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What is Medical Assisting?

  Posted on September 18, 2017

 Published by Francesca Luppino

Are you considering a career in which you can help others? Looking for a job with hands-on responsibilities and a path to success? Whether working in the medical field has been your life-long dream or you’re following a newfound interest in healthcare, medical assisting is a respected career with exciting rewards and daily challenges. What … Continued


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3 Big Reasons Why Continuous Enrollment in College Matters

  Posted on September 7, 2017

 Published by Francesca Luppino

At any age and at any stage in life, committing yourself to earning a college degree is a big deal. It takes incredible persistence, motivation, time management, and deep-rooted determination. While there is certainly no one-size-fits-all approach to earning a college degree as everyone’s situation and circumstances in life are unique, there is a route … Continued


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4 Leadership Traits for Hospitality and Tourism Careers

  Posted on August 30, 2017

 Published by Francesca Luppino

  Looking to move up in the hospitality and tourism management industry? Are you open to learning and challenging yourself with new ideas? Do you have the leadership skills to make a difference? Becoming a strong leader is one of the most effective ways to demonstrate your unique value and dedication as a professional in … Continued


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3 Careers in Technology to Jumpstart Your Future

  Posted on August 15, 2017

 Published by Francesca Luppino

Did you know the demand for information technology careers has been rising? In fact, computer and information technology employment is projected to grow faster than average at 12 percent from 2012 through 2024.1 No matter where you imagine yourself fitting into the IT industry, it’s important to set yourself apart. In a competitive job market, … Continued


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Career School Program Finder: Answer 2 Questions About Your Dream Job

  Posted on August 4, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Finding the best career school program for your goals is an important step toward your future. You might be wondering, “What career is right for me?” or “How do I decide on the right training program for that career?” Your education is an investment, and we believe in getting it right. According to USA Today … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Virginia Lance-Corey

  Posted on July 27, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Your future is limitless and you undoubtedly have big career goals and aspirations. Are you taking the necessary steps to achieve the professional future you want? The path to bettering your career and life all starts with realizing you can do anything you set your mind to. Despite challenges and uncertainties, Virginia Lance-Corey, a graduate … Continued


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5 Signs Marketing is the Path for You

  Posted on July 17, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Now is an exciting time to begin a career in marketing. Social media and e-commerce platforms are changing the way marketers reach audiences. From online advertising and branding to mobile apps, the creative possibilities are endless. If creating and selling to an audience sounds like an exciting challenge, then marketing might be the career for … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Ish Gonzalez

  Posted on July 11, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

As the world grows more technology-driven, the workforce requires trained, driven IT professionals. Ish Gonzalez, a graduate of OBC’s Information Technology Computer Support Associate Degree program, decided to return to school, set his future up for success, and start a thriving IT career. Read Ish Gonzalez’s experience at OBC and see what he’s up to … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Erica Friend

  Posted on July 6, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Ohio Business College works hard to prepare every student with hands-on, real-world career training so he or she can stand out to employers and quickly become invaluable assets in any professional setting. So, what’s an OBC program like? Erica Friend, a graduate of OBC’s Medical Administrative Assistant Associate Degree program, gives you a first-hand description … Continued


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OBC Student Spotlight: DJ Owsley

  Posted on June 22, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

DJ Owsley, a current student of OBC’s associate degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting, is preparing to set his career in motion. Discover a program that can jumpstart your career by reading about DJ Owsley’s experience at OBC. 1.Why did you decide to continue your education at Ohio Business College? When I was a sophomore in high school, I was … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Rhonda Brown

  Posted on June 15, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

A better job and a better way of life is more attainable than you think. After being laid off for the second time, Rhonda Brown made a brave and positive decision for her life and her family. She decided she needed a change in careers, and to do that, she needed to advance her skill … Continued


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5 Critical Skills to Master Before You Graduate

  Posted on June 8, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

What does it take to become a successful professional? What skills, behaviors, and mindsets does one need to acquire for a thriving, rewarding career to take flight? When you graduate, there are certain employability skills that employers look for in all job candidates. Regardless of when you’re expected to graduate – whether this spring or … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Diana Jones

