Careers

Journey to Pearle Vision Franchise Owner

Journey To Pearle Vision Franchise Owner

This is a sponsored post by Luxottica, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎  I’ve had a lot of experience working in corporate optometry, from employee to franchise owner. I’ll share why I chose to open a franchise, and why I chose to do so with Pearle Vision. What …

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Should Optometrists Get an MBA?

At Vision Expo East, Dr. Patricia Fulmer and Dr. Cory Hakanen sat down to discuss why and when optometrists should consider going for an MBA. Hakanen got into optometry because he was drawn to the combination of science and human interaction, but as he began practicing he noticed that he …

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YouTube Live – Average Workday of this NVI Affiliated OD

day in life of national vision affiliated OD

We hosted a YouTube Live with Dr. Robert Africano on Friday, July 13th, 2018 at 3:00pm EST.  🎥 In addition to answering your questions, Dr. Africano shared his experience working as a National Vision Affiliated Optometrist: We talked about: Why Dr. Africano chose this career pathway after completing his residency How he found his current position First day on the job What a typical workday consists of Favorite patient encounters All …

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How To Develop a Medical Optometry Practice

At Vision Expo East, Antonio Chirumbolo, OD, sat down with Dr. Patricia Fulmer, Dr. Mark Dunbar, and Dr. Dan Epshtein to discuss how to develop a medical optometry practice. What is a medical optometry practice? “I think any practice can be a medical practice,” says Dr. Fulmer. “There’s not a …

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How To Start a Non Clinical Optometry Career

Starting a non clinical optometry career can be scary. However, it can also be the most rewarding experience of your life. At VisionExpo West, five ODs sat down to discuss exactly how they’ve found happiness outside the clinic. Below you’ll find their helpful hints! Most ODs won’t leave patient care …

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Building an Optometrist Resume

building an optometrist resume

No matter how fantastic your professional website or how organized your LinkedIn page is, you’ve still go to write a paper resume. At Vision Expo East 2018, Matt Geller, OD and CEO of CovalentCareers, Inc., sat down with Cameron Faylor, Director of Eyecare Talent Requisition for CovalentCareers, Inc., and Patricia …

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6 Important Tips About Ontario Optometry Opportunities

Ontario optometry

As an American-trained optometrist returning home or starting a new life in Canada, it may feel a bit unfamiliar at first. Fret not, because Ontario optometry opportunities and the day-to-day patients are all going to be similar to what you have previously been exposed to in clinical training during optometry …

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Optometry Career Advice for Students

Roya Attar, OD, is Assistant Professor and Director of Professional Relations at the Kentucky College of Optometry. In an interview with Matt Geller, OD, she shares her top optometry career advice for students and shares tips on how they can launch their careers in clinical practice or in non-clinical roles. …

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