Do you want to keep your traditional career through PCSing? Today’s guest has successfully maintained her career in the healthcare industry throughout frequent moves and is here to share her tips and advice with you!

Victoria Merauti Adams, DNP, MSN, FNP-C is a Family Nurse Practitioner and the Clinical Lead for the New York General Medicine team at Babylon Health. With nearly two decades of experience in healthcare, Victoria has recently obtained her Doctorate in Nursing Practice at the top of her class at the University of North Florida. She is driven to be at the forefront of the future of healthcare and has initiated policies at her workplace to improve telehealth for her patients. In her spare time, Victoria enjoys hiking, nature photography and traveling with her husband. 

Things we discussed in this episode:

  • How the impacts of moving affect your traditional career
  • How to get on the same page with your spouse
  • Navigating state requirements
  • How to get organized
  • How to prepare for interviews
  • Questions to ask during interviews
  • Should you share with employers that you are a military spouse
  • Advice for health care professionals PCSing
  • How to keep pushing (or not) when you are drained in a job
  • Switching from a traditional role into telemedicine
  • Tips for working from home

Meet Laura:

Laura Briggs is empowering the freelance generation. Through her public speaking, coaching, and writing, she helps freelancers build the business of their dreams without sacrificing all their time, family, or sanity. Laura burned out as an inner-city middle school teacher before becoming an accidental freelancer with a Google search for “how to become a freelance writer.” Since then, she’s become a contributor to Entrepreneur, Business Insider, and Writer’s Weekly. She worked for more than 300 clients around the world including Microsoft, Truecar, and the Mobile Marketing Association. She’s delivered two TEDx talks on the power of the freelance economy for enabling freedom and flexibility and how it’s being used to address the technical skills gap in the U.S. Laura is the host of the Advanced Freelancing podcast, a sought-after public speaker on the gig and digital freelance economy, and a freelance coach focused on aspiring six-figure freelancers. Laura’s books, courses, and coaching have reached over 11,000 people.

As a military spouse, Laura is passionate about serving her community and founded Operation Freelance, a nonprofit organization that teaches veterans and military spouses how to become freelancers and start their own business.

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