The healthcare field is booming, with plenty of career opportunities for people interested in medicine and helping others. One healthcare job that’s in particularly high demand is that of a medical assistant. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that opportunities for medical assistants will increase by 18% over the next … Read More
Is a career as a medical biller or coder, also called a medical records specialist for you? If you’re looking for fulfilling, stable employment, the answer might be yes. A career in healthcare is usually a steady one, with lots of room for growth and advancement.
Medical billers work in … Read More
Welders are skilled tradespeople who know how to cut and join metal parts. They work with specialized tools and play a critical role in the construction of vehicles, machinery, and electronic devices. If you enjoy working with your hands, are detailed-oriented, and want a stable job with room for growth, … Read More
HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) systems keep buildings and homes comfortable. The systems heat the interior of a building when the weather is cool and cool off interiors when temperatures outside climb. HVAC systems also filter the air and help control humidity levels.
If you’re interested in training to … Read More
In recent years, fields and professions that have traditionally been male-dominated are seeing more and more women join in. These industries range from the technology sector to construction. One field that is making an effort to welcome women is welding. If you’re a woman who’s looking for a career that … Read More
I’m the type of person who runs toward an emergency, not away from it.
I share that observation with you because in March, when the COVID-19 outbreak reached Central Florida, I took a leave of absence from my doctoral program in order to focus on the work of the … Read More
I don’t know about you, but I am ready to get this academic year started!
Over the past few weeks, while the team at Orange Technical College (OTC) have engaged in the planning process for reopening during the pandemic, I have taken some time to reflect on my own … Read More
When the world changes, you adjust.
Until now, that was a lesson largely learned from history. The year 2020, however, has been a time of great change that has tested our mettle as a nation, a state, and a community. The impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) is far-reaching and … Read More