September 19, 2018

Dr. Gigi’s Update For The Career Transition Posse!

We first heard from Dr. Gigi back in March when she was preparing to leave her job without a Plan B. As a courageous member of The Doctor’s Crossing first Career Transition Posse, she is sharing her career change with us in real time as it unfolds. Today’s blog features a recent interview with her,… Read More

Insider Tips on Using a Recruiter – How To Have Them Love You

  Veru Bosco, a physician recruiter I work with, recently emailed me after speaking with one of my clients. About my client, Ms. Bosco enthused, “I LOVE HER! Her personality, experience, and needing only 4 – 6 weeks’ notice will make her a great candidate for someone.” I smiled. And within two months my client… Read More

LinkedIn – Your Networking Treasure Chest

I stayed up too late the other night treasure hunting on LinkedIn. I kept saying to myself, “Just one more search, then I’ll stop. I promise.” But I couldn’t. I kept trying new searchers for potential contacts. When the results came up, my eyes would widen and I’d say, “Wow! What a great profile! I… Read More

Don’t Be Left Behind – Get LinkedIn For Your Job Search!

You did what “they” told you to do. You spent your lunch hour (or two) creating a LinkedIn Profile so you could start networking for a new job. This was going to be the ticket. You sent and accepted invitations. Why, you even have over 50 contacts. But the party never got started. You might… Read More

Tweaked Out By Twitter? How to Get Started in 11 minutes!

I’ve been a bit of a heel-dragger on this Twitter thing.  My mind would rebel, “Aren’t Facebook, LinkedIn and blogging enough already? I couldn’t wrap my head around how the whole process worked.  And what was the deal with tweeting about the burrito you just ate? So to test the waters, I set up an… Read More