPA credentials, which a master’s in accounting could help prepare you for. Continue reading below to learn how to launch your accounting career and become an accountant.