Standing Out – think bigger, go further


Leadership in Medicine – Part 1

Leadership is a critical skill that evolves over time. The past two years have taught us, amongst other things, that how we lead teams during crises […]

Get out of your own way and build your professional network

  What is networking? “Are you daunted by the prospect of networking? Think of it as a professional friendship”- Anita Fletcher It’s a word used extensively […]

Changing roles or careers

Four things to consider before you make the change Doctors in the medical field do not always have career choices that are available in other industries. […]

Standout Medical Careers Podcast Episode 3 – Dr Antonio Di Dio

Welcome back to Standout Medical Careers, the series of conversations with doctors about all things medical career. I’m Anita Fletcher. In today’s episode we meet Dr […]

Could your CV use a refresh?

On March 30, Standout Medical Careers will be partnering with MIGA to present an MIGA members only webinar to help graduating medical students, doctors in training […]

The pandemic takes its toll on doctors’ careers

How COVID-19 has challenged not just doctors’ workloads but their career paths COVID-19 has affected everyone in some way in the past two years. No-one has […]

Standout Medical Careers Podcast

Every day doctors share with me inspiring stories about the challenges and joys of a career in medicine and the other experiences their skills and interests […]

MedHeads Podcast

MedHeads is a weekly podcast that “brings a biopsychosocial focus to issues of the day”. I was thrilled to be a special guest on the Medheads […]

Proven ways to position you as the candidate employers want to entice into their organisations.

Standing Out in Your Medical Workplace and Beyond Do you struggle to stand out from your peers who have similar experience and qualifications? To start with, […]

Stepping Up in Medicine Is Commonplace

As I was writing last month about how to stand out in your medical workplace, Peta Hughes, a third-year medical student from Canberra, wrote of her […]

Standout Medical Careers Podcast Episode 1 – Dr Ashna Basu

Today’s episode is about one doctor’s journey to deciding on a career pathway. My guest is Dr Ashna Basu, a Sydney doctor who will be embarking […]

The work that happens behind the scenes

As we near the end of the year in which this resonated with us all so strongly, no doubt we will reflect on the lengths to […]

Canberra Doctor article July 2021 – Articulating Your Value at Medical Interviews

Canberra Doctor July 2021 article – Articulating Your Value It’s a pleasure to contribute to July’s ‘Canberra Doctor’ publication and be a part of AMA ACT’s […]
Coaching Life Article by Anita Fletcher

Coaching Life article – career tips for medical practitioners

In this article for Coaching Life magazine I shared 6 Ways Career Coaches Can Help Doctors . I hope you find some useful insights about navigating […]
Standout Medical Careers and Careers in Space

Careers In Space article

In August 2020 I was invited by Careers In Space to write an article for their website. Amazing opportunities outside traditional settings exist for medical practitioners.