legal industry

10 Trends That Are Reshaping the Legal Industry

10 Trends That Are Reshaping the Legal Industry A 2004 article titled “Trends That Are Shaping the Legal Industry” was published on the American Bar Association news page. Information on budgets and planning, new ways to legal research, social media, and litigation technology were all highlighted in the top 10 trends. It’s been fifteen years…

Details

Caring for Pets in the Summer time: 5 Hot Tips

Caring for pets in the Summer time: 5 Hot Tips Our pets need special care and attention in the summer as the temperatures are rising. BCI’s Veterinary Assistant instructor lives in an area where temperatures can hit over 90 degrees in the summer and is aware of the importance to educate pet owners about the…

Details
veterinary assistant jobs

Finding Veterinary Assistant Jobs

Finding a Job as a Veterinary Assistant The increased interest in becoming a veterinary assistant over the last few years is in line with the increased need for veterinary assistants. As pet ownership in the U.S. is on the rise, animal safety along with responsible pet ownership contribute to the demand and interest in the…

Details
Veterinary Assistants

Difference between Veterinary Assistants and Veterinary Technicians

Difference between Veterinary Assistants and Veterinary Technicians According to the US Department of Labor, Veterinary Assistants care for animals by performing routine tasks under the supervision of veterinarians, and veterinary technicians.  Veterinary Assistants and Vet Techs are both supervised by licensed veterinarians, therefore some of their tasks may overlap or seem similar. However, the Veterinary…

Details
military friendly

Military Friendly for 10 Consecutive Years: How to Use Your Military Benefits

Military Friendly for 10 Consecutive Years: How to Use Your Military Benefits At Blackstone Career Institute (BCI), we are honored to provide quality online education programs to military members, veterans, and their families. We proudly offer portable, accredited career training programs that align with the unique needs of our military servicemen and women. By training for an…

Details
NALA

3 Benefits of a BCI Paralegal Certificate: Including NALA Qualifications

3 Benefits of a BCI Paralegal Certificate: Including NALA Qualifications In the current technology-driven era, adults young and old tremendously rely on Distance Education providers and materials to receive knowledge, education and training. Most college, high school, and graduate students are involved in some format of distance education through the duration of their experience, according…

Details
legal research

Why is Online Legal Research Crucial to a Paralegal/Legal Assistant?

Why is Online Legal Research Crucial to a Paralegal/Legal Assistant? Perks of using Lexis Nexis® in the Paralegal or Legal Assistant career field Blackstone Career Institute’s Online Legal Assistant/Paralegal Career Training program includes a subscription to Lexis Nexis® for training and experience using Lexis Advanced® – the leading source for electronic legal research. Lexis Advance®…

Details
medical billing and coding

Latest Trends in Medical Billing and Coding

Latest Trends in Medical Billing and Coding The Medical Billing and Coding career remains an in-demand career field with a predicted growth rate of up to 13% by 2026.  Working in the medical billing and coding field offers a wide range of employment opportunities in a variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, physicians offices, insurance…

Details