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Earning Certification is the Key

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Technology is at the heart of every major industry – finance, manufacturing, education, government, retail services, healthcare, food services, entertainment, hospitality, etc. Today’s technology is changing the way we learn, work, play, and interact; the digital world is expanding, which is why now is a great time to start a program that will get you into a career in IT. Education is important and certification is the key; earning certification will put you ahead of the… [Read More]

What Career is Right for You?

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The labour shortages long forecasted as a consequence of the retiring “Baby Boomer” generation are finally catching up with the Canadian economy, and experts are warning that young people aren’t making the educational choices that will allow them to step into the vacant positions. Many young people have been victims of poor advice, encouraged to follow their impulses and passions instead of making realistic plans for a difficult job market. Choosing the right career is… [Read More]

Making your Mark with Graphic Design, Desktop Publishing and Web Site Design

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Are you a creative outside of the box thinker? You might be in the right place! Creative Digital Media is a course offered by Mactech Distance Education that teaches you the tools, and the skills needed to leave your mark in the ever growing industry of Graphic and Web Design. During the course you will be introduced to the most current Adobe Software Training that you will… [Read More]

Learn Medical Terminology & Medical Transcription Online at Mactech Distance Education

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If you are interested in job stability and helping people then consider a career in the growing field of healthcare. In order to work in a medical setting you need to obtain the knowledge of medical terminology required by employers. Take the Mactech Distance Education Administrative Medical Computer diploma course to learn about medical terminology and more. The Microsoft Office Specialist exams are… [Read More]

Thinking About a Career in Law? Take Mactech's Online Law Clerk Course.

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You don't need to go to law school to have a career in the field of law. There are various positions available in law offices and courthouses for law clerks, administrative assistants, legal researchers, and legal assistants. Mactech Distance Education offers a law clerk course which provides students with the necessary computer skills and legal knowledge to start a successful career in any area of law. The Mactech diploma course is 100% distance education… [Read More]

Want To Become a Computer Expert? Take Mactech’s Online Computer Tech Course

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With so much reliance on computers you can't go wrong in choosing a career as a computer technician. If you’re looking to start your career in computer support then the Mactech Distance Education A+ Technical Support Specialist program is designed for you. Registered instructors will teach you to use the most cutting edge hardware and software and provide you with daily feedback and… [Read More]

Become an Accounts Payable Clerk | Online Courses at Mactech

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When searching through the online job postings in Canada you will see numerous accounts payable clerk openings. As an A/P clerk you are responsible for ensuring that the bills get paid. With so many bills to pay you can be sure that accounts payable departments are hiring. If you are interested in an accounting career then starting out as an accounts payable clerk is a step in the right direction. As an A/P clerk your job will entail handling vendor invoices with duties such as… [Read More]

Earn a Diploma Online in Canada

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At Mactech Distance Education online college you can earn a diploma from the comfort of your home. Mactech has a variety of diploma courses to choose from including accounting courses, business courses, computer courses, administrative courses and more. View the complete list of Mactech courses here: Mactech Distance Education diploma courses. Mactech has been offering online diploma courses for 25 years and is a nationally… [Read More]

E-Books vs. Print Books

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For years now there has been ongoing debate in the world of publishing about which is better – E-Books or Print Books. Most everyone is familiar with traditional print books but in recent years e-Books having been gaining popularity. There are varying opinions on which form of publication is better and here are some key points on each side of the debate: E-Books They are quicker to obtain – if you want specific information and it’s available… [Read More]

Top Skills Required To Be an Office Professional

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In today’s busy work environment, you need to be on top of your game to expect promotions and career advancement. Possessing theoretical or technical knowledge does not always relate to practical experience in a professional office setting. This is why more and more programs are beginning to require hands-on training. Here are the top 9 skills that you should focus on when working in an office environment. Touch Typist Office employees require a significant amount… [Read More]