As a healthcare IT professional, you’re in high demand. But if you want to get ahead and advance your career into a leadership position, there’s a lot of competition. That’s why you need to invest in yourself and your career. But where do you begin? As Healthcare IT Consultants, Morgan Hunter has the answers you need.
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Four resume mistakes that could be hurting your job chances
Is your resume ending up in an internet black hole? It could be due to a few simple mistakes you’re making on it. With hundreds of applications being submitted for most jobs in Healthcare IT, even a seemingly subtle slip-up can cost you the call for an interview. Don’t let that happen. Instead, here’s a look at four common missteps – and how to avoid each.
How to Write an Amazing Resume
A resume is perhaps the most important part of your job search. It’s what initially attracts the attention of a hiring manager, communicates your value to potential employers, and can lead to landing an interview. We’ve seen hundreds of resumes throughout our more than 15 years in the healthcare IT consulting and staffing industry… Read more »
Keys to Success: Become The Best IT Professional in the Office
Being the best professional in the office has many advantages. If you’re looking to get promoted, it puts you in a strong position to negotiate. If you plan to launch a search for a new healthcare IT job in the near future, it makes you more marketable. And if you’re concerned about job security,… Read more »
5 Podcasts Every IT Professional Should Listen To
You know it’s important to stay up-to-date on IT news and to continually develop your skills in an ever-evolving IT world. But as any busy IT professional knows, it’s not always that easy. With a job that takes up much of your day, it’s hard to find time to keep up with new tech… Read more »
These Highly Successful Habits Will Turn You into an IT Leader
Some tech innovators have strange habits. Take Sandy Lerner, co-founder of Cisco Systems. She’s into jousting. Mark Zuckerberg, on the other hand, announced his intention to become fluent in Mandarin, whereas Japanese inventor, Yoshiro Nakamatsu, known as the father of the floppy disk, likes to hang out in his “Calm Room,” a bathroom tiled… Read more »
5 Simple Job Search Mistakes to Avoid
Looking for a new position can certainly be daunting. But is the employment market really that tight? In reality, there are plenty of healthcare IT jobs out there, with employers waiting for the right candidate to come along. To put yourself in the running, make sure you take the right approach with your search… Read more »
Majority of Employers Say Something on Social Media Caused Them to Not Hire a Candidate
Would you want potential employers to see everything you’ve ever posted on social media? If the answer is no, you better start cleaning up your online profiles fast — especially if you’re looking for a new job. According to a recent survey by CareerBuilder, a whopping 70 percent of employers use social media to research… Read more »
Showcase Your Leadership Skills with These Responses to Common Interview Questions
You know it’s important to prepare answers to common questions before an interview. But are you prepared to answer them in a way that demonstrates your leadership abilities? As a leading Healthcare IT staffing and consulting organization, Morgan Hunter Healthcare knows that today’s healthcare organizations want people with drive, whether or not you’re interviewing… Read more »
What Happens to Your Resume After You Apply for a Job?
You spend hours seeking out job leads, crafting the perfect resume, and proofreading it again and again. Then you submit it…only to wait, wait and wait some more. What gives – and what exactly happens to your resume after you hit the “send” button? Your resume is screened. As experienced healthcare IT recruiters, Morgan… Read more »