Archive for 'Careers'
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 […]
Posted on13. Dec, 2016 by John Lynn.
Shane Rodgers wrote this great article on LinkedIn offering himself the career advice he wished he’d had at 25. I like the idea of thinking at 50 what kind of advice you’d have given yourself at 25. Turns out that Shane’s advice is really good career advice. Here’s his list of 16 pieces of advice: […]
Posted on08. Dec, 2016 by John Lynn.
Larry Chiang tweeted out this great infographic that shares career advice that no one tells you. Here’s the short list of advice: Job Requirements are Negotiable Imposter Syndrome is a Good Thing What’s realistic is Just an Illusion Don’t Pick a Profession Based on “Average Salary” or Employment Numbers Pick a Boss, Not a Company […]
Posted on29. Nov, 2016 by John Lynn.
HealthITJobs.com has put our a report on Healthcare IT Salaries and the infographic below to summarize the reports findings. The main summary from this report is that healthcare IT professionals get paid well for the work they do. It reminded me of the HR director that had a doctor complain about having to do some […]
Posted on22. Nov, 2016 by John Lynn.
At the recent CHIME CIO Fall Forum event in Phoenix, AZ, we had the privilege to hear from Amy Cuddy. She gave some incredible advice to all those in attendance. So much so that we’ll have a few blog posts based on her comments. For this post we want to focus on the question “Do […]
Posted on15. Nov, 2016 by John Lynn.
After attending the CHIME Fall Forum in Phoenix, AZ, I came away with some great insights into the challenges hospital CIOs face. There is no doubt that security was top of mind for all of these healthcare CIOs. It’s fair to say that it’s probably the challenge that keeps most of them up at night. […]