  Posted on May 31, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

What are your personal and professional goals? What’s standing in your way of achieving your potential? Whatever your dreams are, they can become a reality when you believe in yourself and pursue every day with hard work and dedication. Despite setbacks and challenges, Diana Jones, a graduate of OBC’s associate degree in Business Administration with … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Joseph Chaplin

  Posted on May 16, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Stepping out into the workforce as a business professional is exciting and incredibly rewarding. To start on the best foot possible and begin your career as an in-demand individual with essential business and professional skills and knowledge, a top-rated degree can help you start your dream career. Joseph Chaplin, a graduate of OBC’s associate degree … Continued


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4 Reasons Why You Need to Step Out of Your Comfort Zone to Achieve Your Professional Potential

  Posted on April 27, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Comfort zones are great, aren’t they? They foster some of the biggest things we crave, like ease, security, and good feelings. However, when it comes to starting a new career, or furthering an existing one, comfort zones won’t help you get ahead. Instead, they interfere with you reaching your professional potential. As a driven professional … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Bart Hamrick

  Posted on April 7, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

The medical assisting profession continues to grow in high-demand and is one of the best avenues for jumpstarting a career in the medical field. At Ohio Business College, we work to distinguish our medical assisting diploma students from other job-seeking candidates by delivering a top-rated, hands-on healthcare education. Learn about OBC’s medical assisting program first-hand. … Continued


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Trade School vs. Community College

  Posted on April 3, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

You’ve decided to take your next steps in life and advance your education. What an exciting time for you! Whether you’re fresh out of high school, eager to start your dream career, or looking to switch career paths, you have an abundance of colleges and universities at your fingertips, and it’s important to understand the … Continued


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Ready for an Exciting Career? 5 Reasons to Choose a Career in the Hospitality & Tourism Industry

  Posted on March 15, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

  Do you crave a career that’s stable and long-term? What about fun and challenging? If so, look no further than a career in the multifaceted hospitality and tourism industry. If you’re willing to study and work hard, you’re well on your way to breaking into this growing industry and finding immense success. Let’s look … Continued


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Career Training: College Alternatives for High School Graduates

  Posted on March 9, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

  Wondering what to do after high school? What path will you take? Do you plan to enter the military? Attend a traditional, four-year college or university? Take some time to work and save money? When it comes to options after high school, there is no one path fits all, and maybe none of the … Continued


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OBCTDA Trainer Spotlight: James Chambers

  Posted on March 2, 2017

 Published by Jessica Holtsberry

We would like to share an interview with James (Jimmy) Chambers.  He has been a part of the Ohio Business College Truck Driving Academy for over 2 years.  Educating students and supporting them on the way toward their CDL license; he has become a favorite of many. How long have you been working at OBCTDA … Continued


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OBC Alumni Spotlight: Erica Collins

  Posted on February 27, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Erica Collins, a graduate of OBC’s medical assisting diploma program and former STNA, realized she missed the medical field and knew it was time to advance her life and career. She decided to return to school and become a medical assistant. Discover OBC’s medical assisting program first-hand by reading about Erica’s time and experiences at … Continued


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Fast-Track Your Accounting Career

  Posted on February 10, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Did you know that accounting and business professionals continue to grow in high demand? Frank Byrt, author on AccountingWeb.com, wrote that our country’s uncertain economic conditions, increased and changing government regulations, and large population of retiring Baby Boomers has increased the demand for experienced business professionals who possess a strong set of accounting and tax … Continued


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What to Expect After You Graduate from OBC

  Posted on February 2, 2017

 Published by Morgan O'Rourke

Life after graduation can be an overwhelming and scary time for some graduates. Many wonder: “Is my resume good enough?” “Are my interview skills sharp?” “When will I land a job?” “Where will I land a job?” Transitioning from the academic realm to the workforce full-time holds several uncertainties, but none that you won’t be … Continued


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