Career Guidance

Alumni Spotlight: Daronte Malone – Medical Assisting

Interested in a Medical Assistant career? Hear from MA graduate Daronte Malone on the Ohio Business College difference when working in the field! Our Medical Assisting program provides students with the skills necessary to perform both front- and back-office functions in a medical setting. To learn more visit us at https://ohiobusinesscollege.edu/.     Daronte Malone:…

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Resume Writing Tips with Tanya Foose

A resume is a great tool to showcase and highlight your education and skill sets to a potential employer. When writing a resume it is important to keep these three tips in mind! Our Director of Career Services Tanya Foose goes more in depth on what to add and leave off a resume and tips…

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Five Essential Skills to Succeed in Accounting

Numbers are the lifeblood of any business and organization.  And the professionals who are usually in charge of making sure those numbers always add up are the accountants. Accounting is a field that’s often misunderstood. Whether it’s the misbelief that the field is boring, it’s not creative , or that only people who go into…

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What Kind of Jobs Can I Get with a Business Administration Diploma?

Business and business administration have long been two of the most popular fields of study at postsecondary institutions across the country for both undergraduate and graduate students. On the surface, this would make sense because businesses are essential to the completion of tasks and the availability of modern conventions we may take for granted, not…

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The Many Paths to Success in Accounting

    How to make the most of all the opportunities a career in the profession brings. One thing that everyone in today’s world can agree on is that having many options, and opportunities, is a good thing. This is especially true when it comes to you and the career you’ve chosen. There are many…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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