As you near the end of your medical assisting program, it’s time to start studying for the certified medical assistant exam offered by the American Association of Medical Students. While you don’t necessarily have to be certified in order to get hired, employers are more inclined to give you a…

Whether you are studying for your Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam or are already on the job, having a good memory is a requirement for having a career in pharmacy technology – after all, it’s important to remember the difference between the various prescriptions that you fill.1 If…

Throughout your career in pharmacy technology, you will notice that the job requires a great deal of focus. Pharmacy techs count tablets and measure prescriptions, so it is vital┬áthat they are able to concentrate and pay attention to small details.1 If you find that your mind has been…

One of the best ways to ensure your success in college is to have no fear when it comes to asking teachers questions. Many college students, especially new ones, feel intimidated by their professors, afraid that by asking them questions they might not appear to be capable students. But in fact,…

For college students, finding effective ways to manage the workload is essential to a successful academic career. And that sentiment rings especially true for students who have added pressures outside school, like jobs or family responsibilities.
Here are some schoolwork management tips that can…

Are you just starting college, or are you going back after taking a break? Well, as you might expect, there are many things for which you might not be prepared, and it’s important to start getting a handle on them right away in order to be as successful in your studies as possible.
Choosing a…

Time management is important in every endeavor, but that is especially true for college students. For many young people, college will be the first time they have to set and stick to their own schedule. And with other responsibilities like work or family factoring in as well, time management can…