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Infographic: How to Choose an Online Program
Entry Date March 31, 2015
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Let’s face it. When you decide to go back to school there is a huge variety of options out there. How do you even begin to decide what’s right for you? We’ll be the first to recommend online training for the freedom and flexibility it provides—and once you’ve decided that [...]

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Career Step Announces New “Career FastTrack: Medical Coding” Training Program

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is proud to announce the launch of its new Career FastTrack: Medical Coding course. This training program is designed to prepare former Career Step medical transcription students and graduates for careers in medical coding. “We have trained tens of [...]

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Career Step Named to the 2015 STEM Jobs Approved Colleges List
Entry Date March 10, 2015
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is proud to announce that is has been named to the STEM Jobs Approved Colleges List. The 2015 STEM Jobs Approved Colleges inaugural list is the first of its kind to rate universities, colleges, community colleges and career-focused schools [...]

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Career Step Nationally Endorsed on The Dave Ramsey Show
Entry Date February 25, 2015
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is proud to announce that its career-focused programs providing affordable education has been nationally endorsed on The Dave Ramsey Show. Dave’s endorsement can be heard in The Dave Ramsey Show podcast and the Dave Ramsey channel on iHeartRadio. “We [...]

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Career Step Teams Up with Army Wife Network to Offer $2,000 Scholarship for Military Spouses
Entry Date February 24, 2015
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is proud to announce that it has teamed up with the Army Wife Network to offer a $2,000 scholarship to military spouses to encourage them to pursue higher education. “We are very excited about this scholarship with Career Step,” [...]

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Career Step Positioned for Greater Growth and Continued Success through Acquisition by Revelstoke
Entry Date February 12, 2015
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Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is pleased to announce its acquisition by Revelstoke Capital Partners, positioning the company for greater growth and continued success. Through this acquisition, Revelstoke will provide Career Step strategic guidance and additional capital as Career Step works to become the [...]

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Career Step Announces Half a Million Dollars in Scholarships to be Offered in 2015

Career Step, an online provider of career-focused education and corporate training, is pleased to announce that it will be offering half a million dollars worth of scholarships in 2015. Scholarships will be offered for graduating high school seniors, mothers returning to school, and military service members and their dependents. “Education [...]

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Fresh Starts with iPads and Tuition Discounts

Entry Category Referral Blog
Entry Date March 31, 2015
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April showers make spring the perfect time for new beginnings, right? And with a little extra cash from that tax return, April is the perfect time to head back to school. We’re helping new students make the most of it by offering a free iPad Air or Kindle Fire OR [...]

5 Great Things about MyCAA Military Spouse Scholarships

Entry Category Military
Entry Date March 30, 2015
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The MyCAA education funding program is one way the Department of Defense is trying to make career training for military spouses simple and affordable. MyCAA is a military spouse scholarship that provides $4,000 in financial aid for an education leading to a recognized license, certification, or associates degree from a [...]

Not All Work-From-Home Jobs Are a Scam

Work-from- home scams have been in the news a lot lately—and for good reason!  Unfortunately, there are many scammers out there looking to take advantage of people who need a job with a flexible schedule. Because of this, we know it might be hard for our referrers to talk about [...]

Humans Are Weird…

Entry Category Administrative Assisting
Entry Date March 26, 2015
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Humans are weird. This thought came to mind last night as I was scratching my sons’ teeth with a tiny plastic brush covered in stripey goo freshly squeezed from a tube. You know exactly what I’m talking about. You know what I’m talking about because you likely stepped into a [...]

Let’s Talk Money and Medical Transcription—Part 2

Entry Category Medical Transcription
Entry Date March 26, 2015
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In a previous article, we explored some of the variables that can affect a medical transcriptionist’s or editor’s paycheck because, let’s face it, whether we’re working to pay bills or working to have a little something set aside for a rainy day, money matters. We took a look at hourly [...]