Career Change In Medicine

Making A Late Career Change In Medicine

It's no surprise that some people consider a career change in their 40's or 50's. In fact, statistics show that 80 percent of people in Australia age 45 and up actually consider changing careers, but only about 6 percent of them actually follow…
Medical Career Education
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2016 Medical Career Education Roadshow

This year, we're taking our ever-popular webinar series on the road to a place near you. Whether you're getting ready for your next position, a specialty training program, or locum work, we can provide you with free intensive training to help…
Medical Career Goals

How To Smash Your Medical Career Goals in 2016

Everyone wants to have a great career, and every career, even one in Medicine, has different things that make it great. Anyone you ask will probably tell you that setting proper goals is the way to find success, but then the trick becomes how…
Medical Job Applications
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5 Useful Pieces Of Technology For Medical Job Applications

Finding a healthcare career position in Australia is becoming increasingly competitive, corporatised, and technological. Human resources managers and other bosses have so many CV’s and cover letters coming across their desks, that they only…
Baffling Interview Questions
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How to Answer Baffling Interview Questions

Often the most terrifying part of finding a medical job in Australia is facing the interview that comes before it. Most people find it difficult to go into an interview without being a bit fearful, apprehensive, or just plain nervous. It’s…
Healthcare Management
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How to Get to the Top in Healthcare Management

Everyone wants to be successful in many areas of their lives, and one of those areas is their careers. While there are people who are content to come to work, do the job, and go home, there are other who are more career-minded and want to move…
Female doctors in Australia
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Female doctors in Australia are hitting glass ceilings – why?

Helen Dickinson, University of Melbourne and Marie Bismark, University of Melbourne Over the past 30 years, there have been some great achievements in gender equity. The number of women enrolled in professional degrees, such as law and medicine,…
Life in Medicine

Finding the Balance in a Life in Medicine

By Dr Eve Shvidler  “As a mom and a doctor, what advice would you give a third year medical student trying to choose a specialty?” the bright-eyed med student asked me. Her smile was ear to ear and I didn’t want to burst her bubble.…
Killer LinkedIn Profile

How to Create a Killer LinkedIn Profile

In the world of business, including the medical profession, LinkedIn can be an invaluable resource. It works to connect people with others pursuing similar careers or with potential employers who could offer them a career change. For healthcare…
Christmas Party

How to Avoid Embarrassment after This Year's Christmas Party

Yes, it’s that time of year again, time for the big hospital Christmas party. As with any workplace, Christmas parties are a great social event and make for a very fun evening. However, they also give rise to horror stories about co workers…