Health Information Management Student Presents Paper

Health Information Management Grad Jordan Bassett Receives International Acclaim for her Final Project The CD-ED Health Information Management program is top quality, arming graduates with real world experience and in-depth technical knowledge, with the convenience of online learning. Health Information Management graduate Jordan Bassett is proof of this. She wrote a research essay that was

Lie #5: I Only Need To Log On Once A Week

I suspect that some people are drawn to online learning because they think that being in class is a big waste of time. But does that mean that the learning can all take place once a week? Well, according to those who have studied the way we learn, no. Imagine a college course that meets

Lie #4: I Won’t Have A Personal Connection With My Instructor

This is the most frustrating lie of all the ones I’ve heard about distance education. It goes on the assumption that in order to have a personal connection with an instructor, you have to be jammed into a classroom with 40 other people who are all trying to get the attention for themselves. In an online

Lie #3: Online Learning is Easy

Is Online Learning “Easier” Than Traditional Classes? Conventional wisdom says that online learning is easy, and therefore it isn’t worth your time. As it so often is, conventional wisdom is dead wrong about that. Online learning is simple, sure – it’s straightforward and uncomplicated – but it sure as heck isn’t easy. Just like traditional

Lie #2: Online Colleges Aren’t As Good As Traditional Ones

Are Online College Courses in Canada Somehow Lower Quality than Traditional Campus Courses If it were actually true that traditional colleges are better than online colleges then I suppose there’d be no point even trying to juggle work and school. Universities would all close their distance education departments, and you may as well quit your

Lie #1: Online Colleges Aren’t REAL Schools

The 5 Big Lies of Online Education – Part 1 of 5 If you’re reading this, you’ve been thinking about online education. Maybe you’re already a student at the Centre for Distance Education, and we’re preaching to the choir. Or maybe you are weighing your options on how to get career-focused training. If you’re one of the

When Can I Start Online Learning?

Attending school in person and learning online are very different activities. While the classroom learning experience is a tradition that has built up over hundreds of years, no such traditions exist for online learning. That means that you can write the rules, including when you decide to start online learning. It often seems like a huge barrier

Why do Legal Office Assistants need Strong Interpersonal Skills

Working as a legal office assistant can be fulfilling! You get to help people when they are sometimes at their most desperate and don’t see the silver lining in their own lives. However, if you don’t know how to communicate with that person, you can end up making an already stressful experience even more chaotic.

7 Habits of Highly Effective People – Webinar Recap

  Introduction to the 7 Habits Webinar Every one of you has obstacles in life, whether it be: Taking care of family and loved ones; Working a job while attending school; or Financial difficulties (but are trying to better your future to change that). No matter what the obstacle, each and every one of you

HIM: But I don’t WANT to code!

One of the biggest misconceptions in the Health Information Management (HIM) world is that graduates can only work as ‘coders’ in hospitals. While working as a Classifications specialist is a highly specialized and in-demand role in health care, there are many other opportunities for the certified HIM professional besides coding. What else can a HIM professional