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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  12. I want to become a nurse, but I already have a MA in a different field - advice?
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  14. Cover letter for NP seeking RN position
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  15. Licensing
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  17. Fortis Institute at Nashville
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  18. Telephonic Case Management Question
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