Posts Tagged ‘pharmacist interview’

3 Reasons you’re not landing enough pharmacist job interviews

I absolutely hate moving.  My wife insists that we meticulously wrap everything we’ve ever owned in bubble paper. The whole process is arduous and stressful; probably the reason I’ve only moved a few times in my life. I think this is how many pharmacists feel about a job search. They don’t stay in their current position because…

Read More

7 Common Pharmacist Resume Pitfalls

Is your job search dragging on for too long? Not getting enough pharmacist job interview requests? Were you recently overlooked for a position you were qualified for? These are tell-tale signs that your pharmacist resume is holding you back. Here’s a list of the 7 most common pharmacist resume mistakes that I see everyday: Formatting-Too many…

Read More

3 Tips For Pharmacists Transitioning From Retail To Clinical

Many pharmacists interested in making the leap from retail to clinical are finding that it’s often not an easy to task to undertake. There are a few factors that are standing in your way: the job market in general, the fact that retail and clinical practice are vastly different, and most pharmacy directors will simply toss…

Read More

8 body language pitfalls that are sinking your pharmacist job interview

In many ways, the interview stage of a pharmacist job search is like the last mile of marathon. You’ve read my previous articles, and have therefore written an accomplishment-focused pharmacist resume that not only gets you past those pesky electronic filters, but catches the eye of the pharmacy director. Go ahead and take a bow. Curtsy. Because you’ve accomplished what…

Read More

Pharmacists must modify their job search techniques to find success

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Sometime during the Pleistocene era… a group of pigeons got lost and eventually found themselves on an island 700 miles east of Madagascar called Mauritius. The island was kind and gentle-lacking any formidable predators or large insects. With food and leisure aplenty, these birds adapted to their charmed new lifestyle.  The (now called) Dodo birds became fat…

Read More

2 ways to design a recruiter-friendly pharmacist resume

How do you personally consume information and content in 2016? When shopping online, do you read EVERYTHING on a website? Do you read every article that shows up on your Twitter feed? Of course not. Ya see, our reading has really evolved into scanning. We scroll through our social media feeds and scan for words or…

Read More

How To Nail 2 Important Pharmacist Interview Questions

So, you’ve managed to get your resume past… those burly electronic body guards (also called ATS), impressed the recruiter, and have been selected for a job interview for a position that you highly covet. What a great feeling! But that fleeting jubilation gives way to overwhelming nervousness as the interview approaches. Because of this anxiety, you may…

Read More