September 20, 2019

Scary Stuff! What Challenges Me

In my last blog, I hinted that I was going to share some of my challenges with you and pull back the curtains on The Doctor’s Crossing. Yikes!! That genuinely scared me to make that promise. (What was I thinking?!) It’s scary to think about letting you know I don’t have it all figured out… Read More

Negotiating Your Employment Contract – You Got This!

Have you ever found out a colleague was making more money than you – for no good reason? Or been stymied by an onerous restrictive covenant? Have you missed new job opportunities because of a 6 months’ notice requirement? All of these things can happen from not negotiating your employment contract. And let’s face it…. Read More

A Nonclinical Side Hustle Where You Can Make $$ Waiting Around!

On a chilly October day, endocrinologist Dr. Robert Cooper was waiting for the Chicago O’Hare airport shuttle to take him to the annual SEAK conference. He was going to be speaking to over 400 physicians eager to learn about nonclinical careers and side hustles. While waiting, he received a text from Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG). This… Read More

Is Your Personality Making A Career Change Harder?

If you’re trying to make a career change, such as transitioning to a non-clinical career, the last thing you want is to make the process harder. Oh my gosh, it’s already hard enough. Could it be that your personality might be getting in the way? Could it be that the typical physician personality actually makes… Read More

Make a “Do or Die” Commitment to Get Unstuck

  The other morning, I woke up, got out of bed, and peeked out the back door. It was cold and rainy. My kitty, Remy, took a few steps onto the porch and ran back in. Our hot Texas summer had just skipped over fall and landed smack dab into winter. 40 degrees is not winter… Read More