How Much Do Personal Trainers Make?

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Trainer

Did you know that personal trainer was actually ranked #18 on CNN/Payscale.com’s list of the best jobs in America in 2012? That may have been 5 years ago, but this career is still growing by leaps and bounds. With a renewed focus on fitness and climbing obesity rates, personal trainers are very much in demand. But how much do personal trainers make?How Much Do Personal Trainers Make in the US?The average annual income for a personal trainer nationwide is $56,679 according to salary.com with most salar... read more.

  • February 09, 2017
How to Excel Your Healthcare Career in 2017

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Are you looking to make improvements to your healthcare career this year? We have compiled the best tips for how to excel your healthcare career in 2017. Read on and get started making positive changes in your healthcare career.Take Care of YourselfWorking in the healthcare industry can take its toll. Whether you are an overnight CNA in the ER or a patient care technician at a nursing home, you are used to working long shifts and dealing with people at their worst. You have to take care of yourself if you a... read more.

  • January 31, 2017
Where Have Manhattan Graduates Ended Up Working?

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Every student who graduates The Manhattan Institute receives placement advisement. We present our graduates to employers and aid graduates in developing a positive self-image and a healthy idea of his or her strengths and career expectations. We want every student to find their dream job. Curious where Manhattan graduates have ended up working? Below, you will find a sample of health care facilities where our graduates are employed.New York-Presbyterian HospitalNew York-Presbyterian Hospital is an academic... read more.

  • January 24, 2017
5 Tips for Focusing in Class

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

One of the most important keys to succeeding in class is staying focused. Increasing your focus will help you learn material quickly and efficiently. But how can you increase your focus when your teacher is boring and the material is confusing? We have 5 tips for you to keep your focus in class!1. Take Notes.Being actively engaged in class makes it easier to focus. Not only will taking notes help you stay tuned to your teacher’s lecture, but you will also be likely to remember information at test time... read more.

  • January 16, 2017
How Do I Apply To The Manhattan Institute?

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

If you are thinking about starting a career in healthcare, you may not know where to start. The idea of admission tests, essays, and interviews is overwhelming. You just want to skip the red tape and get started. We understand, which is why our application and admission process is fast and easy.How Do I Apply to the Manhattan Institute?If you’ve decided you want to attend Manhattan Institute, you’re accepted. We want to help you start your career as quickly as possible which is why we offer a qu... read more.

  • January 03, 2017
Top Medical Study Resources for Students

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Studying for your dream medical career can be challenging, but there are plenty of resources out there to help you be successful. No matter what you are trying to learn, check out these top medical study resources for students and ace your upcoming test. Plus, you'll develop a better understanding of the knowledge needed to be great at your job.Top Medical Study Resource for Vocabulary - QuizletQuizlet is an online flashcard and quiz website that will help you study any set of words you need to learn. There... read more.

  • December 28, 2016
Inside Look: Pharmacy Technician

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Pharmacy Technician

The pharmacy technician is an integral part of the healthcare system. He or she works closely with the pharmacist in order to help patients get the medicine that they need quickly and accurately. Read on to learn more about what pharmacy technicians do.Pharmacy Technicians Work With DrugsIt should come as no surprise that pharmacy technicians spend a great deal of time handling prescription drugs. They are responsible for counting pills, filling bottles with the right medications, and double checking orders... read more.

  • December 22, 2016
4 Post-Graduation Career Tips

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

Whether you are approaching graduation or recently completed your program, finding a job can be difficult - but it doesn’t have to be. There are plenty of tips and tricks for landing your dream job, and recent graduates may need a little help learning the ropes. Get in on the know-how with these 4 post-graduation career tips that will put your resume at the top of the stack.1. Dress for Success, Not Early Morning PhysiologyIn school, you can dress however you like. If you’re like most students,... read more.

  • December 12, 2016
Training Requirements To Become a Medical Assistant

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Medical Assistant

Medical assisting is one of the hottest careers in healthcare, but you can get started much more quickly than you think. Read on to learn the training requirements to become a medical assistant - and how you can get started on the path to your dream job today.Step 1: Get Educated To Become A Medical AssistantThere are a few different options when it comes to your education as a medical assistant. Most people looking to get into the career start with an accredited medical assisting program that will teach th... read more.

  • December 05, 2016
Top Resources for Finding a Job in Healthcare

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

One of the best things about choosing a job in healthcare is that the field is growing. As baby boomers age, they require more healthcare professionals. At the same time, they are leaving the field to retire, opening up new opportunities for the next generation to take their place. But just because the healthcare field is growing doesn’t mean you will find a job without looking. Check out these top resources for finding a job in healthcare and find your dream job today!Health eCareersHealth eCareers i... read more.

  • November 11, 2016