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. H.S student N Maryland needs help!!!!
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  2. bachelor of nursing
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  3. working in the US
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  4. Nurse Aide advice
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  5. NCLEX preparation
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  6. oldest nursing student?
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  7. Evening Shift
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  8. need help!!
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  9. advice needed about moving to Australia
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  10. how do i get the training?
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    by bethjoe Mar 9, '05
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  11. Is ER good learning experience?
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  12. Day shift
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  13. What is the average starting salary for a new RN?
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  14. Anyone work at Summerlin Hospital in Las Vegas?
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  15. Other 'jobs' for LVN's?
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  16. Nursing AND IT technology?
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  17. Negotiating a New Job While Pregnant
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  18. Where Do I begin!!!!!!!!
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  19. Question To Nurses
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  20. MSN Degree? Does it matter which major?
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  21. When to tell my manager?
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  22. Can I?
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  23. Family friendly nursing, home care?
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  24. Are RN's able to get adequately paid Private Duty Cases?
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  25. Cannot Sleep!! Arrrrggg!
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  26. Flight nurse program
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  27. Need Help!!
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  28. Considering nursing need some advice and answers!
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  29. What type of degree/degrees are needed to become an RN?
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  30. Rue Education?
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  31. whats per diem?
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  32. I want to go from Medical Assistant to a Nurse
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  33. Help! Really want nursing as a second career but not sure how to do it....
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  34. How much of a paycut when switching from one area to another?
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  35. MSN What should I choose
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