What Positions Can Medical Administrative Assistants Hold in the Healthcare Field?

As the medical field becomes more sophisticated and advanced, medical administrative professionals grow in more demand. What do medical administrative assistants do? Medical administrative assistants (MAA) are essential to the efficiency and success of today’s medical offices. MAA’s can work in a variety of healthcare settings, such as (but not limited to): Hospitals Clinics Chiropractic … Continued

What’s Your Future in Business? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Are you currently in a dead-end job? Are you feeling uninspired and longing for a new career path? Did you know, according to Inc.com, that we spend an estimated 80,000 hours of our lives working? This is an enormous amount of time to not be pursuing a fulfilling career path. Have you thought about transforming … Continued

Why Studying Business Administration Will Enhance Your Career

You’ve heard it time and time again: The business world is fast-paced and highly competitive. And, because of this, businesses and organizations in every industry depend on professionals who possess a solid foundation in business principals and boast innovative and savvy business skills. Whether you’re looking to jumpstart your career, change your career path, or … Continued

5 Qualities Every Medical Assistant Needs

What qualities make a successful medical assistant? Labeled as the “backbone of medical facilities across the country” from OnlineMedicalAssistantPrograms.net, medical assistants must exemplify a wide-range of qualities. While an earnest passion for the healthcare industry may attract many to the profession, here are five essential qualities that lay the foundation for an effective, influential medical … Continued

How Career Training Schools Can Boost Your Employability [Guide]

College graduates have one goal in mind upon graduation: Land a rewarding, in-demand job in their field of expertise. Did you know that approximately 952,000 associate degrees and 1.8 million bachelor’s degrees were awarded to graduating college students in the 2015-2016 academic year?1   And these numbers are only expected to grow. There’s no denying … Continued

4 Leadership Skills Employers Want You to Have

Whether you’re a recent Ohio Business College graduate, a current OBC student, or you’re getting ready to enroll in classes at OBC, you’ve probably heard from several sources that the job market is competitive, making it hard to land a job. There is good news, however. According to a survey conducted by CareerBuilder of 2,175 … Continued

3 Reasons Why In-Person Networking Matters

We live in a competitive digital age that’s growing in complexity. How we connect with people today is exceptionally different than how we connected and communicated just 10 years ago. With social platforms like LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and a plethora of news outlets, we can connect with a staggering number of people and … Continued

How to Become a Medical Assistant [INFOGRAPHIC]

You may be waiting until you make enough money to go back to school. Or you’ve been feeling unmotivated at your current job. We know that hint of anxiety you feel as you wonder about your future. You’re ready for a change, but you’re not sure where to turn. Ohio Business College has helped thousands of … Continued

7 Tips to Boost Your Professional Network on LinkedIn

You’re a savvy, well connected student, but are you connecting with professionals who will enhance the job you’re studying so hard for? You’ve undoubtedly heard of the online professional networking site called LinkedIn. It’s different than other social media sites, as its sole focus is on your career and professional development. That’s why building a LinkedIn … Continued