Career and Business Project Report (100 points): While the Inquiry Rationale Paper was the opportunity for students to begin to critically think about higher education and career opportunities, the Project Report is a more in-depth exploration and point of discovery toward a plan of action for each student’s future in career and business. The purpose of this report is to address the findings from internet-based research that will help form the basis of your career and education major decisions toward seeking employment (this includes career advancement or a career change) and pursuing advanced business studies at the university level. Within the report, students will discuss the business knowledge gained throughout the semester.
The report will be presented in three sections using the following headers:
CAREER AND BUSINESS,
LEARNING AND HIGHER EDUCATIONAL PURSUITS
The final report will address the following:
CAREER AND BUSINESS – Describe the roles, employment positions, and career areas of focus you researched throughout the semester that interests you. Include a discussion of the following:
skills, knowledge, and education requirements of the roles or areas of focus.
years of work experience required to secure a job in the roles or areas of focus.
salary structure information and associated employment data based on labor projections for the next 3 – 5 years.
the current valuation, current stock prices, and two to three years of company revenues for each business.
how well your current skills, knowledge, and education, as well as the certificate or degree you are currently pursuing through the college, will prepare or equip you to succeed in the roles or area of focus.
LEARNING AND HIGHER EDUCATIONAL PURSUITS – Using knowledge gained throughout the course about the various areas of business: