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A moment in time with the Dry Eye Queen- Patti Barkey, COE

I personally owe much to Patti Barkey, as we have been friends for 20 years, she recommended that I become a recruiter, and was my very first client. These last 14 years, I worked on my recruiting business, and Patti on…

see you at vision expo west!

Take advantage of the captive audience at Vision Expo West Everyone wins in Vegas! Putting your career opportunity in front of the largest gathering of eye care professionals in the world has never been easier. On top of the already amazing program…

Eyecessorize Highlights Children’s Eyewear Trends, Tips for Back-to-School on ‘The Daily Buzz’

  On Thursday, Aug. 29, Eyecessorize - The Vision Council’s fashion eyewear campaign - secured a TV placement on "The Daily Buzz," a nationally syndicated morning show that reaches more than 1.3 million viewers every day. Lifestyle reporter Katlean de Monchy shared…

security flaw in internet puts millions at risk. create the perfect password!

COFFEEKLEENEX2DOGS   A bug in certain security features of the internet that has potentially allowed hackers to gain access to sensitive info undetected for the past two years. You can read more about the bug here. While your sensitive information such…

3 Questions all Candidates should ask when interviewing!

Author: Kathy Rapp 7 Questions Great Candidates Ask"(“7 Questions Great Candidates Ask"), was a good read, and so figured I better pony up with some of my favorite questions to add to the mix. They weren’t bad, but they were way…

How to undo a bad hire!

Like it or not, you’re eventually going to make a bad hire. Even if you do everything right in the hiring process, you'll find that it still doesn't work out about a third of the time. So instead of beating yourself…

Are you ready for the 4th of July? Know your flag and firework laws!

  No law requires Americans to gleefully wave flags and light up the sky with fireworks every Fourth of July, but there are some definite rules and regulations that cover both the grand ol' American flag and the fireworks that fly with…

Ever wondered on how to get started??

Recently we got a message from one of our friends on how to get started in different aspect of the industry.  Maybe you to had this kinda of question? Dear imatters; I need some help, I am a certified optician with…

Gene Mutations and Nearsightedness

  People have long taken for granted that glasses and contact lenses improve vision for nearsightedness, but the genetic factors behind the common condition have remained blurry. Now researchers at Duke Medicine are closer to clearing this up. Mutations in a gene…

Is Your Career Asleep at the Wheel?

If you feel like your career has stalled and you‘re simply coasting through the work day, it’s time to wake up and get your career back on track! Want to jumpstart your career?  Here are 7 tips to put your career…