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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  18. Thinking that nursing is not for me afterall. Advice, please.
    by Wildcat_RN Sep 19, '12
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  19. I need HELP!!! Job shadow after interview!!!!!!!!!!!!
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