AOLCC Blog

Useful news, advice, tips and resources

Welcome to the AOLCC Blog

Join us as we discuss career development, resume and job search tips, upskilling and much more. This section is full of resources that we think you’ll find useful in every step of your academic and professional journey.

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4 Traits Law Firms Look for When Hiring Legal Training Grads

03/05/2016

Ready to make your mark on your community’s legal scene? You can land your dream job by understanding what today’s employers are looking for. What are the particular hiring strategies,...

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Completing a Medical Office Assistant Course in Ontario? 3 Common Job Interview Questions

29/04/2016

Ontario has plenty of Medical Office Assistant (MOA) jobs awaiting those with the right training and certification. This is especially true if you’re pursuing a new career, or a new...

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How To Build an Effective Portfolio Once You’ve Earned Your Web Design Diploma

26/04/2016

Every web design professional knows that the key to landing a great job is having a clean, well-designed online portfolio of work. In fact, this is essential in order to...

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Effective Bookkeeping: 3 Tips You’ll Learn About in an Accounting College in Ontario

22/04/2016

It cannot be stressed enough how vital a bookkeeper’s role is for every business. Large, medium or small, good record keeping involves the careful organization of accounts and proper ongoing...

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How Earning a Business Management Diploma in Ontario Promotes Business Success

19/04/2016

A business is only as good as its management team. Their ability to make the right decisions and enable the business to pursue all available opportunities is vital to its...

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3 Reasons Businesses Need the Help of Professionals with IT Training

15/04/2016

Our economy’s resources, finances, and security systems are entrusted to those who choose to pursue information technology training. More and more, Canadian businesses are relying on information technology (or ‘IT’)...

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Insurance Advisor Training 101: How Car Insurance Quotes are Calculated

12/04/2016

[caption id="attachment_61636" align="aligncenter" width="768"] Customer can have difficulty understanding the pricing of their premiums[/caption] From covering costly repairs and replacements for drivers in the event of accident and theft, to...

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The Canadian Constitution: 3 Things You Should Know Before You Start Legal Training in Ontario

08/04/2016

Whether you want to become an immigration consultant, law clerk, paralegal, or pursue a career in police work, Canadian law and the Canadian Constitution will be an important part of...

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[Infographic]: How to Maximize Your Study Time as an Adult Learner

06/04/2016

Going back to school as an adult learner can be an incredibly rewarding experience. You’ll get to develop new skills, meet friendly and supportive instructors, and achieve your true potential....

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2 Skills You’ll Hone During Your Payroll Administration Training in Ontario

05/04/2016

If you’re looking for good pay and career stability, then payroll administration training might be your path to career satisfaction. According to Service Canada, payroll administrators are in demand in...

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A Day in the Life of a Medical Office Administrator with a Healthcare Diploma

01/04/2016

Can you picture yourself working alongside doctors, nurses and other specialists in a medical setting? It doesn’t take full bank accounts and ten years of post-secondary study to become a...

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Meet AOLC Victoria: What to Expect from Your Office Admin College

30/03/2016

As an adult learner returning to education, it can be difficult to know what to expect. You might worry that that instructors will expect more from you than your other...

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