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You know you're not alone. Many doctors are frustrated by bureaucracy, stagnation, and burnout. If you're stuck on a career treadmill and your hard work isn't getting you the results you deserve, you need The Career Rx! This podcast is about modern business, branding, social media, and digital platforms to help physicians advance their careers. Grow your practice, build a successful physician side gig, achieve academic promotion, become a physician entrepreneur, and even transition to a nonclinical career. From the author of The Social Prescription (social media for doctors) and the creator of The Rx Series (business, public speaking, professional branding, and digital marketing for doctors), this podcast will help you do more of the work you love (and less of what you don't) by teaching you both timeless and modern career strategies that you don't learn in medical school. Finally, enjoy career success on your own terms with The Career Prescription podcast for doctors and other healthcare leaders.

You know you're not alone. Many doctors are frustrated by bureaucracy, stagnation, and burnout. If you're stuck on a career treadmill and your hard work isn't getting you the results you deserve, you need The Career Rx! This podcast is about modern business, branding, social media, and digital platforms to help physicians advance their careers. Grow your practice, build a successful physician side gig, achieve academic promotion, become a physician entrepreneur, and even transition to a nonclinical career. From the author of The Social Prescription (social media for doctors) and the creator of The Rx Series (business, public speaking, professional branding, and digital marketing for doctors), this podcast will help you do more of the work you love (and less of what you don't) by teaching you both timeless and modern career strategies that you don't learn in medical school. Finally, enjoy career success on your own terms with The Career Prescription podcast for doctors and other healthcare leaders.

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United States

Description:

You know you're not alone. Many doctors are frustrated by bureaucracy, stagnation, and burnout. If you're stuck on a career treadmill and your hard work isn't getting you the results you deserve, you need The Career Rx! This podcast is about modern business, branding, social media, and digital platforms to help physicians advance their careers. Grow your practice, build a successful physician side gig, achieve academic promotion, become a physician entrepreneur, and even transition to a nonclinical career. From the author of The Social Prescription (social media for doctors) and the creator of The Rx Series (business, public speaking, professional branding, and digital marketing for doctors), this podcast will help you do more of the work you love (and less of what you don't) by teaching you both timeless and modern career strategies that you don't learn in medical school. Finally, enjoy career success on your own terms with The Career Prescription podcast for doctors and other healthcare leaders.

Twitter:

@drmstiegler

Language:

English


Episodes

#78 - Most Popular Resume and Career Change Advice (Encore Mashup)

9/28/2021
Wondering how to write a nonclinical resume for doctors? What should you write in a cover letter so you get noticed? How to get started with a career change? These are some of the most common questions I’m asked these days. So, if you’re looking for info on nonclinical resumes, cover letters, and career pivot advice for doctors, you’re in the right place. I’m putting some of the best advice on this popular topic from The Career Rx into one extended episode. In this episode of The Career Rx...

Duration:01:00:52

#77 - Tips for Speaking with Executive Presence

9/7/2021
Should you speak up in meetings? How do you speak confidently in meetings, or get over your fear of talking in meetings? Many aspiring leaders hesitate to speak up in work meetings, afraid of not having the right thing to say. And yet, your professional visibility and perceived leadership potential depends on this. If you know your thought leadership could use a boost, this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: Presenting the right information at the right...

Duration:00:16:49

#76 - Three Huge Job Search Mistakes Physicians Make (But You Don't Have To!)

8/31/2021
Are you sabotaging your chances at a promotion or job search? Maybe you’re limiting or disqualifying yourself without realizing it. I always recommend reaching out directly to the folks who are in a position to advance your career, but proceed mindfully to avoid these very common mistakes! In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: How to talk about expectations of that new role Discussing salary, compensation, perks, and negotiablesHow you might be restricting yourself too much in...

Duration:00:15:40

#75 - From Surgeon to Healthcare Architecture Consultant (Really!) with Dr. Heena Santry

8/24/2021
Feeling like you’re not making the difference you were meant to make? If you’re looking for some inspiration to make those hard career decisions - this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: Values and motivations in a medical career, and how academics isn’t always the most impactful way to make a differenceExactly how Dr. Santry made this dramatic pivot – step by step by stepLessons from her job search that you can apply to your own career path, including...

Duration:00:50:33

#74 - 8 Elements of an Effective Networking Strategy

8/17/2021
Do you want to know how to grow your network fast, especially if you want to take your career in a new direction, or to new heights? Think you have to get lucky to network, or be a natural extrovert? Many people are under the impression that networking is only for chatty extroverts who love small talk and easily manage to meet tons of people. But that’s simply not true. If you’ve had trouble building your network or leveraging your network for professional growth and actual results, this...

Duration:00:19:55

#73 - Facts and Myths About Physician Recruiters

8/10/2021
Ever wondered what recruiters actually do, and whether they can help you? Curious how recruiters help nonclinical physician job seekers, or if recruiters only help companies? If you’re not sure about responding to reaching out to recruiters, especially if you’re looking for a leadership or nonclinical role - this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: The similarities and differences between the main kinds of recruiters and why it matters to youHow a...

Duration:00:57:54

#72 - Should You Take A Pay Cut for a Nonclinical Job?

8/3/2021
Is financial fear preventing you from making a career change? Do you wonder if you have to take a pay cut to leave clinical medicine? How much do nonclinical jobs pay, anyway? If you feel trapped by student loan debt or the perception that you won’t be able to make a good living as a nonclinical physician, but you desire to pivot into more fulfilling work - this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: Myths and fears about pay cuts and nonclinical...

