Posted on 17. Dec, 2014 by Paul Smith.
Are you unemployed? Recently let go? In between gigs? Being any of these at this time of year can border on traumatic. I’ve been in recruitment for 20+ years. Year after year I have watched people beat themselves up over trying to find a job at this time of year. Please, accept this one fact. […]
We all know that baking with flour is a pretty basic staple, but depending on how you use it, the results sure can vary, can’t they? An expert can take the same basic ingredients I have in my kitchen and come up with impressive results because that expert knows how to use the basic ingredients […]
In my role as a Recruiter at Impact Advisors and in my new, expanded role as Social Media Manager, blog Editor-in-Chief, Website Analyst, Sales Support, Content Creator, and Staffing Support, or, as I like to joke, Lady Baglady, I write a lot. I mean, I write a lot a lot. I also edit other people’s […]
Posted on 10. Dec, 2014 by Cassie Sturdevant.
Recently I wrote a post about the new healthcare IT consulting skill set because as the consulting market softened in 2014, I saw many consultants struggle to find contracts as well as recruiter friends (and myself) challenged to find candidates that met all the new requirements. For example, at my current firm, we’ll no longer […]
Have you seen a sonogram of a pregnancy in a friend’s announcement online? We all have! That sonogram is the beginning of a particular child’s digital footprint, before they are even born. Similarly, every time someone posts a cute picture, mentions their name, and shares a funny video of the child, their digital footprint expands. […]
We’ve all heard of the importance of networking when trying to find a job. We’ve all seen the stats that say the majority of jobs come from someone in our network. It is absolutely true that you should engage your network when searching for a job. This is true in the healthcare IT world just […]
I get the chance to talk to hundreds and thousands of amazing people that work in healthcare IT. When I talk to them, we often get into a discussion of their career path. Many didn’t start working in healthcare IT. In fact, many didn’t even know what healthcare IT was. That was my case as […]
As most of you probably know, Healthcare IT Central is our health IT focused job board. It’s the leading place for healthcare companies come to look for healthcare IT Professionals. We just hit an amazing milestone of 12,000 active health IT professional resumes in our database and we have well over 22,000 registered job seekers. […]
There’s a lot of competition out there when you are looking for a job. Sometimes you might think you need a gimmick, something to get the attention of the employer and make you stand out from the crowd. A WSJ article, “In Tough Job Market, Applicants Try Resume Gimmicks” has some doozies. After all, if […]
When it comes to putting your best face forward – social media is prime real estate. The photo you use for your profile on social media and professional sites says a lot about the person that you are. This is the face of your online brand, right? This picture is what comes up on an […]
A few people recently commented to me that Epic was the biggest EHR company and that they were dominating the hospital EHR race. I agreed with them that Epic was dominating the large hospital space with Intermountain (they chose Cerner) being one of the first large hospital systems to not choose Epic. Epic has definitely […]