Aug
10
2018

How to Get Noticed During Your Job Search

Whether you are searching for your first position out of school, or are looking to explore and expand your specialty experience, the following tips will help you organize your Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant job search so that you’ll be noticed and stand out from the crowd. Tips to getting noticed during your Advanced Practice […]

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Aug
03
2018

Salary Negotiation Tips for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

  As a Advanced Practice Provider, when you get to salary and contract negotiations, it’s important to be ready and knowledgeable.   You need to be firm, diplomatic and detailed.  You should know what you want but ask for it in a way that will help you get it. And remember negotiations are a two-way […]

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Jul
27
2018

How to Turn Down a Job Offer

You gone on several interviews and finally you get a job offer, except it’s not with the hospital or practice you want. How do you turn the offer and not burn bridges?   Let’s take a look on some tips on how to turn down a job offer:   Be Polite It should be obvious […]

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Jun
22
2018

What a Recruiter Sees When They Review Your Resume

Did you know that a recruiter scans a resume for one, maybe two minutes? That’s it. Hardly enough time to learn just how wonderful you are, but it’s all you are probably going to get.   It’s important that your resume is good. Not good, in fancy font or a picture or some weird formatting. […]

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Jun
01
2018

How to prove you’re the right person for the job

On average, most employers interview two to four candidates for an open job before making their final decision. How to you prove to them that you’re the right person for the job?   Your resume – it needs to be completed with your accomplishments, successes and skills necessary to do the job. Be specific with […]

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Apr
06
2018

How To Avoid Red Flags On Your Resume

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With all the posts on creating resumes, it’s important to make sure that your resume highlights you in the right way.   What are considered red flags and how to avoid them?   Gaps – employment gaps can be a big red flag as an employer is reviewing your resume. I knew one hiring manager […]

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Mar
25
2018

Salary Negotiation Tips For Advanced Practice Providers

BE SUCCESSFUL NEGOTIATING YOUR NEXT SALARY It doesn’t matter whether you’re starting a new Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant job or trying to get a raise, it’s important to negotiate so you get the best offer. It’s a bit scary but you can do it. Don’t risk feeling cheated and being unhappy.   Here are […]

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Feb
23
2018

Simple Resume Tips To Make You Stand Out

I read hundreds of resumes every month and too many of them are hard to read and make me groan in distress. If your resume doesn’t show off how you can help the employer, they will just go onto the next one.   Your resume is the first thing a potential employer judges you by […]

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Feb
16
2018

Credentialing tips for Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistants

The interviews are over and you signed your offer letter. You have a new job! Not so fast – you still have to go through – Credentialing.   What is Credentialing? It is a systematic, paperwork intensive procedure to ensure quality professionals are added to the staff.  Essentially, it’s a long rigorous process of verifying […]

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Jan
26
2018

Cover letters are not dead!

A well written cover letter can help you stand out from all the other candidates. When it’s done correctly, a cover letter highlights your skills and experience and shows why you’re the right person to meet and interview for the job.   Using a cover letter is a good way to distinguish yourself and get […]

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