Donna Kosteva, RPh, M.Ed.
Donna Kosteva, RPh, M.Ed.
Donna Kosteva, RPh, M.Ed., is a graduate of Temple University School of Pharmacy and a registered pharmacist and career counselor. Her experience spans across hospital, retail, long-term care, and medical education settings. From student to retiree, her focus is on assisting pharmacists to maximize their professional career development and personal success.
Articles
Jul 30, 2018 @08:23 PM
Sunscreen has been around for a long time.

Jul 20, 2018 @03:49 AM
Tallin's nearly 600 year old pharmacy Raeapteek offers an in depth view into the practice of pharmacy in Estonia.

May 1, 2018 @01:00 PM
Those who have been putting off making vacation plans or taking personal days should think again.

Apr 6, 2018 @12:00 PM
Years of acquiring skills and accomplishments could wind up working against you if your resume is tired and an old-school format.

Mar 24, 2018 @02:00 PM
Don't sweat the small talk in a face-to-face network situation.

Mar 15, 2018 @06:45 PM
There are 4 skills to take you from being a good team player to a great one.

Jul 8, 2016 @12:42 PM
Starting a new job can be exciting, but the first days or weeks can feel overwhelming.

Jun 16, 2016 @03:54 AM
Before you say, I quit," make sure it's for the right reasons.

Jun 6, 2016 @04:36 AM
If you spend part of your day on Facebook, it should come as no surprise that your current or potential employer does the same.

May 24, 2016 @01:44 AM
Like many pharmacists who travel abroad, getting a glimpse of the local pharmacy scene is always on my itinerary.

May 16, 2016 @04:43 AM
Many preliminary and final interviews for pharmacy jobs are conducted over the phone.

Mar 30, 2016 @11:08 AM
Technology has transformed the entire job search and hiring process, making networking more essential than ever.

Mar 10, 2016 @02:23 AM
Next week brings our nation's greatest teambuilding event: March Madness.

Mar 2, 2016 @09:11 AM
Applying for a federal pharmacy job can be challenging yet rewarding professional opportunity.

Feb 24, 2016 @08:29 AM
Hiring the best candidate isn't easy, but it's one of the most important aspects of running a successful pharmacy.

Feb 9, 2016 @06:34 AM
Behavioral interviewing techniques are becoming more popular among employers and hiring managers.

Jan 19, 2016 @04:58 AM
Pharmacists looking to interview for a new job in 2016 can learn a lot from the NFL interview process.

Jan 7, 2016 @01:51 AM
The term golden handcuffs" describes highly compensated employees who stay at a corporation instead of moving from company to company.

Dec 29, 2015 @05:47 AM
Career resolutions can pay off in both big and small ways.

Dec 7, 2015 @03:50 AM
Paying it forward in the workplace can have a clear effect on relationships, productivity, and positivity.

Nov 18, 2015 @02:27 AM
Pharmacists can't control what their boss will say or write in their evaluation, but they can respond to feedback.

Nov 10, 2015 @03:10 AM
It's time to move forward with these job search strategies for pharmacists seeking work.

Oct 9, 2015 @02:13 AM
As you celebrate American Pharmacists Month, take a moment to reconnect with your mentor.

Oct 6, 2015 @01:03 AM
As you celebrate American Pharmacists Month, take a moment to ask a colleague why they chose pharmacy.

Oct 1, 2015 @03:49 AM
Although most pharmacists will not have their annual review until December or the New Year, now is the time to begin thinking about how you can prepare for it.

Sep 23, 2015 @01:16 AM
The tongue-in-cheek adage pertains to pharmacists' roles today.

Sep 17, 2015 @02:43 AM
Although the US job market is improving, recent pharmacy school grads are struggling to get hired.

Sep 14, 2015 @04:35 AM
Business cards continue to serve as an opportunity for human interaction in an otherwise digital world.