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. How soon after graduation to start a family?
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  2. A question for all managers and recruiters for New Grad porgrams!!!!
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  3. Is there REALLY such a thing as overachieving?
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  4. schedules and new nurse hirees
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  5. Choice Between Adn Vs Bsn
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  6. what can nurses do besides "nurse"?
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  7. nursing student inquiring about houston
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  8. I must be out of my mind
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  9. Need career advice, direction!
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    by KatieBell Apr 22, '05
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  10. Being an LPN with Hep C.
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    by tweety bird Apr 16, '05
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  11. Confused about possible nursing career..advice needed!
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    by sarahnf Apr 21, '05
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  12. Advice re:  RNs working in insurance or legal firms
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    by paulamac Apr 21, '05
  13. CNM vs Womens health NP
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  14. Discouraged Older Student
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  15. I need advice/opinion on Nephrology Nursing career
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  16. Slow Paced Nursing
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  17. My Career Path...hopefully
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  18. Need advice on choosing a specialty
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  19. Any PHD nurses out there?
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  20. Questions about becoming a CNA
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    by AmieLa Apr 18, '05
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  21. A GREAT Interview Experience!!!
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  22. Accelerated 2nd Bachelor Program?
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    by biobarbie Apr 6, '05
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  23. Better the College/Univ. Better the Job
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  24. Brainstorming some possible summer jobs...any thoughts?
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    by AshcroftAnnie Apr 11, '05
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  25. Dermatological Nursing
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    by nursecrickett Apr 12, '05
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  26. UK nursing question
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    by Ottalie Apr 14, '05
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  27. Please Help!!!
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    by chrissienurse Apr 13, '05
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  28. Difficult questions from job interview
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  29. Should I postpone starting a family?
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    by jenjen22 Mar 30, '05
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  30. To all those who listened to me gripe about what i want to do with my life...
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  31. Working with kids!
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    by Jeff555 Apr 13, '05
  32. how to choose a first job
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  33. Will my first degree help?
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    by dettwiller5 Apr 10, '05
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  34. Do internships count as "experiences"??
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    by imastudent Apr 9, '05
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  35. Guidance re "losing skills" and esoteric specialties
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