One summer during medical school, I broke up with my boyfriend after a long relationship. To help get my mind off of it, I signed up for my pathology rotation. I hadn’t realized that one of my duties was that–night Read More Is Being a Doctor Worth the Sacrifices?
For physicians looking for a top job, strong networking abilities can be as important–if not more important–than your performance and evaluations in residency and fellowship. Knowing how to present yourself well in high-yield social situations can ensure that no potential Read More Top Networking Strategies to Find a New Physician Job
DoctorCPR has recently emerged as one of the most popular digital platforms for talented physicians to find job opportunities and career resources. In turn, it has quickly become one of the most effective lead generation tools for healthcare companies and Read More Google Selects DoctorCPR for a New Strategic Partnership
In Part 1, you learned why these “negotiation commandments” below are wrong – and how to make them right: You should never disclose your salary or your requirements first When your offer is too low, negotiate up Splitting the Read More Everything You Know About Salary Negotiation Is Wrong–Part 2
People often ask me why I would devote so much of my life to supporting physician careers. I often hear, “Why don’t you spend your free time going to the beach? You look pale. Get some sun already!” Through the Read More You Didn’t Get the Physician Job You Wanted? Here’s How to Deal with Rejection
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
American physicians are practicing in a time of rapid changes in the healthcare environment since the introduction of the Affordable Care Act. Private practice physicians have dwindled down to approximately 32% of the physician workforce and now doctors are being Read More The Top 9 Sites for Doctor Salary Information: Are You Making Enough?
You’re a polished MD interviewing for a doctor job. Hopefully, you know not to use profanity to describe your current boss or to eat Cheetos while waiting for the interviewer. What could possibly go wrong? A lot! Avoiding these Read More 10 Things You Should Never Say When Applying for Doctor Jobs
You’ve had it. Your boss’ idea of “constructive criticism” is to berate you and your co-workers in public. Everyone in the office has a bad attitude. Staff turnover is off the charts. These are all legitimate reasons to search for Read More How to Avoid “Burning Bridges” When You Hate Your Medical Job