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Top Books for Business Majors

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Many of life’s lessons are learned outside the classroom. Lessons can come from personal experiences, internship training or from putting in a little bit of elbow grease from time to time. However, learning new concepts by reading articles and books will help you grow as you go, too. Several of our professors here at JSOM have given their top reads for business majors to help students grow.

The books listed below apply to all business disciplines and focus on human decision-making for all business majors.

1. Recommended by Dr. Howard Dover, director of the Professional Sales Concentration

2. Recommended by both Dr. Dover and Dr. Britt Berrett, director of the BS in Healthcare Management program

3. Recommended by Dr. Berrett

4. Recommended by Judd Bradbury, information systems faculty member

5. Recommended by John Barden, director of the BS in Accounting program

6. Recommended by Dr. Kutsal Dogan, assistant dean for graduate programs

7. Recommended by Alex Edsel, director of the MS in Marketing program

8. Recommended by Dr. McClain Watson, director of the Business Communication Center

9. Recommended by Mary Beth Goodrich, accounting faculty member

10. Recommended by Tom Kim, assistant dean of the Career Management Center

Now that you’ve gotten a list of top books to read for business majors, take the time to read in between the lines so you can pick up on the messages. Tread forward with these teachings in your back pocket and use the ideas to set yourself up for success.

Gaby Mokry

Gaby is pursuing her MS Marketing program at The Jindal School of Management. Before coming to UT Dallas, she gained experience at traditional and digital advertising agencies. She appreciates a freshly brewed cup of joe and spends her free time surrounding herself with creative projects, Netflix binges and biking on White Rock Lake. Read more articles

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