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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    by ktenor Jul 2
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  2. Need encouragement with job routes
    by RN82013 Jul 2
  3. I want to quit
    by anonrn1 Jun 20
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    lauraaristo
  4. Mid-Life Career Change to Nursing
    by Mike1982 Jun 13
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    sistrmoon
  5. Confused?
    by tayy'mac Jun 30
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    HouTx
  6. nursery nurse to a different specialty
    by debprn17 Jun 21
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    ruralgirl08
  7. Does My Dream Job Exist
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  8. Ambulatory Surgical/Outpatient surgical centers:how to find a job here?
    by irishlynn5 Jun 26
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  9. What kind of nurse should I be?
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    Cohiba
  10. When an employer asks 'what's the lowest wage you are willing to accept'...
    by Nola009 Oct 30, '13
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    smartnurse1982
  11. Does Texas BON allow RN's to apply eyelashes?
    by Tinkerbellcb Apr 6, '11
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    HouTx
  12. First Job
    by Elk.rn Jun 26
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    HouTx
  13. LPN or RN
    by Ab05 Jun 25
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    Ab05
  14. Interview Question Suggestion
    by beautifulife90 Jun 24
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    beautifulife90
  15. Nursing "branch" with the most flexibility.
    by ritit123 Jun 24
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    mhy12784
  16. Teaching vs nursing?
    by rinaldi022 Jun 23
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    mmc51264
  17. Too many questions
    by danceyrun Jun 23
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    rinskins
  18. nurse vs. social worker
    by rinaldi022 Jun 21
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    RNsRWe
  19. How to I bill medicare?
    by cmnickerson Jun 23
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    MrChicagoRN
  20. Trauma ICU at Portland hospitals
    by osuRN86 Jun 18
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    HouTx
  21. Confused!Missed Manager call; called them back but no response
    by Depressnewgrad Jun 19
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    caliotter3
  22. Need helpful advice
    by desireemiranda Jun 22
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    sadiemae1123
  23. Nursing to Doctor
    by pre-unsure Jun 21
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    TheCommuter
  24. Being a SAHM after graduation
    by KatarinaCoffman Jun 15
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  25. Accepted new job, not returning after maternity leave
    by rnnurse1981 Jun 20
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    JuliaRNMSN
  26. Hospice nurse burnout: ER?
    by alyiana May 25
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  27. can old dogs learn new tricks?
    by eaus Jun 19
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  28. All the Nurse Residency Programs you ever wanted
    FAQs by creative scholar Aug 27, '09
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  29. RN pay in Florida
    by rntncc Jun 17
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  30. Best Job Before Nursing School?
    by KatyAverill Jun 20
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    littlemznurse
  31. New hire as charge nurse in ALF
    by MissKC819 Jun 20
  32. LPN school what to expect?
    by yohamysgonzalez Jun 19
  33. Hiring Managers please answer
    by syckgyrrl Jun 18
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  35. Age in Nursing
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