November 16, 2018

From FIRED to Public Speaker – An Anesthesiologist’s Story

If you have a dream of doing something out of the box, but are afraid to give it a try, take courage from Dr. Lynette Charity’s story. Read on to see how this anesthesiologist turned a negative experience into a new career. Q: What made you decide to transition from Anesthesiology into Public Speaking? Dr…. Read More

Career Transition Posse – Update from Dr. Gabriel

Back in April, I introduced Dr. Gabriel, one of the intrepid members of the Career Transition Posse. In case you’re new to the blog, several physicians are sharing their transitions in real time, using pseudonyms. You can read Dr. Gabriel’s first post by clicking here.  Four months later, Dr. Gabriel has found a new position…. Read More

Work From Home Opportunity!

Today, I am excited to share with you an interview with one of my former clients who successfully transitioned into the field of Utilization Management. It just so happens that when I was preparing this blog, the company informed me that they are actively recruiting more physicians! So if you like what you hear from… Read More

Pop Quiz! What Non-Clinical Job Sector….?

Time for a Pop-Quiz! What non-clinical job sector allows you to use your clinical knowledge, never involves denial of care, and is so enjoyable many of the medical directors stay on into their white-haired years? A) Drug Safety B) Disability and Worker’s Comp C) Life Insurance D) Medical Writing E) Llama farming If you guessed… Read More

“Good things come to those who write!”

A few weeks ago I found myself surrounded by majestic palms, white sand, fruity drinks, and a bunch of doctors bursting with great book ideas. The location, the Sandpearl Resort in Clearwater Beach, Florida, was the perfect setting for this most remarkable conference by SEAK, “How to Make Money as a Physician Writer.” SEAK co-founder,… Read More