Duration:00:15:45

#71 - Healing from Medical Malpractice and Adverse Events with Dr. Stacia Dearmin

7/27/2021
Bad things happen in medicine. For too long, many physicians have felt alone and unsupported when - despite their best efforts - patients have a bad outcome. It’s a reason some leave the profession entirely. But this story will inspire you, and show an example of how this physician turned personal hardship into a new professional path. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: How tragedy led to the creation of a valuable physician resourceLearning the niche and meeting the needs...

Duration:00:35:57

#70 - Stop Doing That ! (It's Not a Numbers Game)

7/20/2021
Is getting the job you want just a numbers game? Have you heard this - that if you just submit as many applications as possible, you’ll eventually get something? Maybe you feel you’ve already done that, maybe for a very long time, and it still isn’t working out? If you feel you’ve exhausted all your options, done everything you can, are totally frustrated, and ready to give up - this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: Why successful applicants aren’t...

Duration:00:21:44

#69 - Writing a Medical Thriller with Physician Author Shira Shiloah

7/12/2021
Feeling conflicted between the path you’re on and a dream you’d love to pursue? If you’ve ever had a desire that seemed like a pipe dream - just a little bit unrealistic or out of reach - this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: How this author went from hobby writing and rejection to all-in successShira Shiloah’s shift from repeated rejection to really making it happenThe catalyst that changed everythingToday’s interview with Shira Shiloah, an...

Duration:00:31:05

#68 - Creating a Nonclinical Resume with Laura McKain

7/6/2021
Want to know how to turn your mile long CV into a nonclinical resume? Not sure how to explain resume career gaps or red flags? Maybe you don’t know what to include - and what to eliminate - for the best chance of a successful career move. If you want to craft the perfect resume for the nonclinical job you really want, this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: The importance of your summary statement, and how to get it rightHow to address employment gaps and...

Duration:00:44:05

#67 - More Physician Nonclinical Careers with John Jurica [Part 2]

6/29/2021
Think you have to take a step down to move out of clinical medicine? Wondering about administrative or executive nonclinical work? Debating going back to school in pursuit of a nonclinical career shift? If you’d like to explore the many nonclinical physician career possibilities outside of medicine, this episode is for you. In this episode of The Career Rx we’ll discuss: Why getting an MBA shouldn’t be your first stepSimple but effective methods to research non-clinical opportunitiesA...

Duration:00:23:54

#66 - Unlimited Physician Career Options with John Jurica [Part 1]

6/22/2021
Interested in a nonclinical career, but not sure what options are out there? Need some ideas on where to start looking for a new career path? If you’d like to explore the many nonclinical physician career possibilities outside of medicine, this episode with John Jurica is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: Career options that don’t require a license or board certificationNonclinical physician roles in and outside the hospital settingMedical writing, scientific...

Duration:00:23:11

#65 - How to Land a Corporate Board Director Position [Part 2]

6/15/2021
Do you want to join a corporate board but not sure how? You know you can be a great candidate, but not sure how to get a foot in the boardroom? If you’d like some expert guidance on exactly how to become a corporate board director, this episode with guest Jean Rush is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: What transferable skills to highlight on your board bio and howThe types of programs (formal and informal) available to help get your foot in the doorWhere to find...

Duration:00:28:08

#64 - Becoming a Corporate Board Director [Part 1]

6/8/2021
Interested in becoming a corporate board director, but confused about what experience you need to be a strong candidate? Do you want to join a corporate board but not sure how? If you’ve ever wondered about becoming a corporate board director, this episode is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: What a corporate board director actually doesThe differences among types of boards and roles within themHow and why you would become a member of the boardToday, I have a...

Duration:00:22:10

#63 - "What are my options?" - Careers by Physician Specialty

6/1/2021
Wondering what future career options are open to you based on your specialty? Does it seem like leadership roles or nonclinical jobs are looking for all kinds of specialties - except yours? Do you feel your medical training is actually limiting your future career? If you’ve ever asked what roles are available to you based on residency training or specialty focus, this episode is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: How to examine your current environment for potential...

Duration:00:16:46

#62 - Open to Work on LinkedIn - Good or Bad?

5/4/2021
Wondering if the “Open to Work” feature on LinkedIn will help you shift careers? Will it help recruiters find you, or make you an attractive candidate? If you’re interested in improving your profile to attract recruiters and hiring managers on LinkedIn, this episode is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: What Open to Work is and why you could use it3 downsides to enabling the Open to Work featureThe qualities recruiters look for in passive candidates Today, we look at...

Duration:00:11:42

#61 - How to Use Clubhouse for NonClinical Doctors

4/27/2021
Should doctors be on Clubhouse? What are the advantages of Clubhouse for physicians and can you use Clubhouse for professional purposes? Not sure how to find the people and events that interest you on Clubhouse, or what to do once you’ve found them? If you’re interested in using Clubhouse professionally but not sure how to get started, this episode is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: Step by step instruction on getting an invite and searching for people or clubsThe...

Duration:00:29:15

#60 - When Someone Takes Credit for Your Work and Ideas

4/20/2021
Ever wonder how to respond when someone takes credit for your work? In meetings, does a boss or colleague often restate your ideas as their own? What should you do when someone takes credit for your ideas? Having a coworker take credit for your ideas is a common experience, and it’s tricky to manage well. If you’ve ever had someone else take credit for your ideas or work, this episode is for you. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: 5 ways to respond when a boss or coworker...

Duration:00:16:04

#59 - Building a Self Trust Mindset

4/6/2021
What does self trust mean? What is a self trust mindset? And why is self trust important? If you’ve ever doubted yourself to handle the hard things in life, perhaps you could use a dose of self trust, and this episode will help you build it. In This Episode of The Career Rx We’ll Discuss: What self trust is and why building a self trust mindset is important6 easy ways to build your self trust mindsetHow to access your maximum mental, emotional, and spiritual strengthToday, I dive into six...

Duration:00:16:31