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PharmacyThisWeek: 3 Key Interviewer Questions & Hundreds of New Jobs!!

December 9, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! What are the three questions an interviewer really cares about? Can you do the job? Do we like you? Do we think you’re going to fit in around here? That’s what it comes right down to. So how are you going to make sure the answer to each is “yes?” Know the […]

PharmacyThisWeek: Could The Job be a Lemon? Hundreds of New Openings!!

December 2, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! It’s not always easy to navigate the interview process objectively. Truly, I get it. Sometimes, you love the idea of a job opportunity or facility so much that it’s hard to pay attention to (no less accept) obvious warning signs. Sometimes, you just flat out need a job, so you’re terrified to […]

PharmacyThisWeek: Why you shouldn’t EVER be a jerk to a recruiter! 100+ New Jobs!!

November 19, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! Recruiters, and/or headhunters as they can be so lovingly called, can be so pesky, I totally get it. Having been one for 20+ years, I know firsthand that plenty of job seekers and professionals view our trade much like they do “lawyers” or “used car salesmen.” And some of us earn that […]

PharmacyThisWeek: “What’s your greatest weakness?” question and how to answer it! 100+ new jobs! Happy Veterans Day!!

November 11, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! You’re at a cocktail party or a business reception. Someone approaches and, right after the introductory pleasantries, asks, “Say, I’m wondering … What do you suck at?” – or – “Hey, just curious, what could you be doing better?” Can you imagine? Of course you can’t imagine it. Because it wouldn’t happen. […]

PharmacyThisWeek: How not to work in America (or anywhere in the world, for that matter!)

November 5, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! I walked into my neighborhood coffee shop this morning. The store manager was having coffee with a young man, who was obviously in for an interview. As I waited in line, I listened to the exchange between the two of them. It was downright painful. This kid was absolutely bombing it every […]

PharmacyThisWeek: You’ll look like the problem, if you bad-mouth! 120+ New jobs!!

October 21, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! We had a Pharmacist last week ask our resume/CV writer, Gina, to do a complete rewrite of her CV. She’s absolutely incredible: smart, cool, interesting and probably among the kindest people you’ll ever encounter. I’m very happy that we’ve earned her business. She considered hiring our competition. Which, truthfully, is fine. We […]

PharmacyThisWeek: The Pharmacy School Bubble Is About to Burst! Time To Pause?

October 7, 2014


Welcome to PharmacyThisWeek! You just got laid off. You never saw it coming. You’d worked there for eight years. You know you should know what you want to do next. But you don’t. You’ve been gutting it out for weeks, trying to land an interview, anywhere. And no one is calling. You’ve, somehow, acquired a […]


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