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. Failed twice passed third attempt
    by sierraobrian Aug 14
    1
    Junebug14
  2. A nursing student at 48. My journey could be yours...
    Article by sewnmom May 20, '12
    76
    ineedachange1
  3. any rags to riches stories
    by futurenurseOB Jan 30, '13
    78
  4. Any new nurses escape the floor successfully ???
    by wife&mommyRN Mar 22, '11
    29
    cweir22
  5. I found my dream job in Public Health :)
    by wife&mommyRN May 18, '11
    34
    sergel02
  6. After 14 grueling years full of blood, sweat, and lots of tears... I'm a success!!!
    by NurseCard Jul 30
    2
    TAKOO01
  7. I graduated from nursing school at 56 years old
    Article by shibaowner Jul 17
    9
    anothervietguy
  8. Successful Transition from LTC to Hospital
    by Morningdew2112 Feb 7, '13
    29
    ezckimo
  9. Anyone failed nursing school and went back and was successful?
    by blessed2bfree Nov 7, '10
    132
    NurseLife88
  10. nursing has always being inside me
    by Eveling Rich Jul 11
  11. Leadership interview
    by Jessabee Jul 2
    2
    Nurse Beth
  12. Finally found where I belong
    by sunmaidliz May 7, '16
    5
    doune
  13. Yes you CAN get a job after taking a few years off
    by adpiRN Sep 24, '14
    1
    RNOTODAY
  14. Do you love your job as a Nurse? Trying to get away from all the negative people..
    by kmichalak Jan 12, '12
    41
    samadams8
  15. Feeling Defeated from RN Program
    by ZeroPresence Nov 23, '16
    2
    HopefultobeRN
  16. Life after nursing school:STUDENT LOANS
    by lpn-rn hopeful May 16, '11
    27
    Proverbs16:24
  17. Single mother, full time student, full time employee!
    by B52Bomber Nov 23, '16
  18. Filipino RNs for UK (my story)
    by starstrider16xy Nov 12, '15
    3
    Enna0630
  19. Give me a Pep Talk
    by beemax079 Jun 28, '16
    5
  20. 3 Years out of school - Happy in life
    by seanynjboy Mar 13, '16
    5
    seanynjboy
  21. Any success stories of overcoming mental and physical health problems to become a Nurse?
    by Theloving100 Aug 22, '15
    5
    sunmaidliz
  22. Landed my dream job!
    by RunBabyRN Feb 9, '16
    15
    MicsterRN
  23. 2 yrs post grad and happy with an unexpected path.
    by Piggles10 Mar 20, '16
    5
    Dear Summer
  24. First L&D on my own
    by ruralnurse84 Nov 9, '14
    6
    MrsSassyLassie
  25. Tell me how you made >$100K or more per year
    by Meep,RN Sep 27, '11
    52
    emtb2rn
  26. First job; Love it or hate it?
    by ArmaniX Jan 16, '14
    9
    Maevish
  27. New RN: NCLEX conquered 3rd attempt
    by Caringheart6 Nov 15, '15
    2
    Maevish
  28. Inspiration to become a nurse
    by yuliajulia Jan 10, '16
    5
    Maevish
  29. Jobs after NNP school
    by Alaynalee Mar 26, '16
    5
    sailornurse
  30. My (Inspirational?) Story from Nursing Student to Registered Nurse
    by Lapzs Jun 30, '15
    3
    littleukno

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