Look for Zebras
Helping physicians and medical professionals cultivate fulfilling careers through information, inspiration, job opportunities, and career pivot services.
Since publishing “50 Nonclinical Careers for Physicians,” I’ve been on a virtual book tour, including guest blog posts, online magazine articles, interviews, and podcast appearances. I invite you to join me!
They say when you hear hoof beats, look for horses.
But when it comes to your career in medicine, look for unique opportunities, look for jobs that meet your needs, look for fulfillment…
Latest job openings:
Information and inspiration to reach your professional goals:
These are the most recent stats on what percentage of physicians are aiming for job promotions, and a discussion of paths of career advancement for doctors and the pros and cons of vying for promotion
Join me at The Watering Hole for a rundown of news, tips, articles, and ideas for medical professionals who are looking for zebras in their careers.
Education and teaching jobs for physicians — 7 ways to supplement your income and gain teaching experience as a side gig
There are many types of teaching jobs for physicians – both full-time and as a side gig. This article covers a variety of ways you can teach as a side hustle.
A reader asks what training is beneficial for doctors who wish to pursue careers that incorporate alternative and traditional medicine.
Though many doctors have unfortunately had their hours cut or lost work due to COVID-19, there are actually some clinical and non-clinical jobs with increasing demand due to COVID.
Micropractice… micro-income? Not necessarily! Here’s why doctors going solo may want to consider the micropractice model.
In short, a micropractice is a technology-fueled solo practice that aims to keep costs low and keep quality of care and access to the doctor high. Here is one orthopedic surgeon’s experience in starting a micropractice, and some considerations for doctors who may want to start such a practice.
This article introduces some of the best startup incubators for doctors to move your idea in healthcare transformation to a successful business.
There are great jobs for IMGs without residency. This article describes 10 ways that you can – to some extent – neutralize the fact that you haven’t completed a US residency program. These can help you land a job that both pays well and makes use of your medical knowledge.