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John is an executive recruiter & speaker sharing his thoughts on healthcare, recruiting, digital technology, career management & leadership. 

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The Cover Letter: Is it Relevant in the Digital Age?

25 July, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
To be perfectly honest, I would rather have a complete, compelling resume than a mediocre resume and a “nice” cover letter.  In other words, if you have to include a cover letter to convince me to give you a critical look, you are in trouble.   If you are determined to include a cover letter […] Read more»

8 Hints for Working With Recruiters

10 July, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
If you are contacted by an executive recruiter regarding a job you have an interest in, here are a few helpful hints to help you navigate the process. The search will never go as fast as you think it should.  This is especially true if you are in transition.  You can only control what you […] Read more»

A Note to Those Who Have Gotten the Sack

27 June, 2012 Posted by John G. Self
If you are beginning a career transition – the timing of which was not of your choosing — there are three things to consider. Turmoil will produce turnover.  Healthcare is about to enter a period of prolonged transformational change.  Some might argue that what we will experience is outright turmoil, but the fact is there […] Read more»