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Attending a Hospitality College in BC? Find Out How Canada’s Weak Loonie Can Benefit Your Career


Now is a great time to make your mark on the hospitality industry! With a thriving job market and fast, flexible training readily available, nothing can hold you back from...

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3 Essential Skills You’ll Learn When You Pursue Office Admin Training in Victoria


Are you looking for a career that offers long-term job stability and fulfillment without requiring too large an investment of time or money? Consider quick, comprehensive training in office administration....

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3 Email Etiquette Tips You’ll Learn In Business College


Email is now one of the most important methods of business communication. In fact, according to some of the latest figures, as much as 90 per cent of business communication...

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4 Reasons to Pursue an Information Technology Diploma Today


Computer technology is a part of almost everything that touches our modern lives—from the ways we get around to the ways we communicate to the ways our governments function and...

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Why Healthcare Training is Ideal for New Moms Heading Back to the Workforce


Do you enjoy building meaningful connections with people in your community? Do you want to help others stay healthy and live their best lives? In a healthcare service career you...

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Upgrade Your Training (and Your Paycheck!) with an Accounting Diploma


[caption id="attachment_61506" align="alignnone" width="849"] Ace your interview and upgrade your career with accounting training.[/caption] For Marcia, not having a diploma began to hold her career back: “I kept seeing other...

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How Business School Training Helps Mature Canadians Launch Secure Careers


If you’re considering taking your first steps down a new career path, business school training might be right for you. This is especially true for mature Canadians looking to embark...

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Computer Beginner? 3 Reasons Anyone Can Earn a Web Design Diploma at AOLC


[caption id="attachment_61496" align="alignnone" width="768"] Use your creativity to launch a rewarding career in web design.[/caption] If you’re creative and enjoy expressing yourself through art, then a career in design might...

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4 Ways to Juggle Medical Office Assistant Training with Work & Family


Studying to become a medical office assistant is hard work. You’ll need to complete courses in demanding subjects like anatomy and physiology, medical office procedures, medical terminology and more. Fortunately,...

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Over 30? 3 Reasons why Medical Receptionist Training is Ideal for Mature Students


Medical receptionists are a vital part of our healthcare system. They help hospitals, clinics, and private practices across the country run smoothly by overseeing a variety of duties, including: greeting...

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From Unemployed to In-Demand! Re-boot Your Career with Marketing Training


With unemployment rates rising to 7.1%, 2016 might seem like a gloomy year for Canadians who are currently looking for work. If you’ve been unemployed for a while, you might...

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3 Ways a Business Management Diploma will Boost Your Family’s Quality of Life


[caption id="attachment_61480" align="alignnone" width="975"] Going back to school puts students on track for more fulfilling lives, at work and at home![/caption] Are you currently working at a job that is...

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