For students, it’s imperative that one stays up to date on emerging trends in the healthcare job market. Not only does this practice allow you to apply real world expertise to your ongoing studies, but it also hones your understanding of what you’ll be able to apply your degree to once your…

It’s an exciting time for students who will soon be entering or graduating from pharmacy technician degree programs. The industry has been experiencing a considerable amount of growth over the past few years, and technological advances are making the jobs of pharmacy technicians increasingly…

As demand for pharmacy technicians reaches new heights, the core criteria for what employers desire is becoming increasingly important. Pharm tech employment is expected to increase by 20 percent from 2010-2020, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.1
For students graduating from pharmacy…

Robin Blunck is our very own social media specialist at Carrington College. Robin has been part of the team for several years, and is our in-house ‘guru’ on all things social.
I sat down with Robin to discuss the topic “social media and your career”. Robin talks about the impact that social…

You’ve made the choice to come to Carrington College, so you’re already working towards your dream career. Can you say the same for your friends and family? These tips may help them…
Matthew Becker, owner of Authentic Excellence LLC a career & life coaching business, uses his coaching skills…

For this month’s Q&A we spoke with J. Matthew Becker, certified coach and owner of Authentic Excellence LLC, a career and life coaching business. J. Matthew Becker is passionate about helping others find fulfillment in their careers. He uses his coaching skills to help clients find their…

So you’ve taken the first step – going back to school – and now that you’ve graduated you’ll either have, or will hopefully soon be starting, your first job in a new career – that’s step two. So what’s next?
The Bambi Phase
I read an article somewhere a few years ago that described a graduate’s…