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How to Make Your Social Media Profiles Career Ready

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Throughout your job search, it’s almost a given that hiring managers will scope out your social media profiles to get a better understanding of your personality and how you’ll fit in with the rest of the team. Although illegal in some states, this practice is not unheard of. And, it’ll likely continue once you’re hired and officially brought on as the newest addition to the team. Whether you work as an assistant in a dental office or as a technician at your local garage, your colleagues and clients may seek you out on social media. We’ve all heard the horror stories about employees revealing too much on social media, but using social media wisely can actually bring the right kind of attention your way. Here are a few ways to optimize your social media profiles for the workplace.

Trends Impacting the Medical Billing & Coding Field

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Medical billing and coding is a fast-paced, critical role within the healthcare sector. It transforms all aspects of healthcare into medical alphanumerical codes in order to record and report on figures and trends. The associated technology and surrounding health policies have a huge impact on the medical coding job role, meaning it’s best suited for an individual who can keep up to date with the inevitable changes. From The Affordable Care Act to CPT Code Updates, we’ll explore some of these changes in more detail below.

How to Be a Team Player at Work and in the Classroom

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If you haven’t noticed already, working with a team is a crucial part of day-to-day life. At work, it’s a rarity to complete a whole project all by yourself - and there’s a good reason for that. Everyone brings different expertise, experience, perspectives, and knowledge to the table, creating a team that can solve a problem better than a single individual. Being a great team player means developing some key skills. While you’re at a career training school work on mastering these skills so you will be prepared for the challenges that await you in your career.

International Education Corporation Steps in to Support the Students and Staff of Corinthian Colleges

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IRVINE, Calif., April 27, 2015 — On Monday, April 27, 2015, International Education Corporation, the parent company of UEI College and Florida Career College, announced its plan to offer help to displaced Everest, WyoTech and Heald College students and staff.