Nursing Career Advice

Nurses need career advice from time to time regarding how to land the perfect job, what to say in that interview, enhance a resume, advance their education, or just generally move from one specialty area to another. This forum will discuss these topics as well as offer assistance to the individual considering nursing as a career. We all wish that at some point we had a place to come and get the pearl that made a difference. Please show us your pearls of wisdom.

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  11. Do I have to tell my FT job about PRN position at another agency?
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  16. Got A Bad Performance Evaluation
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  17. Flu clinic job offer...sending vaccine to my house?
    by theeskimo Sep 8
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  18. Want to leave Bedside. What are my options?
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  19. hospital nursing job question
    by talker2584 Sep 17
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  20. Which position is better for a new RN?
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    firstinfamily
  21. Should I or shouldn't I?  Please Help!!!
    by RN -Williams Sep 15
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  22. Night shift survival!!!
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  27. 2 weeks notice help
    by medic978 Sep 10
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  28. 2 Career Paths - Nursing or Engineering
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