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. CNA VS. LPN---give advice for a hs student
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  4. Anyone who is over 40 could not have children and working in maternity or pediatrics?
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  6. Hospital Nursing Orientation
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  7. How To Shadow A Nurse
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  8. Looking For New career Avenues
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  10. Can I redeem myself in NICU?  HOW?
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  11. ADN vs. BSN
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  12. Graduated 9/05 will take NCLEX 2/05, worry
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  13. Trying to decide between LVN boards and externship for summer
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  14. I need advice
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  15. tough decisions
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  16. Question about shifts for new grads
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  17. Family First Nursing Second
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  18. Do you always have to wait on a list to get in?
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  19. CNA Question
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  20. Registered Nurse in UK
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  21. How do you decide, RN or LVN?
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  22. I need some advice so bad!!!!!!
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  23. i need help!!!
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  24. Need Advice...shadowing
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  26. How difficult is nursing school?
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  27. C.N.A./G.N.A.  Interviews
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  28. Moving from Hospitality Management to Nursing school, Is this possible?
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  29. Fellowships filling up, need input..
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  30. Could someone tell me the following...
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  31. Salary vs Hourly pay?
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  32. direct hiring vs. agency
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  33. Some advice about direct hiring vs. agency needed
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  34. Final practicum and future career
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  35. NYC Nurses, please advise...
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