Archive for December, 2011
Posted on30. Dec, 2011 by Joe Lavelle.
If you say this to a client or customer and genuinely mean it, you are well on your way to developing a long-term professional relationship that is likely to be both profitable and meaningful. I can’t speak enough about how important I think it is to approach every day with gratitude and to look for opportunities to tell others about the positive difference they have made in your life. It just might be a few kind words from you that remind a customer why they connected with your business in the first place or simply make another human’s day a little brighter.
Posted on16. Dec, 2011 by Joe Lavelle.
I receive requests at least weekly for advice from job seekers that would like to get involved in Healthcare IT consulting. As I was reading the latest request the morning it hit me that my advice would be much more valuable if I received input from all of you in the HealthcareITToday.com community! Twenty thousands heads are definitely better than one! PLEASE offer your advice so those job seekers will benefit from all of the great minds in the HealthcareITToday.com community.
Posted on13. Dec, 2011 by Gwen Darling.
By now, you’ve probably read that video interviews are all the rage – especially in a technology-driven industry like Healthcare IT, where most of us geeks are armed and ready with a Webcam and video conferencing software of some description. If you haven’t had the experience of being the video interviewer or the video interviewee […]
Posted on09. Dec, 2011 by Joe Lavelle.
What a year! I am sure that December snuck up on you just like it has on the rest of us. While you are busy sorting out the details of whether you have been naughty or nice this year, your career Santa wants to offer you a checklist of MUST-DO’s in December to stay on my nice list.
Posted on07. Dec, 2011 by Gwen Darling.
I am very very fortunate that I have the ability to run my business from a remote office. The advantages are numerous, but the biggest plus, in my opinion, is that I can work from pretty much anywhere, as long as there’s a decent Internet connection and cell service. I took full advantage of this […]
Posted on05. Dec, 2011 by Erin Kennedy.
Sometimes things just happen in your career that force you to take a new look at where you’re heading. Maybe a shift in the chain of command, a restructuring of your department, or a decision to outsource your duties to a team of consultants. Or perhaps you’re just plain tired of what you’ve been doing, […]
Posted on02. Dec, 2011 by Ryan Esslinger.
Wow does time fly. As of this writing, I am about half way through my third to last class with UIC’s online Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) program! I still remember when I started back in January 2010, thinking that I’ll be in school forever; it sure doesn’t feel like that anymore! It […]
Posted on01. Dec, 2011 by Gwen Darling.
If you’re a regular reader of Healthcare IT Today, then you’ve probably run across our popular “Day In The Life” series (and if you’re not, welcome)! As the Healthcare IT industry continues to explode, so will the number of job descriptions it will take to handle the load. And as more and more professionals contemplate […]