Archive for 'Job Seekers'

When Your Career Is Stuck in a Bad Situation

When Your Career Is Stuck in a Bad Situation

Posted on20. Apr, 2017 by .

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Lauren McDonald offered this great story of her past experience working at a job that was a really bad situation. She talks about what she did and makes a suggestion for how you can learn from her mistakes. When I worked at a recruiting firm in NYC from 2004 to 2005, I would be feel […]

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How Do You Handle a Lapse in Employment?

How Do You Handle a Lapse in Employment?

Posted on05. Apr, 2017 by .

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There are a wide variety of reasons for why you might have a lapse of employment on your resume. Job searching can be challenging and finding the right position that works great for the company and yourself can be tricky and requires the right timing. Plus, sometimes people just want to take some time off […]

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Simplicity

Simplicity

Posted on28. Mar, 2017 by .

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As a professional blogger, people always ask me what’s the right length for a blog post. That’s an extremely difficult question since there are always a lot of factors that influence the decision. However, my usual response is not a word more and not a word less than is needed to share something of value. […]

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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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Quick Tips for Sprucing up your Executive LinkedIn Profile

Quick Tips for Sprucing up your Executive LinkedIn Profile

Posted on28. Feb, 2017 by .

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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 […]

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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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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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Are Resumes Still Needed?

Are Resumes Still Needed?

Posted on24. Jan, 2017 by .

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In this uber connected wold we live in, the static resume we’ve used for years feels a little odd. The majority of us have LinkedIn profiles and many of us can show our body of work by exploring our social networks, online profiles, etc. Do we really need the resume anymore? The short answer is […]

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Featured Health IT Job:  EPIC Analyst Position

Featured Health IT Job: EPIC Analyst Position

Posted on12. 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 EPIC Analyst Positions that were recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. This position was posted by Cottage Health and is located in Santa Barbara, CA. Here’s a description of the position: Have you […]

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