Hello. I am Dr. Diane Hamilton. Thank you for visiting my blog. To view a Prezi presentation about me, click here: Dr. Diane Hamilton
I use this blog to write about things that interest me. I also use it to add content to the classes I teach. Some of the things I write about are topics from my books including: online learning, understanding personalities, reinventing your career, personal finance and much more. For more specific information about online education, please see my articles on Inside Online Schools at onlineschools.org.
For those of you who do not know me . . . I have a Doctorate Degree in Business Management. I currently teach bachelor-, master-, and doctoral-level courses for several online universities. Along with my teaching experience, I have more than twenty-five years of business- and management-related experience. My background includes work in many industries, including computers, software, pharmaceuticals, corporate training, mortgage/lending, and real estate. My books and articles focus on understanding online education, reinventing your career, understanding personalities in the workforce, and personal finance. To go back to Dr. Diane’s main blog page, click here.
For a complete listing of my past experience, click here.
I currently work as an online professor and teach mostly business-related courses for the following universities:
Ashford University – Des Moines, IA
Founded in 1918, Ashford offers bachelor and master degree programs on campus and online.
Faculty Member and Curriculum Developer
Classes taught include: Strategies: Marketing/Advertising/Public Relations; Innovation and Entrepreneurship; Organizational Management Strategy; Financial Decision Making; Learning Organizations and Effectiveness; Contemporary Issues in Organizational Leadership; Visual Literacy in Business; Business Ethics and Social Responsibility; Managerial Marketing; Organizational Behavior. Developed Curriculum for: Real Estate Practice.
Axia College of University of Phoenix – Phoenix, AZ
Axia College of University of Phoenix offers associate degree programs that can be completed entirely online.
Classes taught include: Foundations of Business; Critical Thinking; Cultural Diversity; Skills for Learning in an Info Age; Human Resource Management; Organizational Theory and Behavior; Supervision and Leadership; Introduction to Marketing; and Political, Legal and Ethical Issues in Business; Introduction to University Studies
Baker College – Flint, MI
Founded in 1911, Baker College is the largest independent college in the state of Michigan with 9 campuses, 6 branches offices and online certificate programs as well as associate, bachelor and master degree programs.
Classes taught include: Principles of Marketing; Developing Human Resources
Grand Canyon University – Phoenix, AZ
Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is Arizona’s private university. The university is regionally accredited and is recognized as offering some of the best online education programs in the nation.
Classes taught include: Marketing Environment; Organizational Behavior and Management; Organizational Behavior; Principles of Marketing; Leadership and Organizations
Grantham University – Kansas City, MO
Grantham University is one of the oldest, private, accredited degree granting distance education universities in the United States. It is now in its 60th year of providing distance education to the adult learner.
Classes taught include: Management, Marketing Management, Business Performance Management, Business Performance Management, Strategies for Change, Customer Relationship Management, Labor Relations & Management, Quantitative Analysis, Human Resource Strategies, Entrepreneurship
University of Advancing Technology – Tempe, AZ
Founded in 1983, offers associate, bachelor and master degree programs and certificate programs on campus and online.
Associate Professor and Curriculum Developer
Classes taught include: Ethics in Technology; Foresight Development; Contemporary Issues in Technology; Technology and Society, and Information Research Strategies. Developed curriculum for all courses listed here.
University of Phoenix – Phoenix, AZ
With campuses around the globe and online, UOP offers certificate programs, as well as associate, bachelor, master and doctoral degree programs.
Faculty Member, Doctoral Chair
Classes taught include: Doctoral Dissertation Courses
I am also a contributing writer for several online web sites including Investopedia.com and Technorati.com. My dissertation on emotional intelligence and its relationship to sales performance was published on Proquest. My books and articles are primarily focused on improving basic life skills.
Currently I spend most of my time as a professor of business and a writer. However, my business-related experience comes from 25+ years of working in several different industries including: Pharmaceuticals, Agribusiness, Computers/Software, Corporate Training, Banking and Real Estate. For detailed information on my past experience, you can check out my linkedin.com profile.