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Top 3 Reasons to Consider a Fellowship

If you’ve considered a fellowship and are on the fence or not sure if it’s worth it, check out my top three reasons why you should pursue one. 1. Advancement of Knowledge I think this might be the best reason to do a fellowship; you get to further you knowledge base, and truly become an …

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The First 90 Days at America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses

This is a sponsored post by National Vision, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 So you’ve accepted your first job with America’s Best. What’s next?  The First Week at America’s Best It’s official: you are now a real walking, talking optometrist with license and certifications in hand. The …

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The Resume Writing Guide for Optometrists

Every professional needs a resume. These days, it’s just a simple fact of life. And while there are many resources on general resume writing, there are relatively few for clinicians and even fewer for Optometrists specifically. What do you write? How should it be formatted? What needs to be emphasized? …

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How To Negotiate a Raise With Your Optometry Employer

Here is a short snippet of the Free Ebook – The Simple Guide to Jobs After Optometry School So you’ve looked for jobs, got your resume together, interviewed, selected your favorite practice but now its time to negotiate a raise. Yet sometimes things aren’t that clean cut. Both practices I …

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Solid Tips For Interviewing at Optometry Practices

Here is a short snippet of the Free Ebook – The Simple Guide to Jobs After Optometry School Interviewing is by far the hardest thing to teach but it’s extremely important. Hopefully you are in high school right now and are reading this 10 years before your first job interview because …

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