What can I do with a degree in General Business?
I've been in college for seven years and I will be graduating in a month with an associates degree in general business. I'm burnt out, I don't want to go back to school for anything else. But everyone I've met with a degree in general business is holding minimum wage jobs - delivering newspapers and flipping burgers. What can I do exactly with this degree. I want to have my own business in something some day, but I don't have a clue what.
Asked By: Marissa1982 - 11/21/2007
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In truth, anything you want to do. You have to focus, however, and determine what you want and how you will market yourself when pursuing a job. With an Associate's degree, however, you will probably need to focus more on your experience in terms of landing a job. Or you can just work for yourself. What do you want to... More
Answered By: pusherhombre - 11/21/2007
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At this point it is less about your degree and more about your skill set and interests. What do you like to do? What kind of things are you good at doing? For instance, someone who likes people and is outgoing would do great in sales. If you like fashion you could sell clothing or make-up. In addition, it sounds... More
Answered By: trement ave - 11/21/2007
Try starting your own business or teaming up with somebody who wants to start one. What are you passionate about? Don't give up!!
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