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Getting personal: Three items you want to reveal in your CV

May 21, 2015 at 13:40 0 comments

Prospective employers want to know more than where you went to school and did your residency. But how much and what type of personal information should you give prospective employers? Include a cover letter for more emphasis on your wants and needs. You probably know not to list your dateRead More

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How to address a work gap on your CV

April 27, 2015 at 07:00 0 comments

You took a year off because you applied for a fellowship late and all the slots were taken. A parent was ill and you had to provide support. You spent nine months backpacking. For whatever reason, if there’s a gap in your employment history, expect that to trip up potentialRead More

Choosing the right references

Choosing the right references

April 26, 2015 at 07:00 0 comments

If you’re five years or more post fellowship, it’s time to find new references. While the best references for new physicians are a program director and two faculty members in the specialty you’ve trained in, those sources become less relevant over time because they won’t know your skill level. IfRead More

Put together your curriculum vitae the right way

Put together your curriculum vitae the right way

April 25, 2015 at 07:00 0 comments

Whether you’re putting together your first curriculum vitae or refreshing an old CV, consulting experts say there is right way to do it. Here are their tips: Put your name and contact information at the top. Include a cell phone number, home address, and personal (not business) e-mail address. AddRead More