Archive for 'Careers'
Posted on17. Feb, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on14. Feb, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on09. Feb, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on07. Feb, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on19. Jan, 2017 by John Lynn.
I’m always fascinated by the discussion of trying to figure out if you want to follow your passion or earning potential in your career. This is not an easy choice and we all struggle with it in varying degrees. The real challenge it seems for many is that there’s not good alignment between passion and […]
Posted on10. Jan, 2017 by John Lynn.
The HIMSS 2017 conference is coming up very quickly and it’s a great opportunity for those searching for a new healthcare IT career. With 50,000 or so attendees and 1300 or so exhibitors at the conference, there are lots of opportunities to network and advance your career. In fact, many companies attend HIMSS with the […]
Posted on05. Jan, 2017 by John Lynn.
I was browsing through my LinkedIn feed today (which is a topic worthy of discussion another day) and I came across the title of a blog post that asserts that you should leave the office on time every day. Here’s the image that asserts this and then gives seven reasons why you should leave the […]
Posted on03. Jan, 2017 by John Lynn.
I was recently working with someone who was searching for a new job. During our interactions, this person said that one of her greatest qualities was being “pleasantly persistent.” I thought it was a beautiful description of what’s required in a job search. If you want to be successful in your job search then a […]
Posted on29. Dec, 2016 by John Lynn.
Healthcare IT Central is the leading place for healthcare companies come to look for healthcare IT Professionals. We’re excited to have a community of over 26,000 registered job seekers and growing every day. If you’re looking for a new healthcare IT job or trying to find your first job in healthcare IT, it’s FREE to […]
Posted on27. Dec, 2016 by John Lynn.
There are all kinds of bosses and from my experience, your boss can make a crappy job ok and a good job great. It’s amazing how much impact your boss can have on your job satisfaction. With that said, hospital CIO, David Chou asked a really good question: What kind of boss are you? What […]
Posted on22. Dec, 2016 by John Lynn.
As we wrote about previously, we were lucky to hear from Amy Cuddy at the CHIME CIO Fall Forum. During her talk she made this incredible comment which was captured in a tweet by Jonathan Fritz: Warmth mistakes are costlier, more difficult to recover from than competence @amyjccuddy @CIOCHIME #CHIME16 #healthcare #HIT — Jonathan Fritz […]