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. Happy settings for nursing
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    by cate1198 Jun 1, '05
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  2. I don't know where to go?
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    by rosiejo41 Jun 5, '05
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  3. Seeking encouragement to try new area of nursing
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    by Genista Jun 4, '05
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  4. What about www.trilliumhr.com ?
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    by OntCaRPN Jun 5, '05
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  5. Nurse Extern
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    by nurse051 Jun 4, '05
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  6. Nurses in Sports
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    by begalli Jun 2, '05
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  7. Need some advice to become independant nurse contractor
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    by Erbasketcase Jun 3, '05
  8. Considering a nursing career but my background is unrelated
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    by isnursing4me May 26, '05
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  9. Vent about schools, transferring credits, and dueling academic advisors...
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    by Keely-FutureRN Jun 1, '05
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  10. Finishing School at NYU undergrad.  Really want to be a nurse.  NEED ADVICE PLEASE
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    by littlenurse21 Apr 27, '05
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  11. Advice needed for new grad: Job search!
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    by kahlo May 26, '05
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  12. I Think I've Just About Had It.......
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    by VivaLasViejas May 15, '05
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  13. Thinking of changing directions in nursing
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    by Aragorn May 31, '05
  14. Applying to School: The Intent Statement
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    by nursemarc May 31, '05
  15. New Student, So many career questions
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    by SeekingNur May 30, '05
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  16. Nursing School Choice
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    by Pvt. Parts May 28, '05
  17. [B]ADN vs. BSN--what's the difference?[/B]
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    by Sarahe23 May 27, '05
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  18. please help with my thesis
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    by Nursesaremyheros May 27, '05
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  19. What to do...WHAT TO DO?!?! Please help!!!
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    by caseyrb Apr 5, '05
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  20. Specialty to fit Personality Type?
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    by RebaAdams May 14, '05
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  21. Having trouble dealing with drug addicts. Any advice?
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    by nurse94 May 23, '05
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  22. Exit interview!!!!
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    by pkoehler May 9, '05
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  23. Need Advice, Please!!
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    by smrtipntz May 15, '05
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  24. So young, but so confused!
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    by bmattina May 23, '05
  25. Graduated 2 years ago, had baby, just now looking for a job
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    by Meerkat May 22, '05
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  26. Would being a psych Nurse deter fy
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    by spiri1 May 21, '05
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  27. Question about Med/Surg floor nursing
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    by moliuchick May 21, '05
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  28. Which new grad job? ICU or ED ???
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    by RN05 May 20, '05
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  29. Any LPN jobs in Baltimore area?
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    by hreddevil29 May 21, '05
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  30. How to write a resume?
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    by joun May 20, '05
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  31. Just graduating
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    by csh7382 May 20, '05
  32. help me decide...where to work
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    by hunny_pye May 20, '05
  33. Bachelor Degree In Nursing
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    by BESTRONG May 19, '05
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  34. looking fo a entry level healthcare job
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    by jtorres May 18, '05
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  35. Considering a career in nursing
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    by jess91877 May 9, '05
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