Do you have a question about your pharmacy career? PharmacyWeek is here to help! Each week PharmacyWeekBlog.com will be answering your career questions! Just email katie@pharmacyweek.com or post a comment below and we will get back to you ASAP! Dear PharmacyWeek, I get very nervous during the interview process. I have a lot of experience,…

Higher Education just took on a whole different meaning. Or, well, at least for Greenway University in Denver, Colorado. Greenway University is now the first and only state licensed and regulated medical marijuana educational provider in the United States. Students can receive certifications for MBA™ (Marijuana Business Administration), Budtender™ or Master Grower Certification™. Greenway University also…

The New York Times published an interesting article yesterday about new, and sometimes drastic, measurements pharmacies are taking to prevent robberies. According to the article, in some cities, such as Tulsa, Okla., pharmacy robberies have been more prevalent than bank robberies. The drastic increase in pharmacy robberies in several states have led many pharmacies and…

Click Here to Read Issue #5 Want a FREE Subscription to PharmacyWeek and PharmacyThisWeek Newsletter? Click Here! A Letter From Kevin Has too much or too little experience negatively affected your job search? Welcome to PharmacyWeek's Blog, A pharmacist with over 30 years in retail and outpatient management experience recently posed this question on a…

We're happy to report the National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS) Foundation has announced the grant application, review and approval process for the Community Pharmacy Residency Expansion Project (Community PREP). In December, PharmacyWeek announced that the NACDS Foundation had announced it will contribute $1.5 million to increase the availability of pharmacy residency programs for pharmacy…

According to New Report, Uncertain Economic Times Drive Women to Reclaim Control through Personal Health and Wellness While American women may not have more money in their pockets these days, they are spending more of their dollars earned on their health, including prescriptions and vitamins, according to a new national consumer survey conducted by Saatchi & Saatchi…

A pharmacist with over 30 years in retail and outpatient management experience recently posed this question on a LinkedIn message board, “Does it appear pharmacy is one of the few careers where too much experience is a detriment?” From my experience, it seems as the job market tightens, pharmacists either starting their careers or nearing…

Tired of working the same old job in the same old pharmacy you've worked in for years? Do you dream of working in a location where the beach or the mountains are right at your doorstep? As a pharmacist, you have options when it comes to where you work, and at PharmacyWeek we see several…