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. Leaving a temporary position for a permanent one?
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    by Kudra Jun 30, '04
  2. Nursing career with back/knee injuries?
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    by kirsten35 Jun 28, '04
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  3. 8 month old, pre-reqs and clinicals, can it be done?
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    by krissypoo Jun 11, '04
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  4. Moving in 1-2 years. Go to school here or in new homestate?
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    by glopa Jun 24, '04
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  5. Specialize right away OR Med-Surg???
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    by NurseyBaby'05 Jun 28, '04
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  6. student in need of advice
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    by hopeful student Jun 17, '04
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  7. I need help
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    by Naphiri Jun 25, '04
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  8. Nursing Homes vs. Hospitals???
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    by tiff_faith2001 Jun 26, '04
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  9. New Grad + Rough Start = Career Advice Needed
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    by NJRN04 Jun 25, '04
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  10. What jobs can I get with my BSN without being an RN?
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    by doodlebug914 Jun 21, '04
  11. Need Help-scared And Worried!
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    by jackson Jun 20, '04
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    Hellllllo Nurse
  12. Advantage/Disadvantages of Pool work
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    by Nalini Jun 18, '04
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    IamRN
  13. Tech job at hospital?
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    by kcan2 Jun 18, '04
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    Hellllllo Nurse
  14. Is a Friday a good day to job hunt?
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    by J Lynn Jun 17, '04
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    Havin' A Party!
  15. Respiratory therapy vs. nursing
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    by NiobiusSwan Jun 9, '04
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  16. Gay/Lesbian?  How out are you?
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    by MassLPN2005 Jun 15, '04
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    missmercy
  17. How can I get into OB-GYN????
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    by moliuchick Jun 13, '04
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    webbiedebbie
  18. iS GOING THRU REVIEW BOOKS ENOUGH
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    by caringhrt63 Jun 10, '04
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    nightingale
  19. Career path to a RN....
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    by Hodge Jun 6, '04
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    DUCKGIRL
  20. prep for gre
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    by BSNgrad2004 Jun 9, '04
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    HillaryC
  21. What masters degree is for me? And, Career advice please!!PLEASE HELP
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    by t2000JC Jun 10, '04
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  22. i'm non immigrant here
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    by dollymodi Jun 9, '04
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  23. info about forensic nursing/ SANE?
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    by mountaineer830 Jun 9, '04
  24. CPR, etc.
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    by HididiScribbler Jun 3, '04
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  25. All about GPA's
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    by chiliwings Jun 5, '04
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  26. CNA moving soon...need advice
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    by sherichance Jun 2, '04
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  27. sometimes I just don't know what I want to be when I grow up!
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    by jusjan67 Apr 22, '04
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  28. On-line college advice
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    by fourblessings Jun 3, '04
  29. online RN to BSN
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    by katzrkool May 28, '04
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  30. Need advice about getting job
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    by Berta May 11, '04
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  31. What to do after BSN in Sweden?
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    by Swedandy May 8, '04
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  32. I became a CNA today!!!!!!
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    by Purple Princess Apr 21, '04
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  33. Advice ADN vs BSN/already have BA
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    by Jethro64 May 20, '04
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    Havin' A Party!
  34. Should I be feeling a "calling?"
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    by Maryspam May 25, '04
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  35. O/R nursing -> agency?
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    by Jackie F. May 29, '04
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