Facebook Your Way to More ReferralsMay 9, 2012 • Referral Blog
Depending on who you ask, Facebook is touted as everything from the most useful tool in staying connected since the invention of the telephone to the biggest time waster of the 21st century. However, no matter your opinions, there’s no denying that Facebook is a phenomenal resource when it comes [...]Read more
And Now Training Computer Technicians!
Drum roll, please! Career Step is excited to announce that we’re now offering a Computer Technician training program designed to quickly prepare students to work in the growing technology field.This new training program includes 230 hours of curriculum, which means students can finish their training and be out in the [...]Read more
Visited the Referral Resource Center Lately?
In addition to the tips, advice, and info that we post here on the Referral Blog, we've also put together an extensive Referral Resource Center to provide tools you can use in your efforts. We've tried to make the Resource Center easy to find and navigate to, so there's always a link to the Resource Center on the right side of the page in the More Resources box.Read more
Employers Need More Graduates!
Career Step works closely with hundreds of employers. Many of our best relationships are with medical transcription employers since we’ve been training medical transcriptionists the longest. In just the past year, we’ve worked with over 100 employers who’ve hired our MT graduates—and the need for new MTs isn’t slowing down. [...]Read more
Referrer Spotlight: Penny ZimmermanMarch 23, 2012 • Referral Blog
Working from home was the BEST decision I have ever made!! Before kids, I was a Respiratory therapist. I loved the medical field, but I got too attached to some of my patients, and many of them never made it home from the nursing home/hospitals where I worked.After I had [...]Read more
Referrer Spotlight: Ingrid FernandezJanuary 25, 2012 • Referral Blog
My name is Ingrid and I went from a series of dead-end office jobs to having a professional career. Now, I can say with full confidence that I have complete control over my future. When I graduated from high school, I was ready to take on the world. I started [...]Read more
Referrer Spotlight: Kacee FridleyDecember 20, 2011 • Referral Blog
Hey everyone my name is Kacee, I found out about Career Step through one of my support pages on facebook. I am a military spouse, so all of us spouses try to look out for each other and when we find out about great opportunities we share them, like Career [...]Read more
Timing of Referral Rewards PayoutsNovember 2, 2011 • Referral Blog
Understandably, we get a lot of questions from referrers asking when they will receive their checks, so I decided to shed a little light on the subject of payouts for everyone this week. Referrals Rewards checks are sent out around the 20th of each month, for the previous month’s enrollments. [...]Read more
Referrer Spotlight: Amanda W.November 2, 2011 • Referral Blog
A little over a year ago, I was unexpectedly laid off. The job I was doing allowed me to work from home and be with my two young children. I knew about the Career Step Referral program and figured I may be able to make some extra money and still [...]Read more
Referrer Spotlight: Stella HammondSeptember 13, 2011 • Referral Blog
In December of 2008, I left active duty to give birth to our daughter. My family had to learn how to live off of one military income instead of two. I already knew about Career Step since my oldest sister had completed the Medical Transcription course a few years back [...]Read more