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Posted on28. Feb, 2017 by Erin Kennedy.
LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool for executives. With the high visibility your LinkedIn profile has, even some of the smallest mistakes could be critical. Just like with a resume, your profile has to stand out among the rest of the candidates in the Healthcare field if you want to get discovered and considered for […]
Posted on25. Oct, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
Navigating today’s demanding and ever-changing job market in the healthcare industry is tough—no matter what age you are. If you’re 50 or over, however, learning the ropes can be even more of a challenge. It’s highly likely that it’s been years upon years since you last searched for a job in healthcare, and the market […]
Posted on12. Jul, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
Oh how I love thee, let me count the ways… LinkedIn is one of my favorite things in the world. It is the professional networking site with currently over 400 million users. It helps open doors and uncover opportunities on a broad spectrum while building contacts and relationships. I am constantly asking my clients, “Have […]
Posted on30. Jun, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
When applying for a position, you are not going to be the only applicant. You will be competing for the position with dozens of other qualified candidates. With so many candidates, it is not unreasonable to fear your resume getting passed over or lost in the mix of things. In order to avoid that from […]
Posted on21. Jun, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
Every so often, uncertain times come to a large part of the economy. It might be a government shut down, severe weather, or a variety of other calamities can happen that affect your job. Even when uncertainty affects a small part of the economy, if it affects your job or the medical community, then you […]
Posted on14. Jun, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
Many people want to keep their “work lives” and their “personal lives” separate. However, with social media it has become more and more difficult to keep the two worlds from colliding. Today’s employers will look through social profiles in order to help them decide who would be a good candidate for a job position. The […]
Posted on07. Jun, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
When you are finished with your interview, it is not uncommon for the interviewer to ask you one final question, “Do you have any questions for me?” This is one of the most dreaded questions an applicant may be asked at the end of the interview. There is a war that goes on inside most […]
Posted on31. May, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
While a job interview can be scary, it doesn’t have to be hard to make a good impression. In fact, if you follow these 8 simple tips you will be able to make it through the interview without freaking out, impressing the employer, and be able to move forward with your job search process. Eye Contact: This is one […]
Posted on24. May, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
What you need to remember is that when you come to apply for any position at a medical facility, your resume is their first impression of you. You might be the best person for the job but if your resume doesn’t showcase this in the right way, then you will seriously dent your chances of being successful. One […]
Posted on17. May, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
It’s funny that this still has to be pointed out to people, but it does. When you are interviewing for a job, you need to dress in a certain manner. Torn jeans, a dirty t-shirt, and uncombed hair will simply not cut it in the medical world. Neither do gauges, visible tattoos, or piercings. I’m not saying […]
Posted on05. May, 2016 by Erin Kennedy.
The question, “Where do you see yourself in five years?” is considered to not only be one of the most hated and laziest questions asked during an interview, but also the most common. Because you are certain to be asked this question at least once during your job search process, it is a good idea […]