- February 12, 2020

Professor Morrison Discusses Ethics from an Accounting Perspective

Professor Morrison Discusses Ethics from an Accounting Perspective

Ethics is integral to the accounting profession. Specifically, the trust society places on those charged with recording, reporting, and auditing financial information.  Accountants’ expertise is relied upon by management, creditors, regulators, stockholders, and anyone whose investments are tied to financial indicators, including most retirement funds.  Public assurance that accountants produce and distribute accurate and honest […]

- February 5, 2020

Dr. Rhonda Thomas Distinguishes Ethics from Compliance

Dr. Rhonda Thomas Distinguishes Ethics from Compliance

The discipline of Ethics is so broad it often gets confused with compliance. This confusion suggests ethics is difficult to define. In the interest of simplicity, Ethics is the discipline that governs the behavior of organizations and people and categorizing that behavior as right or wrong, reasonable or unreasonable, good versus evil. Compliance means to […]

- January 29, 2020

Ethics

Ethics

When ethics is mentioned what comes to your mind? Is it the same as morals? Find out more in the coming weeks as an array of school of business faculty give us insight into this subject and how it has played out in their career.

- January 22, 2020

Congratulations Dr. Shukla

Congratulations Dr. Shukla

Congratulations to Dr. Sushma Shukla on your presentation at NOVA’s Power-Up Your Pedagogy Conference 2020. The presentation was titled “Fourth Industrial Revolution: Preparing the students”. It discusses how educators can prepare the students for the fourth industrial revolution by creating more engaging classes.  This presentation shares some useful strategies and techniques, for example-using data and […]

- January 13, 2020

Welcome Back To School

Welcome Back To School

The holiday is characterized by fun times with loved ones, memories to cherish, so much joy and laughter. However, its back to school time and we welcome all new and returning students to spring 2020 semester. We believe in constant growth. Thus, we have raised the bar for Academic Integrity. Conducive learning environment. World class […]

- January 6, 2020

HAPPY 2020

HAPPY 2020

It is the official start day of work after the holidays. Welcome back to the routine. What goals did you set for yourself? How do you plan to achieve them? Have you started implementing the strategy(s)? Whatever stage you are, don’t stop moving. Happy 2020!!!

- December 19, 2019

Happy Holidays!!!

Happy Holidays!!!

We wish for you a holiday  That’s better than your dreams,  Filled with peace, good will and hope  And firelight that gleams, Overflowing with holiday spirit  Good food and holiday laughter;  And when it’s done, we hope that you  Live happily ever after! — Joanna Fuchs

- December 9, 2019

Business Plan Presentation

Business Plan Presentation

Marketing Management class (MBA514) of Fall 2019 semester will be presenting a real life business plan to a real life client for the first time ever. This campus event will take place on 10th December 2019 from 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm. We are hosting a large turn-out of colleagues, students, faculty, friends and well-wishers […]

- December 3, 2019

Finish Stronger…

Finish Stronger…

“December is the last month of the year”. This statement sends feelings of joy while for some it’s a feeling of uneasiness. I don’t know what feeling you get when you remember the statement but we encourage you to keep pushing through with what you started. Have the same enthusiasm as when the year began. […]

- November 28, 2019

Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving

At FXUA School of Business, we are thankful for the institution, for the amazing students and faculty. Most importantly, we are thankful for the opportunity to make global impact one student at a time. What are you thankful for? Tell us about it on Facebook and LinkedIn @FXUA School of Business

- November 25, 2019

Congratulations Professor Abdo

Congratulations Professor Abdo

A very big congratulations to Professor Roy Abdo on the just concluded Moonshot Youth Festival in Morocco which held from November 16th -18th 2019. Professor Abdo was a guest speaker at this 3-day event which featured over 5000 participants. We celebrate with you on this milestone and look forward to greater exploits. FXUA School of […]

- November 19, 2019

Are Soft Skills Necessary in Organizations?

Are Soft Skills Necessary in Organizations?

21st century managers are beginning to realize the importance of soft skills in the organization. Soft skills are a combination of skills that employees possess to help their personal and interpersonal relationships some examples include listening skills and emotional intelligence.  Research has shown that employees with high emotional intelligence are better performers at work. It […]

- October 1, 2019

Student Blogger-Shamim Mnzava Shares Her Research On Emotional Intelligence

Student Blogger-Shamim Mnzava Shares Her Research On Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence is something we have as humans that is intangible. According to Robbins and Judge (2019), emotional intelligence entails recognizing, understanding, managing and influencing our emotions and that of others. Emotional intelligence is made up of primary and secondary self-awareness. Primary self-awareness is the ability to accurately perceive your emotion and stay aware of […]

- September 10, 2019

Build Your Statistical Skills Free Of Charge

Build Your Statistical Skills Free Of Charge

Are you looking to learn Quantitative Research Methodology? Do you want to upgrade your statistical skills? Do you want to learn from the comfort of your home and still get certified? Are you planning to save on this certification? If your answer is yes, then look no further. International Institute of Islamic Thought (IIIT) is […]

- August 28, 2019

Dr. Asma Khawaja Speaks at FXUA

Dr. Asma Khawaja Speaks at FXUA

Fairfax University of America (FXUA) hosted it’s first public event on August 27 entitled “Is Peace Between India and Pakistan Possible?”  Dr. Qamar-ul Huda, moderated the panel with the key speaker Dr. Asma Khwaja from National Defense University in Pakistan. Dr. Khwaja is a security studies and conflict resolution expert who wrote a book Shaking […]

- August 27, 2019

How To Manage Change

How To Manage Change

Business guru and thought-leader, Peter Drucker said, “Everybody has accepted by now that change is unavoidable. But that still implies that change is like death and taxes — it should be postponed as long as possible and no change would be vastly preferable. But in a period of upheaval, such as the one we are […]

- August 20, 2019

Dr. Chala Talks Building Prediction Capacity to Effectively Manage Organizational Change

Dr. Chala Talks Building Prediction Capacity to Effectively Manage Organizational Change

 There might be difference in magnitude or duration, but like living things and products, organizations are changing through the life cycle of introduction, growth, maturity and declining stages. Have not there been such uncertain process, the planning and management role of managers could have been very easy and trivial. Therefore, the best quality of an […]

- August 14, 2019

Dr. Asaya gives insight on what is Change?

Dr. Asaya gives insight on what is Change?

This article presents a very brief overview of change – what it is, how we must plan for it, implement, measure and control, and report it. The word change is enigmatic in its etiology, often provoking fear in some people, yet conjuring a feeling of hope in others. I wish to review a few modern […]

- August 7, 2019

Change

Change

It is no news that change is an integral part of life. Epictetus the Greek Stoic philosopher rightly said “It’s not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters.” In a couple of weeks, we would bring to you a series of informative post titled “Change”. It features some of our […]

- July 10, 2019

Building a Great Career

Building a Great Career

Have you ever wondered how to nail that job interview? Do you know the right way to answer questions from employers or how to ask employers questions? What type of clothing’s are you supposed to wear when meeting with employers? What kind of disposition should you possess when communicating with employers? Find out all these […]