Ways to Develop Effective Management Skills

As a student or employee, you’ve undoubtedly heard (and continue to hear) a lot about management skills. It’s important to note that you don’t have to be a manager in order to develop or improve your management skills. Employees at any level can – and should – foster a sense of ownership for their jobs … Continued

5 Podcasts that Will Boost Your Business Savvy

Today’s business realm is fast-paced, constantly changing, and demands professionals to stay on top of their game. But with the rate at which news moves and trends come and go, how does one truly remain up to speed on all-things business, marketing, strategy, etc.? Articles? Blog posts? Digital newsletters? Perhaps. But the average day of … Continued

5 FAQs About the Medical Assisting Profession

If you’re searching for answers about the medical assisting profession, you’re probably ready for a big career change. You need a job that gives you a purpose. One that empowers you to do meaningful work. Medical assisting is for individuals who want to commit to serving others. This career puts you in a fast-paced atmosphere … Continued

Soft Skills You Need to Improve Your Career

What are soft skills? Soft skills are a combination of several interpersonal skills, such as people, social, communication, etc. They differ from hard skills, which are, according to Investopedia, the specific, teachable, job-specific skills you need to perform work responsibilities. Hard skills can be defined and measured.1 Soft skills, on the other hand, are harder … Continued

How to Find Financial Aid for Career Training College

Have you decided to move on from your job and make a positive change in your career this year? It’s an exciting time to advance your career and we applaud the commitment you’ve made to bettering your personal and professional life. One of the biggest deterrents of pursuing higher education is the uncertainly or perceived … Continued

How Do I Know if I Want to Be a Truck Driver?

Do you want a career that is both stable and flexible? A career where you’re respected by others across the country? Have you considered a career as a truck driver? Professional truck drivers agree—being a truck driver isn’t just a career, it’s a lifestyle. Some pursue trucking because a relative or friend has built a … Continued

4 Signs It’s Time to Move on From Your Job

There’s no denying that today’s job market is demanding. Employers are looking for an advanced range of skills from their employees to help companies stay competitive and thrive. Professionals are finding their way back to school to gain new qualifications and the specific expertise they need to add momentum to their careers. But how do … Continued

OBC Alumni Spotlight: Wendy Benson

Pursuing higher education is paramount to achieving your career and life goals. At Ohio Business College, helping you realize your potential and enter a career field you’re passionate about is our mission. Wendy Benson, a graduate of OBC’s Medical Administrative Assistant Associate Degree program, decided to return to school to set her future up for … Continued