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  1. Why are there no nursing jobs available for new grads?  What is going on??
    There are nursing positions out there for new grads. It took me 2 years to find a full-time nursing position. Think far outside the box and talk to people. Hospitals, LTCs, clinics and doctor's...
    Sep 7
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  2. Getting your first RN job: The secret rules.
    Networking is key, and do not just depend on family an friends. Tell everybody! I have never got a job any other way.
    Apr 6
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. What to do about a classmate that is a pathological liar?
    Do not worry about this person and do not complain about him either. Yes he is dangerous, especially in the workplace, but the people that need to be aware will be more convinced when they figure him...
    Apr 6
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Hired into ICU as a new grad, now bring shipped off to ICC... :(
    sorry about your disappointment. that said, be thankful you have a job. it took me 2 years to get a nursing position, and yes i was at my lowest low at times, but i forgot about my preference a...
    Sep 20, '12
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  5. 3rd Nursing Caption Contest - Win $100
    "Forestry is down the hall sir."
    Apr 21, '12
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  6. Interview today...why ask me to come if you've already decided on someone?!!
    sorry you had to go through this. i have been called for interview by a state agency four times and every time i go to the interview the same person tells me "you have made it through round one, now...
    Oct 22, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  7. Nurses as primary breadwinners?
    I do not have a problem with being a sole bread-winner, especially in these times I am happy to have an income. I love to work. If my husband loses his job because of the sluggish economy, I can pick...
    Aug 5, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Fired - what do you think...
    Their mind was already made up.
    Jul 20, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. How do you deal with Sexual Harassment from Pt
    Be firm and set boundaries. Some male patients will be severely incapacitated, post a stroke or have their southern parts not working or are highly contaigous in some way and they will still make a...
    Jul 14, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. What does Johnson and Johnson get out of promoting nursing careers?
    They need to take half of that $20 million and fund some new grad internships. What sense does it make to funnel people in the direction of nursing and there are not many jobs to absorb them.
    Jul 3, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. how did you make money while job hunting?
    Tutoring students at a community college and teaching microsoft word and internet skills to older adults.
    Jun 25, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Why won't anyone hire new graduate nurses??!!?!?
    Sorry to hear that you cannot find a nursing job. I am also in the same boat and spent some time thinking about other places where I can use what I learned in nursing school and combine that with...
    Jun 24, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Being a Teacher/Nurse
    I thought of that, but would like to work as an RN full-time and teach part-time. Right now I am getting my teaching feet wet by working on a contract basis. This gives me the option of taking up an...
    Jun 19, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Trying to get hired....
    I am in the same boat in NY. I have taken-up two part-time jobs to live and continue to apply. I am saving to relocate. Its tough out there. My next step is going to the caribbean to work for 1 year....
    Feb 11, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. add future employer on facebook?
    Please do not do that. It is not professional. Potential employers, current employers, and co-workers are NOT your facebook friends. This is where people get in trouble and loose their jobs or...
    Feb 5, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Willing to come to snow new grads there are jobs here.
    This is 8 hours and 54 minutes away from me. I wish I had the resources to relocate.
    Feb 2, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. Bmcc Waiting List?????
    Go to the nursing department. They have all the answers.
    Jan 30, '11
    Forum: New York Nursing
  18. How I got my (new grad) job...
    Congratulations!!! I am in NYC and it is BRUTAL here. I am volunteering right now and networking. They know what we, the volunteers who are new grads, are here for and some people admire our...
    Jan 28, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Grad Nurse to LPN
    what positivern said! you can do it!!!
    Jan 26, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. How many more interviews?
    I had five interviews and no job yet. One at a clinic was the strangest thing ever. The interviewer spent the very painful interview boasting about how many clinics he owned and how many he planned...
    Jan 26, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Jobs not being advertised?
    I am in New York and I am seeing hundreds of jobs advertised and noticed that after a few months of looking I gathered that: 1. Many places hire from within (if you work in another capacity,...
    Jan 23, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. How do I tell staff members apart?
    I would love to say glance at their ID's, but I am not sure if you work in one of those facilities where many staff members turn their badges to face them so you cannot figure who they are or what is...
    Jan 22, '11
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  23. I changed my last name right before graduation ;(
    Go back to the schools Registrar Office and Nursing Department if they are different places, and have them change the name. If it is marriage, walk with your marriage license else a divorce, walk...
    Jan 17, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Athlete's Foot!
    my friend did what eriksoln did, and also soaked her feet in a bleach and water solution. that athlete's foot went scampering never to return. also wash your washable shoes with some bleach in the...
    Jan 17, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. You Arent Supposed To Hold A Newborn Baby If On Menstrual Cycle?
    My mother grew up with her grandmother and older aunts and believe me they are riddled with tales. This one I have never heard. I'm going to ask her just FMI. Why cant u hold them at this time...
    Jan 15, '11
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing


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