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Recruiting a Rural/Community Hospital CEO

5 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
Identifying and recruiting a top CEO for a rural/community hospital is one of the toughest jobs a governing board will undertake.  It is also a decision that can easily be categorized as “make or break” for the future success of these facilities. The complexity of the task and a typical board’s lack of experience in […] Read more»

Be On Your Best Interview Behavior

3 August, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
When you visit a potential employer’s facility for a face-to-face interview, be on guard, and your best behavior. From the moment you enter the parking lot until you pass through the gates on your way home or to the airport, you will be under a magnifying glass.  At least that is what you must assume.  […] Read more»

ASK THE RECRUITER: Multiple Jobs, Same employer

31 July, 2015 Posted by John G. Self
I have held several positions with the same company.  In an earlier version of a resume I submitted to a recruiter, they said they were not interested because I had changed jobs too many times.  How can I clarify this? This is a fairly common problem.  Keep in mind that most contingency recruiters and search […] Read more»