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

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

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

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

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

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

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

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Personal Fitness Trainer

New York City is full of gyms and personal training facilities, and there are plenty of busy people who need your help getting into shape. But you don’t want to work just anywhere. You want to work somewhere unique. We’ve compiled the top places to work as a personal trainer in NYC so you can get started finding your dream job.AQUAAQUA is an innovative gym focusing on aquacycling. Aquacycling combines the rigors of cycling with the gentleness of aquarobics for a complete workout without the join... read more.

  • November 04, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in CNA

In this article, we will be going through a day in the life of working at a NY hospital. Because all jobs at a hospital are different, we have decided to focus on the life of a CNA. Ask anyone who works in a hospital, and you will find out that no two days are exactly alike, but this is a general outline of what a day in the life of working at a NY hospital looks like.Get Caught Up To SpeedWhen you come into the hospital, you will be receiving information from other healthcare professionals about what is cu... read more.

  • October 20, 2016

By Manhattan Institute, Posted in Students

It’s no secret that the healthcare sector is growing or that healthcare jobs pay well. But just how well do they pay? We’ve compiled the average salaries of NY healthcare workers in some of the most popular healthcare professions, and you’ll be surprised by how much you could be making.Read on for the average salaries of NY healthcare workers.Average Salary of NY Doctors and PhysiciansDoctors and Physicians are fairly specialized which means they make a lot of money. Because they require a... read more.

  • October 12, 2016