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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  3. what's different between working in the military or a public hospital?
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  12. Part time for new grad
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  13. Health Care Improvement Specialist
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  14. How to quit?---urgent advice requested
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  15. Yes I Would Recommend Nursing!
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  16. Advice for a New Grad
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  17. Reactivating license- need some advice for CE's
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  19. CNA Training Schools
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  20. Anyone who is over 40 could not have children and working in maternity or pediatrics?
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  26. Can I redeem myself in NICU?  HOW?
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  28. Graduated 9/05 will take NCLEX 2/05, worry
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  29. Trying to decide between LVN boards and externship for summer
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  31. tough decisions
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  32. Question about shifts for new grads
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  34. Do you always have to wait on a list to get in?
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