This Career Cluster focuses on the planning, organizing, directing and evaluating business functions essential to efficient and productive business operations.
Occupations that facilitate business operations through a variety of administrative and clerical duties including information and communication management, data processing and collection, and project tracking.
Occupations that provide a bridge between business processes or initiatives and information technology processes. Employees in this area help to align business and IT goals.
Occupations that plan, organize, direct, and evaluate all or part of a business organization through the allocation and use of financial, human, and material resources.
Workers who focus on staffing activities that involve planning, recruitment, selection, orientation, training, performance appraisal, compensation, and safety of an organization's employees.
Workers who focus on planning, organizing, coordinating, and controlling the resources needed to produce or provide a business' goods and/or services. Includes quality control, scheduling, procurement, and warehousing.