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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  1. Would part time work be better?
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  2. how to work abroad step by step..
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  3. help?
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  4. To become a nurse or not
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  5. How much longer is it actually?
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  6. Who feels new grads should definately start on med/surg unit?
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  7. Advice on choosing a starting point in nursing
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  8. RN refresher programs
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    by SSCOTT818 Jul 23, '06
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  9. Question about prescription...
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    by Mississippi_RN Aug 9, '06
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  10. ANA: New Impaired Nurses Resource Center
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  11. How do you specialize in nursing?
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    by downwardspiral4 Aug 7, '06
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  12. In need of advice
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    by Giants8307 Jul 22, '06
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  13. rehabilitation aide?
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    by The Bell Jar Aug 2, '06
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  14. Helping nursing staff cope with drug diversion investigation
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    by NRSKarenRN Jul 24, '06
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  15. Request from Experienced Nurses
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    by abrainerd Jul 26, '06
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  16. become nurse with drug charge?
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    by walel Mar 31, '06
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  17. RN refresher course needed?
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    by GeorgiaBoy61 Aug 1, '06
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  18. is height a problem?
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  19. Please...
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    by Finallyy Jul 29, '06
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  20. Questions about Nursing programs!! please help
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    by esra810 Sep 22, '04
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  21. CNA prior to RN School?
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    by Coco06 Jul 27, '06
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  22. Moved and after one month want to go back home
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    by Kb_09 Jul 27, '06
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  23. Want to be a Nurse..need advice
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    by erikg Jul 28, '06
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  24. From Nursing to Doctor
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    by narcissistic Jul 28, '06
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  25. Changing jobs and pregnant
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    by porterwoman Jul 26, '06
  26. reference check from closed facility
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    by Ms.RN Jul 21, '06
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  27. RN: Hospital Diploma Program vs BSN ??
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    by FillyGal Jul 15, '06
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  28. How to know if nursing is for me!
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    by wackyj2000 Jun 15, '06
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  29. Considering Nursing Career Question?
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    by jasonhbaum Jul 19, '06
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  30. Best Place To Start Working
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  31. How does one become a nursing assistant?
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    by americanbeauty Jul 18, '06
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  32. Nursing--->Med Sch
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    by RasberryTea Jul 16, '06
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  33. Full-Time vs Per Diem
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    by ex1140 Jul 10, '06
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  34. LPN Before RN?
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    by mushypot Jul 17, '06
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  35. Career Change
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