The Association of Professionals in Business Management (APBM) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to quantify and certify your business acumen. APBM accomplishes its mission through offering four proprietary programs (1) My Business IQ Assessment (2) The MBA IQ Course (3) the Certified Associate Business Manager (CABM) Credential, and (4) The Certified Business Manager (CBM) Credential.
- My Business IQ Assessment is an introductory assessment tool for individuals looking for a quick diagnostic on key business topics. The ideal candidate for the Business IQ is someone considering the MBA IQ, CABM, CBM or an MBA.
- The MBA IQ is an online course designed to help you master the MBA Lexicon - vocabulary, concepts, frameworks, and formulas - and learn business fundamentals across 12 areas of every company.
- The CABM is a professional certification based on a pre-MBA curriculum. The CABM Credential certifies business acumen for junior professionals or aspiring managers and provides a solid foundation for individuals seeking an MBA degree and/or the CBM Credential.
- The CBM is a masters-level professional certification based on an MBA curriculum. It is a standardized exam based on the topics covered in the majority of MBA programs and certifies business acumen for mid- to senior-level managers. The CBM Credential is best earned in any one of the following situations: if you choose not to earn your MBA; if you have already earned your MBA; if you desire to pursue an Executive MBA.
Our programs are recognized by leading employers and business schools worldwide. Each program has a separate but related curriculum aligned to core business fundamentals. Join us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter to see additional examples of our curricula brought to life.
Our vision is to define global business acumen with programs that are cost-effective, time-efficient, and exceptional quality.