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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  17. can i go into the nursing field even though i am math dyslexic?
    by AngelBeat19 Apr 5
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  18. Whats the next step after CNA?
    by mzsuccess Apr 25
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    kiszi
  19. paperwork?
    by bargraphix Apr 11
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  20. Nearly a graduate and want to go away
    by Milk2014 Apr 25
  21. Thinking about getting out of nursing.
    by RNBSNTX Mar 19
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    RNBSNTX
  22. Wish to work in outpatient settings
    by musaRN Apr 24
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  23. Medical Asst., LPN, or CNA?
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