Archive for 'Social Media'
Posted on05. Nov, 2015 by Erin Kennedy.
If you think about it, you have “employees” of your own. You pay them to do things for you — find information on what concerns you, keep track of data you need to access again, and anything else you don’t want to do yourself. Some of your employees are paid when you get the bill […]
Posted on27. Oct, 2015 by John Lynn.
I’m a little biased on this topic, since I’m super social and involved in all of social media. However, I can’t understand why people don’t see the value in social media. These same people are ones that would passionately argue for the value of networking. Social media is the next generation version of networking. Just […]
Posted on17. Sep, 2015 by John Lynn.
My friend Sarah Bennight (@sarahbennight) is hosting this month’s #HealthITChicks Twitter chat on Thursday 9/17 at 1 PM ET. For those not familiar with #HealthITChicks, you can find them on Twitter and LinkedIn. This group typically focuses on topics related to gender diversity and equality within technology and related S.T.E.M. fields, leadership, work-life balance, government […]
Posted on15. Sep, 2015 by Erin Kennedy.
One of the ways to improve your healthcare IT online brand is by being active online in ways that focus on your professional arena. You can start out by using search engines to find news in your field and keeping yourself educated. Then, you can find niche communities of your peers and connect on social […]
Posted on01. Sep, 2015 by John Lynn.
Are you leveraging LinkedIn for your healthcare IT career growth? If you’re not, you’re missing out on a great opportunity. In case you haven’t visited it recently, LinkedIn is so much more than your online resume. Sure, it’s still your online resume and you should leverage that aspect of LinkedIn for your career, but you […]
Posted on04. Mar, 2015 by Cassie Sturdevant.
My dear readers, we need to talk about LinkedIn profile pictures, and more specifically what a recruiter does not (!) want or need to see in your chosen photo. First, a quick review. LinkedIn is a personal networking social media site for the purposes of professional networking. Please make a note before we move on, […]
Posted on09. Feb, 2015 by John Lynn.
I recently came across this LinkedIn post which highlighted many of the issues with resumes today. At the core of the post is the idea of Information Asymmetry. It’s a real problem in job searching and hiring. They offered this great image to illustrate how the information assymetry applies to a person’s resume: What a […]
Posted on31. Dec, 2014 by Paul Smith.
I read over my last post on customizing your resume and am not sure if I made the point I wanted to about a 1 page resume. The one pager is a brief version of your 5 pager. Title, company and what you do, so any dummy can understand it. A few attaboys are fine. […]
Posted on25. Dec, 2014 by John Lynn.
Thanks for reading and all your support throughout the year! We hope you have a Merry Christmas and a Happy Holidays! John LynnJohn Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com blog network which currently consists of 15 blogs containing almost 6000 articles with John having written over 3000 of the articles himself. These EMR and […]
Posted on14. Nov, 2014 by Erin Kennedy.
Are you a professional who works exclusively from home? When you work from home, most of the impression you make with business contacts is online. Whether it is through email or telephone communication or exchanges via social media or messages to your website. Most of the way you get your paycheck is online, too, unless […]
Posted on24. Oct, 2014 by John Lynn.
I was absolutely blown away by this article on Fast Company that talks about the social media skills gap. Here’s a quote from it: Ninety percent of all jobs in the next year will require information and communication technology skills, according to research by Capgemini. Yet more than half the companies polled lacked social media […]