A-B Tech Blogs

August 14, 2014

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Jump Start a New Career in Health Care

Health care programs, especially those centered in allied health are a major focus for community colleges.  No sector since 2001 has been as consistent in employment growth year after year.  Private hospitals and nursing residential care facilities have been among the biggest gainers adding over 2 million jobs since 2001.

July 23, 2014

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Having a Bad Day?

Research shows that bad or negative interactions with bosses and co-workers can have as much as five times the negative influence on you as positive interactions.  When you are trying to do excellent work, build a team, or start a new project, the negative trumps the positive. 

What can you do about it?

July 14, 2014

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You've Got the Interview! Now What?

Your job search efforts have finally paid off, they called and invited you for an interview.  Your resume and cover letter were excellent.  You know to never be late for an interview and make a reconnaissance run just to make sure you know where the company is and how long it will take you to get there.  You always treat people with respect and kindness and you always make good i

June 30, 2014

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How is Your Sleep Hygiene?

How many afternoons do you struggle to stay awake at either your computer, your meeting or during a class?

June 23, 2014

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Leadership: Where is the Danger?

In our society we constantly see things that cause us fear—shootings, price increases, job losses, home foreclosures, muggings, murders, bullying, war, the possibility of war, cancer and this is only the beginning of a long and fear-inducing list. 

When we are afraid we behave differently.

 

June 13, 2014

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You've Got Style!

We all have style—learning style.  We all have preferred ways of learning new ideas, tasks, information and activities. 

June 11, 2014

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Go Fly a Kite!

You can’t fly that kite today, there’s not enough wind.

May 28, 2014

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We All Have to Start Somewhere

With nearly 15 million Americans out of work, there is a lot of competition for just about all job postings.  Those job seekers who want to learn and develop, are ambitious and have a clear vision of where they want to be in the next three to five years may find that a bottom-rung job may be their leg up the ladder.  Even in those so-called “dead-end”

May 16, 2014

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Med Tech or Med Aide

Confused? Scratching your head? When it comes to thinking about what is a Med Tech or Med Aide or are they the same???????????

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