No matter what health care career path you’re pursuing, having good habits will guide your success as a student.

Success in life doesn’t just come from WHAT you know, but WHO you know. In the age of ‘social networking’ that old adage has never been more true. If you’re getting ready for your first health care job search as a student, or searching for your next job on the career ladder as a Carrington…

There’s no doubt that registered nursing can be one of the most rewarding professions that a person can choose. However, being a Registered Nurse (RN) can also be one of the most stressful jobs in today’s demanding health care field.
Patients rely on registered nurses for many things,…

A resume is your first opportunity to impress employers in the health care industry. Learn how to create a persuasive medical resume, highlighting your passion and experience, to open doors to your dream career in health care.

Medical careers can be some of the most rewarding occupations for…

For many there are very few more stressful events than their first day/shift in a new job. The butterflies in the stomach the night before, the self-doubt that creeps in, the desire to hide under the covers and not get out of bed that first morning… Trust me when I say that if you suffer from…

A report just released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) announced that in April 2015 the number of job openings across the country reached 5.4 million, the highest level since December 2000 when the BLS started publishing that data. The total number of people employed (nonfarm…

By the time you graduate and leave Carrington, you should have done a fair amount of interview prep, either on your own initiative, with the Careers Services team, or both. There’s always a lot of focus on getting the invaluable first job interview, but what happens when you nail that meeting…