I Just Lost My First Optometry Job

Yes, I just lost my job, well three months ago actually. I never thought it would happen, but it did. Roughly a year ago, I began working in a private practice two days a week. After several months, I was brought on full time, working five days a week. We …

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How I Used My Connections to Land an Optometry Job

On September 18th 2014, the Executive Team held a round table discussion live at Vision Expo West. It was sponsored by Allergan OPTOMETRY JUMPSTART and the Vision Expo Young Professionals Club. Specifically, I talked about bringing medical optometry to a practice and how to land your dream optometry job. Landing …

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The Dos and Don’ts of the Job Search

optometry do's and dont's

t’s never too early to start searching for your first job after graduation. Here are my recommendations of how to approach the job search process. DO Get involved All new graduates exhibit “entry level” competency. Your intangible skills are what make YOU different from your peers (i.e. personality, special interests, …

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