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Do you have an interest in medicine? If so, you can turn a passion for science and heart health into an exciting new career as an EKG technician. You will work side-by-side with doctors to diagnose and treat diseases and disorders like cardiovascular disease. Training takes months, not years, and the versatile skills you will develop will last a lifetime. […]
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Computers have become the bedrock of modern society. They’re such a ubiquitous presence that we often overlook how integral they are to our lives. It’s worth taking a moment to consider that almost any interaction with a machine will also involve a computer of some sort. These aren’t the simple microcontrollers of the past. Lowered production costs mean it’s easy […]
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If you’ve ever signed up for the Internet or cable services, you’ve likely come across the term fiber optics. What does it really mean, and does it impact performance? Fiber optics are the staple of modern telecommunication. These thin, flexible wires send light signals to one another to deliver information to consumers. These lines are about as thin as a […]
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It’s hard to imagine the modern world without computers. We use these technological wonders in almost every part of our life. It’s little surprise that people are interested in learning how to work with them. When we learn software development, we’re essentially learning how to build functionality for every part of our lives. Programming gives us the ability to expand […]
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Life is about the journey, but successful careers have a destination. For medical assistants, the path begins with a vocational school training program and ends with a broad range of exciting options. Let us peer into the future. Why Become a Medical Assistant?  A medical assistant is a support professional who works with doctors and nurses to deliver quality healthcare […]
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Medicine is an exciting field, but a clinical role is not for everyone. The good news is that healthcare is expanding, and there are opportunities for everyone. If you are detail-oriented and have an aptitude for data, why not become a medical records technician? You can satisfy your love of science and medicine while putting your talents to meaningful use […]
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Are you interested in becoming an HVAC technician and wondering if a diploma is required? If you want to become a “licensed HVAC technician,” you must first complete a diploma program at a trade or technical college.  Without a license, you may be relegated to menial tasks and continue to be under the supervision of another licensed HVAC technician for […]
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The field of criminal justice is in demand. Not only does it encompass the fields of law enforcement and corrections, but it also includes probation officers, federal agents, court bailiffs, juvenile corrections officers, and other specialized fields. Those considering a job within criminal justice will be happy to know there are many different specialties to choose from. Read on to […]
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Are you looking into advanced education and not sure whether you have the time to attend college for 4-years? What are your goals for your education? If you want to start a new career and don’t have years to devote to a 4-year degree, then attending a vocational school may be the right path for you. There are many benefits […]
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Internet activity skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic, as nearly every aspect of our lives transitioned online. In today’s online world, IT professionals are critical, working to keep our cyber-world functioning properly. Amid a global pandemic, employment of IT professionals has remained steady, largely unaffected by the economic downturn COVID has caused. IT professionals are essential, and now, more than ever, […]
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