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3 Hot Careers for Business Students

by the Professional Business Systems Department at Laurus College

Completing the Professional Business Systems Associate Degree at Laurus College gives you the skills and confidence to succeed in today’s workforce and the opportunity to work in a career that matches your goals while building on your experience.

With focused training in business communications, economics and project management, along with the ability to effectively use software, you’ll be ready to step into an exciting new career. Whether you’re interested in working in tech or a traditional office setting, today’s savvy business specialist can choose from a wealth of career opportunities, including these:

Marketing Assistant: If you’ve got energy to burn, can multi-task and enjoy being in a creative, action-packed environment, this could be the career path for you. Marketing Assistants are involved in everything from event planning and trade shows, to preparing presentations, handling social media needs, and working with creative staff on advertising and promotional materials. Marketing Assistants can work in public relations, advertising, and for local and city government agencies.

Logistics Assistant: If you thrive on taking care of things in an organized and logical manner, then a career as a Logistics Assistant might be a good fit. Organizing, tracking, and fulfilling customer orders, working with sales staff and vendors, and helping to coordinate and plan transportation and warehouse operations are all in a day’s work. Logistic Assistants work in all fields, including the wine industry, event and wedding planning, and construction.

Mortgage Assistant: If you have a knack for organization, strong computer skills and the ability to juggle multiple files and deadlines along with an interest in the real estate industry, then you might be interested in working as a Mortgage Assistant. Responsibilities include organizing and managing client files, preparing loan documents for signatures, working with contracts and documenting processes. Mortgage Assistants can work for Real Estate brokers, commercial lenders, banks, and even for big corporations in their real estate department.

Studying Professional Business Systems at Laurus College can help you find the career you’ve always dreamed of–and get the job you want!

Melanie Bryant is a Professional Business Systems instructor at Laurus College. You can reach her through email: or call [phone-link location=””].

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