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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  8. What to do?
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  9. Is it easier to be accepted into the LPN program or the ASN/BSN program?
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  11. Starting as an RN with VA hospital
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  13. Paramedic-turned-RN advice
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  14. Need help deciding about a job
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  15. Which route? NP or MSN in education?
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  16. Educational question
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  17. New grad - St. Louis
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  18. Switching fields from Nursing to Law enforcement
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  19. job offers... or not?
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  27. -To all the nurses who chose the nursing path than the physician path...
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