Lisa Thorson

Lisa Thorson

I have been a recruiter for North Kansas City Hospital since 2007. I love my job - it is very rewarding. I have the opportunity to meet new people every day and connect people with a great career. My advice to job seekers is to be clear and concise when you complete job applications and information on your resume. These documents tell your story of how your job history and skills fit an open position. My favorite thing about the Northland is one minute you are seeing shopping areas and 5 minutes later you come across cows in a pasture.

Hot Jobs in Healthcare

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Laboratory Jobs

Jobs in the healthcare sector continue to grow faster than in almost any other industry in the U.S. In fact, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts the healthcare industry will add around 2.3 million jobs by 2024. North Kansas City Hospital is always on the lookout for exceptional people who have the talent and […]

7 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

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Make a Good First Impression

Your first impression can either energize or torpedo your networking opportunities. People make decisions about others in a matter of seconds. The good news is that there are always opportunities to enhance your presence at networking events, conferences, interviews or parties. Here are seven ways to make a great first impression. Prepare in Advance Do […]

The Gift of Constructive Criticism

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Feedback makes you better

We all love receiving glowing compliments about our work. But we don’t always love the sting of less-than-positive feedback that we occasionally get from a boss or coworker. While compliments are lovely and feed our egos, constructive criticism is a true gift. After a long career, I remember each of these sometime difficult conversations vividly. I […]