TITLE

How do I switch from medicine?

AUTHOR(S)
Willmott, Ben; Moran, Michael; Lees, John
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
People Management;Oct2011, p66
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents pieces of advice to a medical doctor who is also a chartered member of the British Chartered Institute of Personnel and Developmen (CIPD), who is planning on transitioning to the third sector as a senior manager, focusing on well-being at work. Ben Willmott, senior human resources (HR) capability consultant at CIPD says the doctor's credentials would give him an edge over candidates from more traditional backgrounds.
ACCESSION #
67063747

 

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