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 Do you know When Nursing is for you?
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    by Triple A's Jun 22, '05
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  2. Opinions needed!
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    by JahbingRN Jun 29, '05
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  3. Health Concerns
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    by Allioop Jun 29, '05
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    Jessy_RN
  4. LPN looking for alternatives to traditional nursing
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    by one_morning_star Jun 17, '05
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  5. Patient care Associate Program???
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    by lost_as_an_easteregg Jun 29, '05
  6. Just need some advice
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    by Spoiled1 Jun 24, '05
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  7. New Grad ready to quit...
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    by nelligolitely Jun 13, '05
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  8. best way to apply for a job?
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    by inwyte Jun 28, '05
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  9. have you ever left nursing for something totally different?
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    by Genevieve RN Jun 17, '05
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  10. interviewing in Bakersfield
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    by SeekingChange Jun 24, '05
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  11. No luck in finding Nursing job.
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    by brotherbear Jun 13, '05
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  12. What unit can be the best for me?
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    by Woman_in_love Jun 25, '05
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    dosamigos76
  13. Anyone here an RN working for a plastic surgeon?
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    by NickieLea Jun 25, '05
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  14. How do I get experience in other specialty areas?
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    by LynRN04 Jun 21, '05
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  15. Specialties
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    by ghost Jun 18, '05
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  16. Rn to Pa????
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    by wildflower05 Jun 23, '05
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    traumaRUs
  17. Totally Freaking Frustrated, Annoyed and Worried
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    by Serenyd Jun 23, '05
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  18. Interview with any LPN, RN, BSN
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    by TallToombs Jun 23, '05
  19. Considering nursing career.....ADN or BSN??
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    by cdm369 Jun 7, '05
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  20. HELP!! New, Unknown PICU or Comfy ER !?!
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    by DaisyRN, ACNP Jun 23, '05
  21. Diploma or ADN??
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    by jaylynn67 Jun 22, '05
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  22. Does B.A. + A.D.N. = B.S.N. for promotions
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    by futurenp Jun 17, '05
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  23. Be sure about Nursing
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    by 2bnurseguy_2005 Jun 22, '05
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  24. Advice to a soon be New Grad
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    by mudd92 Jun 19, '05
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  25. I Need Help in my Career Path! Please Read
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    by Mia2005 Jun 20, '05
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  26. Interview Tips Please
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    by ConkyTonker Jun 21, '05
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  27. Cancelled Again!!!!
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    by Haunted Jun 20, '05
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    live4today
  28. Interested in being a surgical tech - any advice
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    by jen1795 Apr 24, '05
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    TypicalFish
  29. Tips to find jobs in CA (SF area)
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    by aya_inoue Jun 14, '05
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  30. I Am a Steve Miller Band Song
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    by ConkyTonker Jun 15, '05
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  31. Nursing or Radiology Tech...Change Career
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    by 2bnurseguy_2005 Jun 16, '05
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  32. coming back to nursing - need advice
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    by jill4058 Jun 18, '05
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  33. Mistake with new job?
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    by kittiesareus Jun 17, '05
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  34. RN mentors help new nurses thrive
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    by pickledpepperRN Jun 18, '05
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  35. Nursing Advice Needed
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    by gnh450@comcast.net Jun 16, '05
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