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PharmacyThisWeek: Third Person Resumes / 24k Jobs / 10 New Advertisers

January 8, 2019

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Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek & Happy New Year!

Hope everyone is back with us for the new year and welcome everyone new. Hoping 2019 is an awesome year for us all!!

Third person resumes = Just don’t.

There’s really not a whole bunch more to say about third person resumes (or LinkedIn profiles).

Wait, maybe PharmacyWeek has a little few more thoughts on them:

  1. They come across as pompous in a lot of instances
  2. They are ridiculously old skewl
  3. I expect to see you in your smoking jacket, holding a martini, dictating to your secretary when I read one of these. And that just makes me laugh, not feel the urge to consider you a serious candidate
  4. They’re not engaging; it’s hard for me to connect with you when you continuously refer to yourself as “Misterrr Ainsworth”
  5. If you structure your resume in third person AND attach a photograph? I may die

So, really. Lose the formality. And go with first person, accomplishment-based (as opposed to task-based), bullet-pointed, clean resumes. For heavens sake … and if you need help with your resume/CV, or just want a free review, then see the following!!


Need help achieving that perfect ATS-friendly resume/CV? Would you like a no-cost review?

We have an amazing and gifted resume writer who, in addition to being an expert in the field of writers, also just happens to be a Pharmacist as well! Her name is Susan Stanley, PharmD, CPRW. She is specializing in resumes and CVs just for pharmacy professionals. Susan is offering a significant discount (up to 30%) to PharmacyWeek members. If you are interested in a no-cost review, or are ready for a re-write now, please email me your resume/CV at kevin@pharmacyweek.com and I will forward it to Susan, you may also see Susan’s ad below.

Be sure and use discount code PWKMRF14 when you contact Susan. Again, there is no cost for her to review what you have or for her to give you her opinion.

Wow, Susan, this looks amazing! I think your presentation of me will make a world of difference :). Thank you!!

Jenn, PharmD


In the market for a new job?

If you are in the market for an amazing new job please be sure and check out the 24,000+ jobs on our website at PharmacyWeek.com! We’re averaging 3,000+ new jobs each week and we refresh jobs daily.Tell your friends too!!


PharmacyWeek Funny from our Facebook page! Stop by and see why we have nearly 300,000 members!!


Some interesting recent headlines!!

Nearly half of young physicians, pharmacists want to work in tech

PTCB’s Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Eligible for Reimbursement Under GI Bill

Survey: Moms in Retail Pharmacy are More Stressed than Those Working in Other Settings

Shifting the perception of the Pharmacy Technician


Several new advertisers have recently joined us! Please help me welcome them all!!

Boston Children’s Hospital
Fulton Mortgage Company
Jefferson Health System
MyPharmacyEducation.com
Red Tape Consultants
Rx for Miracles “A Prescription for Miracles”
Sauk Prairie Healthcare
STAT Overnight Delivery
Tower Health
Your Financial Pharmacist


We update the following employer’s openings each week so be sure and check out their latest available positions. Unless otherwise noted these employers have openings in multiple states so be sure and search on the state and/or job title you are most interested in. If you have any questions just let me know.

Accreditation Council for Medical Affairs (ACMA)
Acer Innovation
AIDS Healthcare Foundation
Albertsons Companies
All Children’s Hospital
Baptist Hospital of South Florida
Becton, Dickinson and Company (BD)
BizEx
Boston Medical Center
Cameron and Company, Inc.
CareerStaff Rx
Cedars-Sinai
Central Admixture Pharmacy Services
Comprehensive Pharmacy Services (CPS)
Confluence Health
Cookeville Regional Medical Center
Cox Health
CVS Health
Diplomat Pharmacy
Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems (EMHS)
Express Scripts
Froedtert Health
Fulton Mortgage Company
Genoa Healthcare
Greenville Health System
Haggen
HCA
Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS)
Intermountain Healthcare (UT and SE ID)
Jackson Pharmacy Professionals
JFK Medical Center
Johns Hopkins Home Care Group
Johns Hopkins Medicine
Kelsey-Seybold Clinic
Kroger
Lahey Health
Marshfield Clinic Health System
McKesson
Medipreneurs
Memorial Healthcare System
Mission Health
Navitus Health Solutions
OnePoint Patient Care
Petco
Pharmacist Moms Group
Pharmacy Systems, Inc.
Pharmapreneur Academy
PHI Pharmacy
ProHealth Care
Providence Health & Services
Red Tape Consultants
RPh Professional Search
Rx relief
Samaritan Health Services
Sentara (SE VA and NE NC)
Shopko
Skagit Regional Health
Soleo Health
Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System
Specialty Medical Staffing
STAT Overnight Delivery
The Happy PharmD Summit
The Investing Tutor
The Phoenix Stores
Tower Health
UC Davis Health
UCLA Health
UHG/OptumRx
University of Utah
Veterans Administration
Walgreens
Your Financial Pharmacist

I hope everyone has a great week! You can always reach me at my email or cell number below, thanks!!

Kevin Mero
President
kevin@pharmacyweek.com
cell: 210 872-6160

P.S. As of today we have 24,000+ Pharmacy jobs at PharmacyWeek.com! We now have more pharmacy jobs than LinkedIn, Indeed, and Google COMBINED!!

 

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