Physicians are typically more conservative than others when it comes to embracing new technology. Patient care and paper work consumes so much of our time that we tend not to fiddle around with apps that may clutter our lives even Read More What are the Most Popular Medical Apps for Doctors?
Patients have access to too much information now to simply choose doctors based on marketing catch phrases and gimmicks: “Get One Tummy Tuck and your Brazilian Butt Lift is Half Off!” These days, effective medical marketing for physicians is about Read More 6 Ways Doctors Can Use LinkedIn to Get More Business
Physicians are not known to be slick networkers. We worked hard studying and playing by the rules to get our medical degrees and didn’t have to rely on schmoozing and building connections to start earning a paycheck. But, there are Read More The 10 WORST Networking Mistakes Doctors Make
How many of these “negotiation commandments” have you heard? You should never disclose your salary or your requirements first When your offer is too low, negotiate up Splitting the difference always works in your favor Without competing offers, you have Read More Everything You Know About Salary Negotiation is Wrong–Part 1
I joined my first business venture as a high school student in Los Angeles. I got a phone call one day from one of my buddies who said he needed a substitute violinist to join his string quartet. “Where are Read More Why Would a Doctor Abandon a Steady Paycheck to Become an Entrepreneur?
Working as a physician can be a rewarding experience — treating patients is emotionally satisfying, and it is of course a rapidly advancing profession. However, the work involved to become a doctor is substantial–and as physicians–we typically work extremely long Read More The 10 Highest-Paying Physician Jobs in America
Becoming a female physician is isolating, no matter how you look at it. Getting to that point is not for the thin skinned, faint of heart, or those who need a pat on the back on a daily basis. It Read More The Isolation of Infertility in Female Physicians
Whether you have just started practicing medicine, or you have been in practice for decades, your reputation and income often depend on reliable referral sources. Many of us physicians get spoiled and just “expect” to get a regular influx of Read More The Top 7 Reasons Why You Lose Patient Referrals
Whether or not you have insurance coverage, the cost of prescription medication can be exorbitant. According to Dr. David Yashar, a pharmacist practicing for over 18 years and owner of ACE Medical Pharmacy in Beverly Hills, “I have seen many Read More 10 Secret Ways to Save Big on Prescription Medication
As a doctor, some of my most transformative experiences are when patients walk through the door and share with me the tragedies in their lives—their children who die before them; their spouses who desert them for a younger woman; their Read More Why Would a Beverly Hills Plastic Surgeon Cry?