How to advance your pharmacy technology career

Wondering how you can advance your pharmacy technician career? Here's some advice.

After completing pharmacy technician classes, earning your degree and scoring your first job, the next thing on your mind (aside from applying all the knowledge you gained at pharmacy technology school, of course) will likely be how you can advance your career in the future. More than 100,000…

4 Best Careers for Shy People

Shy Careers

Are you shy? Choosing a career path when you’re an introvert can be a bit of a challenge because so many jobs require regular interaction with others – whether you work in sales, customers service or as a pharmacy technician. Being shy doesn’t mean you can’t have a successful career, it just…

How to write a great objective statement

As you craft your resume, be sure to write a strong objective statement.

As you craft your resume to apply for your first dental or medical assisting position, you may want to consider including an objective statement at the top. While it’s fallen out of fashion in recent years, the inclusion of an objective statement can be beneficial for people who are seeking…

How to write a professional email

Professional Student

Whether you are pursuing a nursing career or work in a veterinary office, it’s imperative that you know how to write a professional email. This is a skill that will not only help you during your job search, but will also make sure that you present yourself in a manner that demonstrates your…

How to survive x-ray technician clinicals

Aspiring x-ray technicians can use this advice as they take on clinicals.

As you’re studying to become a radiologic technologist, also known as an x-ray technician, you will inevitably reach the point in your training where things are a bit more hands-on: clinicals. While the word can sound intimidating, all it really means is that you will be taking the skills you…

Employee evaluation tips for medical office managers

Use these tips to conduct effective performance reviews.

As a medical office manager, you are largely responsible for making sure that quality health care services are delivered in an efficient manner, right down to creating work schedules for physicians and employees with medical assisting careers.1 One of the many important duties of an office…

Advice for a successful medical assistant externship

Get the most out of your medical assisting externship.

Most medical assisting programs require students to complete externships, which can provide valuable job experience prior to beginning their careers. Externships are the portion of your medical assisting education that you spend working in a medical office while you are still in school.1 While…