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. To all those who listened to me gripe about what i want to do with my life...
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    by t2000JC Apr 11, '05
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  2. Working with kids!
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    by Jeff555 Apr 13, '05
  3. how to choose a first job
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    by cicf2005 Apr 10, '05
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    suzanne4
  4. Will my first degree help?
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    by dettwiller5 Apr 10, '05
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    BETSRN
  5. Do internships count as "experiences"??
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    by imastudent Apr 9, '05
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    suzanne4
  6. Guidance re "losing skills" and esoteric specialties
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    by humglum Apr 7, '05
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    Marie_LPN, RN
  7. Slowly getting used to night shift, Ambien and other issues...
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    by estrogen Apr 8, '05
  8. Trying to get hard-to-get job... need advice
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    by NurseCard Mar 27, '05
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    RN4NICU
  9. job search like hitting a brick wall...
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    by Purple Princess Apr 6, '05
  10. How do u get a hospital to pay for your degree?
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    by SNURSEG_2B Apr 4, '05
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  11. Difficult questions from job interrview
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    by Snowwhite Apr 5, '05
  12. CNA Training NYC Metro area
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    by najahlei Apr 5, '05
  13. Career change
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    by abatd Apr 4, '05
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    llg
  14. LPN or RN? How to choose?
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    by JNEB Apr 4, '05
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    live4today
  15. Working during an accelerated BSN program
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    by WhatToDo Mar 30, '05
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    lblamons
  16. Choose Assoc. deg., Diplom., BSN??
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    by meryhart Apr 4, '05
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    mom2michael
  17. ALOHA!  need help!
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    by Scottyhawaii Mar 28, '05
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    zenman
  18. Medsurg or Specialty unit?????
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    by Mander2 Mar 31, '05
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  19. How hard is it to make the trans from LVN to RN
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    by rachw Apr 1, '05
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    USA987
  20. Starting in Community Health Nursing
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    by Ranger12 Apr 1, '05
  21. Any know about BloodSource?
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    by LLLRN Mar 31, '05
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    LLLRN
  22. please help
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    by myakins Mar 31, '05
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    jamy
  23. Nursing Fear
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    by Sailingshoes Mar 30, '05
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  24. Anyone work for Kaiser?
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    by Nurse2B2005 Mar 26, '05
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  25. Nursing career - how does it fit with having a family?
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    by secondfiddle Mar 29, '05
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    BETSRN
  26. How Do I Tell My Nurse Manager I've Had A Change Of Heart?
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    by VJRN Mar 27, '05
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  27. taking care of Aunt with MS
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    by libbersmom Mar 28, '05
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    talaxandra
  28. Starting Out
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    by ikatiana21 Mar 28, '05
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  29. Starting on my own
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    by PedsNurse04 Mar 25, '05
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    Tomskatt
  30. Is starting at $21.40/hr low for a new grad?
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    by naddy Jul 13, '03
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    MaleRN2B
  31. has anyone ever had a complaint filed against them????
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    by missthing Mar 26, '05
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    SmilingBluEyes
  32. Career advice needed
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    by nursebraswell Mar 15, '05
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    deemarie65
  33. can anyone suggest anything?
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    by stg786 Mar 25, '05
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    suzanne4
  34. Whats the better way to go?
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    by EmmalynsMommy Mar 23, '05
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  35. How do you feel about ADN nurses?
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    by Stacy W Feb 25, '05
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    Marie_LPN, RN
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