Success Stories in Nursing

Share your success story as you balance a professional career, personal challenges, and pursue higher education. Please share your story and know that it benefits others who may be contemplating a career in nursing, have seemingly insurmountable challenges and are on the verge of burn-out, or just need an uplifting smile to brighten their day.

  1. Anyone failed nursing school and went back and was successful?
    by blessed2bfree Nov 7, '10
    129
    Rduncan2
  2. Successful Transition from LTC to Hospital
    by Morningdew2112 Feb 7, '13
    28
    MedSurgicalRN
  3. Finally found where I belong
    by sunmaidliz May 7, '16
    5
    doune
  4. A nursing student at 48. My journey could be yours...
    Article by sewnmom May 20, '12
    73
    sewnmom
  5. Yes you CAN get a job after taking a few years off
    by adpiRN Sep 24, '14
    1
    RNOTODAY
  6. Do you love your job as a Nurse? Trying to get away from all the negative people..
    by kmichalak Jan 12, '12
    41
    samadams8
  7. Feeling Defeated from RN Program
    by ZeroPresence Nov 23, '16
    2
    HopefultobeRN
  8. Life after nursing school:STUDENT LOANS
    by lpn-rn hopeful May 16, '11
    27
    Proverbs16:24
  9. Single mother, full time student, full time employee!
    by B52Bomber Nov 23, '16
  10. Filipino RNs for UK (my story)
    by starstrider16xy Nov 12, '15
    3
    Enna0630
  11. Give me a Pep Talk
    by beemax079 Jun 28, '16
    5
  12. 3 Years out of school - Happy in life
    by seanynjboy Mar 13, '16
    5
    seanynjboy
  13. Any success stories of overcoming mental and physical health problems to become a Nurse?
    by Theloving100 Aug 22, '15
    5
    sunmaidliz
  14. Landed my dream job!
    by RunBabyRN Feb 9, '16
    15
    MicsterRN
  15. 2 yrs post grad and happy with an unexpected path.
    by Piggles10 Mar 20, '16
    5
    Dear Summer
  16. First L&D on my own
    by ruralnurse84 Nov 9, '14
    6
    MrsSassyLassie
  17. Tell me how you made >$100K or more per year
    by Meep,RN Sep 27, '11
    52
    emtb2rn
  18. First job; Love it or hate it?
    by ArmaniX Jan 16, '14
    9
    Maevish
  19. New RN: NCLEX conquered 3rd attempt
    by Caringheart6 Nov 15, '15
    2
    Maevish
  20. Inspiration to become a nurse
    by yuliajulia Jan 10, '16
    5
    Maevish
  21. Jobs after NNP school
    by Alaynalee Mar 26, '16
    5
    sailornurse
  22. My (Inspirational?) Story from Nursing Student to Registered Nurse
    by Lapzs Jun 30, '15
    3
    littleukno
  23. NY Presbyterian New Grad Residency
    by 2014NewGradRN Feb 22, '16
    1
    amb218
  24. I finally landed a hospital position after two years! So excited!
    by Jaellys Nov 22, '15
    4
  25. Miami Dade College ASN Graduates
    by youngnurse2b Oct 12, '15
    3
    Spuen
  26. Has anybody successfully transitioned from outpatient areas to hospital nursing?
    by tenderfootjoe Jul 12, '15
    3
    RunBabyRN
  27. Nclex 2015 PASSED
    by micheyu Sep 11, '15
    5
    gems_nurse
  28. Finally got my dream job a year after graduating!!!
    by MJRRN Aug 20, '14
    6
    MJRRN
  29. Shout Out to the Nurses Taking Care of Post 9/11 Patients
    Article by Brenda F. Johnson Nov 12, '15
    1
    Semolina
  30. A Story of an NCLEX-RN passer.
    by RnBsn19 Aug 5, '11
    15
    a2mci10

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