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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  10. Advice about leaving my first position
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  11. Ineligible for rehire
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  12. Mt. Sac CNA 6 week program
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  18. Pregnant/New Job - when to tell employer
    Poll by SharkPuppy Apr 23
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  19. Applying for a new job
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    by Sparkles4 Apr 25
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  21. Should I apply for a per diem job now if I plan to be away for all of Sept?
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  23. Whats the next step after CNA?
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