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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

How to Write An Effective Discussion Question

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. Learning how to write an effective discussion question is a key skill for today’s students to master. What

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14
Jun

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

Education changes at a rapid pace and technology open 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 to 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 instill 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 programs, 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

Benefits of Work Experience for 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 student’s 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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28
Apr

Closing the Gender Gap in Business Schools

The workplace gender gap is now widely known and widely discussed. While improvements are being made, the disparity between men and women in leadership roles persists. For every 100 men working in managerial positions, only 85 women are promoted to the same roles. This is despite the fact that women are consistently more likely to hold bachelor’s degree qualifications. This

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21
Apr

Climate Crisis On Campus: How Universities Can Play Their Part

2021 is the year in which Glasgow is set to host the re-scheduled United Nations Climate Change Conference. The conference will bring together leading global powers ‘to accelerate action towards the goals of the Paris Agreement and the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change’. From the launch of the 1.5°C Business Playbook in 2020, to companies like Microsoft making investments

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