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. Where are the good websites????
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  2. What online RN to BSN do u recommend?
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  3. Student wanting to look at all options
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  4. Having a job while in nursing school
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  5. Job market for new grad in Southern California
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  6. interview advice
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  7. Is a certificate worth it?
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  8. Need a Night Job to go to Nursing school during the day
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  9. I so want to be a nurse.......but
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  10. Salary Negotiation
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  11. Considering moving to FT 8 hour shifts, please advise...
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  12. CNA License Could I work In a Hospital?
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  13. Curious-why not another helping profession?
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  14. Nursing School Application
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  15. reputable placement agency/ recruiters??
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  16. Considering Nursing school, need advice
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  17. NP gerontology: typical day
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  18. Portfolio for an Interview?
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  19. still wanting to be a nurse  after failing twice in an RN program
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  20. A&P Quandry
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  21. When taking care of elderly parents damages your career
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  22. Please help! What are the pros and cons for being a dialysis nurse?
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  23. Differences Usa/Sweden Nursing
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  24. Excelsior College Clinical Help
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  25. Any 2nd career RNs going back to their previous careers???
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  26. Deciding on wether to be an RN or LPN; HELP!
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  27. Just starting tomorrow...
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  28. just graduated high school...
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  29. What to do in this situation?
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  30. Majoring in Biology?
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  31. Hello, my name is Kathi and I need some
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  32. Please advise... HELP!
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  33. Who gives the PRN's during change of shift?
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  34. Weaknesses?
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  35. Seeking advice in regards to study and working in B.C.
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