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What To Wear As A Massage Therapist

by Tim Brunicardi

The practice of massage therapy can be traced back thousands of years ago to ancient Egypt. Back then massage therapists were referred to as “healers.” Their job was to use essential oils and perfumes in a holistic manner that encouraged patient’s bodies to heal themselves.

Top 5 Companies & Cities in Ohio Hiring Health Information Management Technicians

by Tim Brunicardi

If you’re considering getting a Health Information Management degree, but are concerned about the job prospects, perhaps you should check out the job search site Indeed. There’s currently a multitude of information on this site to confirm that getting into the HIM industry is a secure move, especially if you live in the state of Ohio.

Advantages of Getting into the Health Information Management Industry

by Tim Brunicardi

If you enjoy working with computers, being in a leadership position and would enjoy the job security of working in the health care industry, perhaps you should consider becoming a Health Information Management Technician (HIMT). Getting into the HIM field is worth considering for the following reasons:

What To Know About Becoming A Health Information Management Technician

by Tim Brunicardi

Health information management technicians take documented, or spoken, patient information and transcribe it into a digital format. These professionals also coordinate, store, and maintain computerized medical records. As a result, their efforts help doctors, patients, hospitals, and insurance companies all work together more efficiently and effectively.

What To Expect With A Degree In Accounting

by Tim Brunicardi

What Is An Accountant?

An accountant is a business professional who records and analyses the financial transaction-based data for an individual, business, or organization. Individuals who enter this field typically excel at math, have good computer skills, and are extremely detail-oriented. Also, since the majority of people in this profession work unsupervised, anyone considering this profession needs to be self-sufficient, comprehend the importance of ethics, and have good decision-making skills.

How Getting A Degree In Accounting Offers Job Stability & Versatility

by Tim Brunicardi

The roots of accounting can be traced to somewhere between 3,300 to 2,000 BC when the ancient Mesopotamians first recorded their tax records on clay tablets. Then during the Medieval Period, merchants began to implement bookkeeping techniques into their business dealings. This profession continued to evolve thanks to Luca Pacioli (AKA "the father of accounting") of Italy. Due to his efforts, business owners were introduced to the concepts of using journals, ledgers, and balance sheets.

Hocking College's Faculty Spotlight: Susan Dietz

by Tim Brunicardi

Although becoming a teacher wasn’t Hocking College Professor Susan Dietz ‘s original plan, thanks to the intervention of an insightful instructor, she changed course and embarked on a career in education that’s spanned over 35 satisfying years.

So You Just Graduated From College...Now What?

by Tim Brunicardi

When most students graduate from college, they already have a game plan in mind as to what they’re going to do next. Some might be ready to take on a temporary summer job or internship. Others could already have a new job in their field of expertise lined up. Meanwhile, other graduates might be making plans to continue their education.

National Nurses Week: What Do LPNs & RNs Need In Addition to a Degree?

by Tim Brunicardi

When anyone makes the decision to become a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or a Registered Nurse (RN), there are specific skills they need to be taught. However, there are some essential qualities all LPNs and RNs need that simply can’t be acquired in a classroom.

National Nurses Week: What Are The Advantages of Becoming a RN or LPN?

by Tim Brunicardi

While many professions in the health care industry have a multitude of advantages, perhaps none can compare to being a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). In addition to being extremely lucrative, both positions have a rich and esteemed history of service to others. The following examples illustrate how both career paths can benefit the title holder:

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