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Getting started

Business and management


Within the business and management sector you could be looking at a wide range of occupations. A great place to start planning is by exploring job profiles which provide key responsibilities, skill requirements, starting salaries, entry requirements and career prospects in the various roles available.  




Professional qualifications

You may choose to undertake further study in subjects such as marketing, finance, human resources, computing and international business management, to develop your expertise in a particular area of business. Make sure you understand what's required by exploring the qualifications and professional development sections on individual job profiles that interest you thoroughly.


For example, within marketing or the finance sector, some qualifications may include:



Keep up-to-date

Here are some key resources to help you find out more about the sector and keep updated with industry news.


An online resource with information on careers in business and management, as well as the latest news and up-to-date advice from professionals within the sector.
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Inside Careers

An overview of graduate careers predominantly in the financial sector, but also includes a section on management consultancy. The site offers information on a wide range of opportunities, including graduate jobs, internships, placements, events and insights.
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Guardian Business

Provides the latest trends, news and opinions across the business sector, including economics, banking, retail, markets and the Eurozone.
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BBC Business

Offers up to date news and headlines, including market data and information on global companies and developments in the economy.
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EU Business News

Provides a thorough overview of the world of European business - companies that are driving best practice, and exceeding every expectation
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Management Today

Provides the latest news and articles from the business and management sector.
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