Business, Management, & Legal

Your business is our business! This is the place to learn about careers in the business, management, and legal professions. In this community you will find information on career-focused programs, networking events, and job opportunities in these fields.

How to Use the ‘5 Whys’ to Clarify Your Career Goals

If you’ve been looking for a way to understand what makes you unique, prepare for interviews, or decide between competing job offers, let me introduce you to the 5 Whys.

The 5 Whys is a “root cause analysis” that aims …

By Jenny Sloop Johnson - Vault
A comprehensive resource for students and job seekers looking for career advice, job postings, company reviews from employees, and rankings of the best companies and industry employers.
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Video: Careers in Accounting – American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

This video, produced by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), features UCLA Extension Accounting Instructor, Ming Lu.
Learn about careers in Accounting and hear from professionals working in various areas of accounting at EY, the FBI, and Winnebago

By UCLA Extension Career Services
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28 Digital Marketing Terms You Need to Know (Whether You’re a Marketer or Work With One)

If there’s one thing I’ve learned over my 10+ years in digital marketing it’s that there’s a lot of jargon to become familiar with and keep up with as things evolve. After all, change is the only constant in marketing.

So …

By Mary Kearl - The Muse
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Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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How to Become a QuickBooks ProAdvisor

QuickBooks ProAdvisors consist of bookkeepers and accountants who have the knowledge and expertise to setup and manage small businesses who use QuickBooks accounting software. Check out our article on How to Become a QuickBooks ProAdvisor to learn how to become …

By Crystalynn Shelton
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Event Postponed: UCLA Extension Open House

UCLA Extension has a tradition for hosting open houses to showcase our courses, professional certificates, and conferences.

However, given the growing concerns about novel coronavirus (COVID-19), and the recent developments in California, we have made the decision to not hold …

By UCLA Extension Business and Management
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Featured Classes

Bookkeeping Specialization

Becoming a Certified Bookkeeper can increase your earning potential, enhance your business and accounting skills, and give you the opportunity…

Personal Financial Planning Program

UCLA Extension’s two CFP Board-registered PFP certificate programs – Evening/Online & Accelerated Online – are designed for students and professionals…