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…

Will pharmacy technicians soon be able to work unsupervised?

Telepharmacy is expanding the duties of pharmacy technicians.

Pharmacy technicians perform a number of duties – from filling prescriptions to answering phone calls – and generally operate under the direct supervision of pharmacists. This is primarily a safety measure as pharmacists must review all prescriptions before they are given to patients.1 However,…

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…

Control your body language when talking to patients

Your body language can affect your ability to communicate with patients.

Whether you are well into your nursing career or are just beginning a job in medical assisting, it’s important to constantly be aware of your body language when interacting with patients. While what you say is certainly important, sometimes how you say it can be just as crucial when you are…

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…

ASPIRE Student Assistance

Aspire - DeComplicate DeStress

Carrington students… have you taken advantage of the ASPIRE program yet?
Your well-being is important to us.¬† For that reason, Carrington College and Carrington College California launched ASPIRE two years ago, a comprehensive and confidential* Student Assistance Program powered by ACI…

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…