123RF.com/rido 8 questions answered about this alternative career path
No matter how tired I’ve been of clinical medicine, I’ve never regretted learning what I have learned. I would miss the information if I quit medicine – this is why internal consulting is so appealing as an alternative career path. I’d be in a position where I would be able to use the information I have, learn more but be removed from the clinical grind that contributes to burnout.
I’m also at a point in my life where traditional (external) consulting wouldn’t be feasible. Many consulting jobs will require 70% travel