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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  6. Surviving Higher Education and Changing Job Desriptions
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  7. job fair job offer
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  8. Nurse case manager question
    by Tnyce Feb 19
  9. Career advice for low self esteem
    by syckgyrrl Feb 18
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  10. Thinking that nursing is not for me afterall. Advice, please.
    by Wildcat_RN Sep 19, '12
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    QueenMangin
  11. I need HELP!!! Job shadow after interview!!!!!!!!!!!!
    by bambooboo Jan 2
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    StoneRN515
  12. Insight into State Oral Examination/Appraisal?
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  13. Question about accepting a job offer
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  14. Call to all RNs interesting in being shadowed by a nursing student for 1-2 days
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  15. pre-employment tests
    by lola0817 Feb 16
  16. Aurora; Wisconsin employment drug screen
    • Closed
    by hland Feb 15
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    traumaRUs
  17. feels like the end of the world....advice
    by sassifras85 Feb 15
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    Davey Do
  18. So Cal salary
    by LAbaby Feb 16
  19. Some questions for nurses?
    by xholly Feb 16
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    P B and J
  20. New Graduate; Hired then position revoked d/t background; What to do
    by edwardsrn62 Jan 13
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  21. Caring for a patient vs. providing medical assistance
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  22. Insurance company
    by YDUGBAZAH Jan 20
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  23. Interview Question
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  24. How do speeding tickets affect BRN application process?
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  25. Thoughts?
    by RNurse1 Feb 13
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  26. Can't Pass NCLEX, So What Jobs Can I Get With My Nursing Degree?
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  27. Career Dilemma
    by lmm76 Feb 13
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  28. Universities in the US to do my Masters as an International student?
    by abhinay Jan 29
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  29. what online program should I take? Lpn to Rn
    by bowie80 Feb 13
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  30. Nursing shortage expiration a myth!
    by Curiousdog Feb 5
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    by nursedah Feb 12
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  35. I do not like patient care nursing :(
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