The recent COVID-19 global crisis that prompted everyone to stay in their homes and isolate with their families or partners gave many the opportunity to be creative and begin developing ideas that some may have not have had the time to do pre-pandemic. Individuals decided to embrace their entrepreneur sides and develop businesses online this prompted the number of freelance work through websites such as Fiver and Freelancer to increase as more designers, editors, copywriters etc. were at home as opposed to being in the office, working from home became the new norm.
We understand that the recent global crisis has not been easy however records of entrepreneurship spiked during the pandemic (The age of the entrepreneur) the UK alone more than 400,000 start-ups were formed in 2020 this has caused an increase in business related courses within higher education institutions in the UK.
Why should I study a Business Related degree?
A business course in higher education institutions equips you with many different skills that can be applied to the business world such as data analytics, business principles, relationship management, developing communication skills and many more. For more information click on the link provided: https://mrcollege.ac.uk/is-it-worth-pursuing-a-business-management-degree/. At Mont Rose College we offer numerous business related courses ranging from HNDs. Top Up’s to Undergraduate courses that will enhance your business skills and give you the necessary tools to set up your business or seek full time employment in the industry.
How do I get a career in business?
Fitzgibbon, A., 2021. The age of the entrepreneur: how Covid-19 triggered a start-up boom. [online] University of London. Available at: <https://www.london.ac.uk/news-opinion/london-connection/feature/how-covid-triggered-start-up-boom> [Accessed 28 September 2022].