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. Nasty situation - need advice
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  3. Should a new grad go straight to the OR??
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    by Tibbymc Aug 30, '05
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  4. Question from pre-nursing student.
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    by kreedanthi Sep 1, '05
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  5. LVN or ADN before BSN
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    by wants2BRN Aug 19, '05
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  6. Thoughts/advice re:being lowballed??
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    by velardern Aug 29, '05
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  7. Is 3rd shift all there is for new nurses?
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    by Wannabe2 Jul 26, '05
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  8. Hating RN life...Is life as an NP really better?
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    by NurseCherlove Aug 27, '05
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  9. Wouldn´t it be an ASSET to take Spanish?
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    by comport Aug 27, '05
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  10. Resume question - minimizing education to get job
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    by criminology girl Aug 24, '05
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  11. From Insurance to Nursing
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    by YIAMSOMEBODY Aug 13, '05
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  12. Career advice
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  13. General career questions-Travel Nursing, cont. ed.
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  14. Agency vs. Hospital
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  15. When to plan a pregnancy
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  16. I Quit
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    by nelcoy4 Aug 11, '05
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  17. Any advice on Kaiser Permanente?
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    by nursecrickett Aug 25, '05
  18. Any Hospitals ,nursing homes ,etc offer Paid apprenticeship/internship to be a Lpn ?
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    by goodgirl1977 Aug 19, '05
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  19. Should a new grad go straight into the ER?
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  20. Nursing Assistant - How?
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  21. Nursing Refresher Courses?????
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  22. Share your thoughts
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  23. I Need Help
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  24. question about nursing and back problems
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  25. legal nurse consulting
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  26. Nursing entrance test study guide
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  27. Transitioning from BSN to MBA - Need Advice
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  28. need advice
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  29. Nursing Magazines
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  30. pre-nursing student has a ?
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  31. Frustrated & ready to leave nursing... (long)
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  32. columbus Ohio LPN looking for LPN to RN Program
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  33. how should i start?
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    by moonbowling Aug 15, '05
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  34. advice on nursing classes
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  35. advice needed off topic
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