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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  2. Questions about Nursing as a Second Career (for a 37 yr old male w/ an IT backgrd)...
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  5. Should I or should I not BECOME A NURSE??!
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  6. 2 yr wait list-what to do until then? Suggestions?
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  10. job questions
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  11. Big Difference between RNs with a Diploma vs an Associates Degree?
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  12. Prereqs Advise PLEASE
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  13. Does the school really matter?
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  14. Did some of you feel like you would never make it though school?
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  16. Medical Career Advice
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  17. (almost) new grad has question about device used at potential hospital..
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  18. Advice on nursing  school
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  19. Grades in Graduate School
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  20. First Interview
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  21. Career Advice for Potential Nurse
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  22. MSN advice
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  23. Nursing and pregnancy
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  24. Any RN's change focus to naturopathy?
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  25. The post about...
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  28. Career Conundrum - It is a long one
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  30. Information about a career in nicu nursing??
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  31. Evening class nursing programs-?middle Tn
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  32. Seriously Considering Nursing
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  34. Shoud I just do it??
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  35. career advice needed from happy-with-their-jobs nurses
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