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In-Person vs Phone – Tips for Interview Success

25th January , 2018|Career profiles, Career Tips, Home page, Jobseekers|

Are you looking for a new job in the healthcare and medical industry or worried about an upcoming job interview? We get it. Job interviews can be some of the most stressful aspects of the job hunting process, actually, even your career. So much so that people can avoid going for a better role because [...]

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Are you a GP or Nurse Practitioner who wants to move to regional VIC?

29th June , 2017|Career Tips, Home page, Inspiration, Jobseekers|

If you’re a GP doctor or practice nurse / nurse practitioner and you are looking to move to a regional or rural location for work, then you cannot go past regional Victoria (VIC). When you’re thinking about changing jobs, particularly in general practice and the primary health sector, it’s important to look at the larger [...]

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9 Must-Ask Questions For Your Healthcare Job Interview

7th June , 2017|Career Tips, Home page, Jobseekers|

So you’ve landed an interview for a role that will take your career to the next level.  While you’re preparing for your healthcare job interview, don’t forget to think about questions you might like to ask the recruiter or hiring manager. Job interviews are a way for practice managers or recruiters to learn more about [...]

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10 Surefire Tips to Write Your Cover Letter for Healthcare Jobs

27th April , 2017|Career Tips, Home page, Jobseekers|

First impressions count. When you’re applying for a new GP job, nursing job or other type of healthcare job, the cover letter (or email) accompanying your application is important. You want it to cut through the clutter of emails and other applicants. You might have a killer CV and brilliant responses to the selection criteria, [...]

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HESTA Credits Emotional Intelligence (EQ) to High Employee Engagement

11th April , 2017|Career Tips, Employers, Hiring Tips, Industry News, Jobseekers|

HESTA, the health and community services super fund, has 140 employees across the country and its latest employee engagement survey showed each department were communicative and saw eye-to-eye on goals and direction, even marketing and finance! As Sophie Sigalas, HESTA's executive of people strategy explained to HRM Online's Susan Muldowney, in this original article, emotional [...]

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To Leave or To Stay in My Healthcare Job?

6th April , 2017|Career Tips, Home page, Inspiration, Jobseekers|

Should I stay or should I go? This is the question that everyone asks themselves at some point in their job and possibly many times in their career. This is no different to one in a healthcare job or medical career. But how do you decide? For some, it might be to consult the all-knowing [...]

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Dr Google and Dr Watson

5th April , 2017|Career Tips, Home page, Inspiration, Jobseekers|

This is a guest post from Think GP (Reed Medical Education) - With latest research showing that the majority of Australians seek medical advice from the internet, Dr Simon Cowap wonders if his job is on its way out. Can AI (artificial intelligence) take over doctors jobs?   Up until recently, automation has tended to [...]

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Medical Training Hubs in Rural Australia

29th March , 2017|Career Tips, Industry News, Jobseekers|

In a recent article by Robyn Langham, head of Monash University's medical school, in The Australian, she writes about the challenges faced by rural and regional communities in keeping experienced medical training graduates and medical practitioners to stay and live in the community. Prof. Langham also refers to the large number of medical schools in [...]

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Doctors and Medical Professionals Facing Robot Takeover?

20th March , 2017|Career Tips, Employers, Home page, Industry News, Jobseekers|

~ Tips for navigating a disruptive future ~ A recent article in the Australian media publication, SmartCompany, discusses the "rise of machines" and five jobs that robots could take over first, before other professions. Doctors and medical professionals were included in the top 5 list, along with middle management office workers, commodity salespeople, accountants and [...]

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Healthcare: Fostering a Workplace Culture of Love

14th March , 2017|Career Tips, Employers, Home page, Inspiration, Jobseekers|

For many of us, our first encounter with Healthcare, was probably in a gloomy ward while we suffered high fever or an injured knee. Needless to say, ‘Love’ was far removed from the equation, at least as far as our memory serves. Recently however, there has been a drastic change in the way ‘healthcare business’ [...]

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