Take control of your career and gain insights into the latest trends in hiring within the Optometry field.

How to discuss work/life balance with your employer

Having the right work/life balance can be important to you as you seek a new position. AOAExcel spoke to an experienced OD on the best way to approach the topic.

Easy fixes for your optometric resume

AOAExcel talks with Chelsea Page of Covenant Physician Partners to find easy ways to improve your resume and cover letter to get the position you want.

Employers' biggest pet peeves with optometric resumes

Make your first initial impression count with these dos and don'ts on your optometric resume.

How to make an impression during an optometric phone interview

AOAExcel talks with Chelsea Page of Covenant Physician Partners to gain a recruiter's perspective on how ODs can impress during a phone interview.

Creating a Personal Brand as an Optometrist

Establishing your personal brand is an important part of setting a successful career course.

Starting the Career Search: Tips for Young ODs

A young doctor of optometry starting a career search can be aided greatly with timely advice from an OD who has been there before.

Standing Out in an Interview Part Four: After the Interview

AOAExcel takes a look at the appropriate actions to take after an optometric interview in the fourth part of the Standing Out in an Interview series.

Standing Out in an Interview Part Three: Staving Off Intimidation and Nerves

In the third part of AOAExcel's four-part Standing Out in an Interview Series AOAExcel takes a look at advice for minimizing a candidate's feelings of nerves and intimidation heading into an interview.

Standing Out in an Interview Part Two: Hiring OD Pet Peeves

In the second part of AOAExcel's four-part Standing Out in an Interview Series, learn what not to do and say during an interview in order to avoid these hiring OD's pet peeves.

Standing Out in an Interview Part One: Body Language, Attitude, and Engagement

In the first part of AOAExcel's four-part Standing Out in an Interview Series, learn how doctors of optometry can use body language, attitude, and engagement to shine when interviewing for a position in a practice. Check back next week for Standing Out in an Interview Part Two: Hiring OD Pet Peeves.