Posted on 15. Mar, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on 09. Mar, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on 07. Mar, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on 28. Feb, 2017 by Erin Kennedy.
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 […]
Posted on 17. 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 on 14. 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 on 09. 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 on 07. 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 on 02. Feb, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on 26. Jan, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]
Posted on 24. Jan, 2017 by John Lynn.
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 […]