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Focus on Strengths or Weaknesses?

Focus on Strengths or Weaknesses?

Posted on23. Mar, 2017 by .

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You hired them for their strengths. Why focus on their weaknesses? – Dr. Travis Bradberry Are you this type of boss? Have you had this type of boss? It’s never fun when the leader of your organization spends so much time on your weaknesses and never spends any time on your strengths. If you’re this […]

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Shifting Mindsets in Organizations

Shifting Mindsets in Organizations

Posted on21. Mar, 2017 by .

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An organization’s mindset is a really powerful thing that can determine the success or failure of your company. It also can determine the type and quality of the people you’ll recruit to your company. That’s why shifting your mindset can be an extremely powerful thing to your business. I saw this graphic which illustrates some […]

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How Do You Handle Late Interview Arrivals?

How Do You Handle Late Interview Arrivals?

Posted on15. Mar, 2017 by .

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I always love a good story. In this case, it was an experience that was shared on LinkedIn about a candidate who showed up late to the interview. Here it is: Had an interviewee show up 30 minutes late for an interview today. He did not attempt to contact us to say he would be […]

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A Little Job Interview Humor

A Little Job Interview Humor

Posted on09. Mar, 2017 by .

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I’m always down for a little humor and I realized we hadn’t had much humor on this site. So, it’s time to change that. I came across this story which I think that many you will find quite amusing. Reaching the end of a job interview, the Recruiter asks a young engineer fresh out of […]

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Job Searches are Hard!

Job Searches are Hard!

Posted on07. Mar, 2017 by .

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I’ve been helping a couple friends through the job search process recently. One of them jokingly calls me coach which I flatly deny that I’m a coach, but still love that she calls me it. The lesson I’ve learned is that searching for a job is hard. I think many of us take this for […]

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Healthcare IT Jobs Are Great Jobs

Healthcare IT Jobs Are Great Jobs

Posted on17. Feb, 2017 by .

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I’ve been preparing for HIMSS next week and particularly my meetup at the HIMSS Career Fair, and I came to an important realization. A job in healthcare IT is a pretty great job. I’ve seen some early survey results from a healthcare IT job survey that Pivot Point Consulting, a Vaco Company, will be releasing […]

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What Do Employees Want?

What Do Employees Want?

Posted on14. Feb, 2017 by .

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Finding and keeping the right people on the bus is the key to any successful business. Employees are at the core of what makes company’s successful and retaining your best employees are key. What then influences an employee to stay with a company. Here’s a list of some of the top reasons employees stay: My […]

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Lesson in Healthcare Leadership

Lesson in Healthcare Leadership

Posted on09. Feb, 2017 by .

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As a kid growing up, I always thought I wanted to be the CEO. Then, as I got older I decided that maybe it would be fine to just be the CIO of the company. Technology was a passion of mine and so it made since that I only dealt with technology and not a […]

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10 Important Career Lessons

10 Important Career Lessons

Posted on07. Feb, 2017 by .

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It’s always interesting to read lists of career lessons. As they say hindsight is 20/20 and so these career lessons come with that advantage. These 10 career lessons come from a LinkedIn post by Bernard Marr. Here’s his list of 10 lessons: Life is short. Social networks matter. Sacrificing your health for success or wealth […]

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Strategies to Enhance Your Professional Profile – Join Us at #HIMSS17

Strategies to Enhance Your Professional Profile – Join Us at #HIMSS17

Posted on02. Feb, 2017 by .

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The big annual HIMSS conference in Orlando is only 17 days away.  For those not familiar with the event, it brings together 40,000-50,000 healthcare IT professionals in one location along with ~1300 vendors.  It’s a massive event and what I call the mecca of Healthcare IT. As part of the conference, HIMSS always has a […]

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Featured Health IT Job: Radiology Systems Administrator Position

Featured Health IT Job: Radiology Systems Administrator Position

Posted on26. Jan, 2017 by .

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Every so often we like to feature a healthcare IT job that might be of interest to readers. Today, we’re featuring the Systems Administrator that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position was posted by Reston Radiology Consultants and is located in Ashburn, Virginia. Here’s a description of the position: Qualified candidates will […]

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