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Educational Objectives:

My goal as a returning student at the University of Akron is to graduate with a bachelor of science in Labor Economics. My focuses within my major are to gain a better understanding of how our economy works, learn how to do economic analysis with business data, and learn how to make sound business decisions with the use of economic analysis. Combining the skills I will learn with the skills I have learned through my associatesí degree of applied business in hospitality management, I intend to enter the workforce highly specialized

Career Objectives:

My main focus is to work within the Hospitality industry, particularly in corporate hotels. My interests reside in managing chains of hotels both in and out of the United States. Understanding the economy and business cycles is detrimental to the survival of corporate hotels. Understanding how the industry works form the inside out will help me to make decisions for the greater good of the whole hospitality community