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Dressing for Success at Work

Landing that health care job can come down to how you look as much as how qualified you are. Dressing professionally, at times, appears to be a dying art form these days. But it’s still...

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Hot Jobs for the New Year

This is the time of year when we look ahead to the expected trends for the coming year. Also, it’s never too early to start thinking about your next move. Whether that’s a career change...

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10 Unprofessional Job Search Moves

A recent article in Forbes magazine recited the story of a young woman who applied for a job and gained the interest of a hiring manager, only to begin corresponding with that manager through an...

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How to Ace the Green Interview

It’s an ages old question and one often faced by our Concorde students getting ready to graduate and launch themselves into a health care career. How do I interview for a job in a field...

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Habits of Ineffective Job Seekers

We’ve often used this space to detail to Concorde students and alumni the correct way to land that first job and get started in your health care career. But, in seeking out the right path...

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What is Wonderlic Testing?

If you’re a fan of NFL football, chances are you’ve heard of the Wonderlic test. But, did you know it’s also used in health care education? We use the Wonderlic Scholarship Level Exam (SLE) here...

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Answering Behavioral Interview Questions

Knowing how to rightly answer the tough question at a job interview is one of the toughest experiences. It’s certainly no different when dealing with health care employment. The toughest of those questions to answer...

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KC Campus Hosts Alumni Event

Concorde’s campus in Kansas City, Mo. had a good turnout for an Alumni Mixer June 14. Each alumna who attended received a card headlined, “Your Passport to Success.” On the card were the descriptions to...

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Tips on Landing a Job From HR Recruiters

There are many ways to land that job you always have dreamed of. The same goes for health care careers. There’s no replacement for the well-written resume or refined personal interview technique. Sometimes, however, you...

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Top Cities for Job Seekers

There is yet more good news for Concorde students and graduates seeking health care careers. The jobs website, Indeed, recently published in Money magazine “The 25 Best Cities for Job Seekers Right Now.” The great...

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Why Do Community Service?

Concorde proves through action each and every year that it believes in serving the community. Every year our health care students, faculty and staff log thousands of hours volunteering for worthy causes and at events...

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Health Care Jobs Without a Bachelor’s Degree

It’s a good time for those interested in health care jobs, but don’t care to invest a ton of time in school to get there. The path to landing a job in health care doesn’t...

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When is the Best Time to Look for Work?

It’s a strange time of year when it comes to searching for a health care job or entering a health care profession. The holidays probably aren’t the best time to look. Most companies have ratcheted...

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Trends for Today’s Job Seekers

A few years ago, results of a study showed job recruiters spend, on average, six seconds reviewing a candidate’s resume. The same is true for health care jobs. Those findings prompted job seekers to make...

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When Is It Time to Move On From a Job?

Millions of people find themselves in careers they dislike, even hate, every year. It’s no different with health care careers. People find themselves in roles they dislike, or terrible fits with their talents, personalities and...

Establishing Your Personal Brand

Do you remember the commercials a few years back asking people whether they were a MAC or PC user? There were personas, character representations, of how each user sounded, looked and acted. It’s part of...

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Handling the ‘Tell Me About Yourself’ Question

Anyone who’s been through a health care interview, or any job interview, has heard the question. And, if you have yet to partake in a health care interview, you will. Tell me about yourself. It...

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3 Ways to Boost Your LinkedIn Profile

If you’re a student in one of our health care training programs, you most likely have or have thought about getting on LinkedIn. Whether you’re in respiratory therapy or dental hygiene, with nearly 500 million...

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Opportunities in Rural Health Care

There are opportunities to work in health care just about anywhere you look. The Bureau of Labor Statistics shows health care careers among the fastest-growing industries in the country. They’re expected to grow 27 percent...

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Why Employers Are Ignoring You

Searching for a new health care job is difficult under the best of circumstances. You can feel as though you’ve done everything right. Spruced up resume? Check. Customized cover letter? Check. You might have even...

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