Business Career Review

Why choose business as a career?

Many of you may wonder exactly why people choose to become involved in the world of business as it can be a dog eat dog world full of disappointment and stress. To answer your question people choose to study for business as it is one of the most rewarding careers in the world and can offer the successful business person a host of benefits once they have become qualified and gained experience. In order to undertake a Business Career Review, we have compiled some useful information below, to assist anyone who is unsure if this career is the right one for them.

There are many ways to break into the business world such as learning a trade and starting your own business but the most common way is for the potential business person to enrol in any of the huge variety of business courses in the United Kingdom. During these courses which can range from an L.L.M degree to a simple foundation course the student will be taught all the skills that they will need to become successful. These skills when used properly will enable the person to make management decision, forecast revenues as well as many other skills such as man management and accounts. If we look at the syllabus for one of these courses such as the L.L.M in International Business Law we will see that the student will be required to learn a host of topics. The Icoud Careers Website is a new concept offering an online Careers advice service for all ages, we highly recommend a browse, as it is packed with some very interesting facts and help sheets for anyone who is unsure which career path to choose.

These topics can consist of comprehensively learning issues such as Company Formation, Corporate Personality, Corporate Theory, The Functions of Companies as well as many further topics such as Liquidation and Directors Duties. More information on UK Company Structures can be located on the Companies House Website.

As you can see many of these courses will aim to teach you a broad selection of skills that when used right can make you effective at your job. You will also find on courses like this that you will be required to learn aspects of business that you would never have heard of before and this can be tough. The average courses length for a degree course in business is three years full time or if available five years part time so as you can see this type of course will require a huge commitment from the student.

With all this in mind you may still be wondering why would you wish to do this and what benefits would you get from taking on such a challenge? There are many benefits from becoming fully involved in business with the most important reason in many peoples eyes is the salary. The average wage for someone who works mid level in business in the United Kingdom is around £40,000 per annum but this can vary in range dramatically depending on the business and the area. There are some very good resources on the Berkeley University Business pages of there website, offering a valuable overview of Business Career types and what else to expect from a Career in this industry.

Another reason to be involved in business is that it can provide you with new challenges each day which is very rare in many jobs as they can become repetitive. As the business world changes each second of the day so does the requirements of the businessman so you will rarely see a day that is the same as the one before. Business will also give you the chance to earn the respect you deserve as you will be able to show your skills more often than not with issues such as marketing and so on. As you can see there are many reasons you should take a business course if you thinking about it as for the right people it these course can be the stepping stone to greatness.

Other Resources – National Careers Advice Centre and the Skills Funding Agency.

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