Scholarship Winner Caroline Slingerland Considers CD-ED’s Online General Office Administration Program a Valuable and Rewarding Challenge

Start Down the Path to Becoming an Office Administration Professional at a Pace That Works for you with CD-ED’s Online General Office Administration Program When searching for an institution where she could earn her General Office Administration diploma, Caroline was focused on finding a program that could be done remotely, while also providing the support

Health Information Management Student Tells All!

Hello my name is Anne Michalski, I am currently a student with CD-ED a terrific on-line school based in Cape Breton Nova Scotia. As a mature student with previous data management experience I have been able to apply some of my life experience and skills to an exciting new course, HIM, health information management. The

Health Information Management Student Presents Paper

Jordan Bassett Receives International Acclaim for her Final Research Project The CD-ED Health Information Management program is of top quality, arming graduates with real world experience and in-depth (technical) knowledge (with the convenience of online learning). This is evident as graduate Jordan Bassett wrote a research essay that was recently selected to be featured in

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

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.

5 Ways Online Learning is Great for Working Adults

When you are into your working life, with responsibilities and perhaps a family to support, it doesn’t seem easy to make big changes like enrolling in a career college. You worry who will pay the bills if you take a traditional, full-time course. You wonder how the family will cope with your hours away if

HIM Scholarship Awarded to CD-ED Student

The Linda Elias Health Information Management Scholarship was awarded this month to Mackenzie Health Hospital employee and new Centre for Distance Education student Santrina Cerquozzi.