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. CNA in a nursing home.
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  3. Patient Care Assistant
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  4. Any Comments for AZ?
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  5. would like advice on choosing nursing as a career
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  6. 12 hour night shifts-school & being a mom
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  7. Accelerated Nursing programs
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  8. Accelerated BSN or BSN/MSN?
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  9. MD/nursing: Is one more scientific than the other?
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  10. Best tips for staying ....
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  11. PLEASE HELP!! Assoc. degree RN vs. BSN-RN
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  12. L@@K should I upgrade from LPN to RN???
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  13. I have no idea what I want to do...
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  14. Happy Being a Nurse?
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  15. Getting into a nursing school in Chicago
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  16. getting into an accelerated program
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  17. confused about my choice
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  18. passed NCLEX-RN without nursing work experience
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  19. Confused and Bewildered
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  20. Shows(i.g. ER) depict nursing correctly?
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  21. Highest paid specialized nurse?
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  22. Any NURSE EXECUTIVES / ADMINISTRATORS out there?
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  23. lvn to rn?
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  24. I Got The Wrong Acceptance Letter!
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  25. Need advice on Work-Study Programs
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  26. permanent job site
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  27. Help please Re-Entering OB Nursing
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  28. Interested in Travel Nursing
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  29. nusing student info
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  30. What to ask in interviews
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  31. I need a job
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  32. Is there room for sensitive individuals in Nursing?
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  33. Is it for me?
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  34. Just starting out.  Advice?
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  35. wanting to change
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