Jun 5th, 2019
Men still command higher salaries than women in the same occupation, according to an article published by the U.S. Census Bureau, and education doesn’t help matters. “While workers with a bachelor’s degree earn about double that of their co-workers without a college education, the difference between men’s and women’s earnings widens with more education,” demographer ...
“Why don’t you tell me a little bit about yourself?” This question was presented to me in one of my first job interviews after graduation. At that moment, it felt like the world had slowed to a stop. They wanted me to talk about myself? Wasn’t that just bragging? I was not expecting to talk ...
Jan 25th, 2019
Remember the days when finding a job literally meant searching the Help Wanted section of the newspaper? Maybe you don’t, and I’m dating myself. That’s the way it was done back in the day, though. The job listings took up several pages in the paper (no kidding). If a listing looked good, the protocol was ...
Jun 12th, 2018
The typical path to becoming a medical coder starts with a recently graduated high school student who is detail-oriented, enjoys healthcare and anatomy, and learning about medical records and the physician revenue cycle. But not all medical coders start out that way. Some people pursue a career in medical coding because there is the potential to work ...
Jun 6th, 2018
Becoming a local chapter officer may be the catalyst you need to energize your career with new opportunities. If you ever thought about taking your career to the next level, consider serving as a local chapter officer. Before you do, here are questions you should ask yourself: Are you looking for something to complement your ...