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  • A Free Conference For Pharmacists Who Want to Change Jobs

    The following is an announcement from my friend Alex Barker. After reading about it, this seemed to me TOO GOOD not to share with my blog readers. So here is the information. I highly recommend looking into this, even if you are relatively happy with your career. Great exposure to what your...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Get a Quote for Preparing Your Pharmacist Resume

    Here is a scenario that has played itself out thousands of times:   You are cruising along in your career.  You have an okay job, but not a great job.  It isn’t really what you hope to be doing 5 years from now.  But, because you are busy, you haven’t really invested a lot of …...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Pharmacy Schools Soon to Outnumber McDonald’s

    Nothing like starting the week with a little trip down Satire Street.  Thankfully all my friends in academia have a good sense of humor… t hit the newsstands like a ton of iron tablets.  We knew the numbers were growing, but to see the data in cold print was shocking.  Business analysts writing for...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Sorry, but Pharmacists are NOT the most trusted healthcare profession

    Lately I’ve been watching a bunch of tweets, posts and professional back-slapping going on about the news that pharmacists are apparently the most trusted health care professionals.  I saw the news posted at NABP and DrugStore News and many other places.  The original study that everyone seems to be...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Preparing for the BCACP exam – A Special Offer from MedEd101!

    Board certification for pharmacists is rapidly becoming a standard for specialization in any of the many clinical career paths for pharmacists today.  The process and study involved help differentiate pharmacists that want to improve their grasp of the pharmacotherapy for a particular type of health care...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Can You Balance a Pharmacy Career With Quality of Life?

    Can you have a successful career as a pharmacist and still maintain a great quality of life? That is a question that many would-be pharmacy students have asked me in the past.  As I spoke at high schools or job-fairs about the pharmacy profession, young men and women would wonder what “life was really...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Get a PharmD or BCPS?

    One of the delights as a blogger and a pharmacist is to get letters from readers who have questions.  You should know that I respond to each and every email I receive.  While this takes valuable time, I consider it to be a part of my professional service to my fellow-pharmacists and pharmacy students....

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Is My Perception of the Pharmacy Job Market Wrong?

    ome of my readers here at The Honest Apothecary know that I also write articles for other pharmacy-related organizations and websites.  Maybe no article in recent history has stirred up so much interest at the article I wrote on the pharmacy job market for one of my favorite pharmacy publishing partners,...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Your Most IMPORTANT #Pharmacy Career Tool!

    No.  It’s not your battered copy of Goodman & Gilman, nor your fancy new white smock (it won’t be white for long!).  It’s not even your painfully earned immunization or BCPS certification.  The most valuable career tool that you own is your personal list of pharmacy contacts. I wish...

    Author : Jason Poquette
  • Taking Advantage of Pharmacy Job Market Uncertainty

    f there is any topic that I talk a lot about with pharmacy students and pharmacy professionals it would have to be the present uncertainty that exists within the current job market for pharmacists.  Some pharmacists may be shielded from this reality.  But for those who are presently unemployed,...

    Author : Jason Poquette