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. After 14 grueling years full of blood, sweat, and lots of tears... I'm a success!!!
    by NurseCard Jul 30
    2
    TAKOO01
  2. Failed twice passed third attempt
    by sierraobrian Aug 14
  3. I found my dream job in Public Health :)
    by wife&mommyRN May 18, '11
    33
    MedSurgRN14
  4. I graduated from nursing school at 56 years old
    Article by shibaowner Jul 17
    9
    anothervietguy
  5. A nursing student at 48. My journey could be yours...
    Article by sewnmom May 20, '12
    75
    sewnmom
  6. Successful Transition from LTC to Hospital
    by Morningdew2112 Feb 7, '13
    29
    ezckimo
  7. Anyone failed nursing school and went back and was successful?
    by blessed2bfree Nov 7, '10
    132
    NurseLife88
  8. nursing has always being inside me
    by Eveling Rich Jul 11
  9. Leadership interview
    by Jessabee Jul 2
    2
    Nurse Beth
  10. Finally found where I belong
    by sunmaidliz May 7, '16
    5
    doune
  11. Yes you CAN get a job after taking a few years off
    by adpiRN Sep 24, '14
    1
    RNOTODAY
  12. Do you love your job as a Nurse? Trying to get away from all the negative people..
    by kmichalak Jan 12, '12
    41
    samadams8
  13. Feeling Defeated from RN Program
    by ZeroPresence Nov 23, '16
    2
    HopefultobeRN
  14. Life after nursing school:STUDENT LOANS
    by lpn-rn hopeful May 16, '11
    27
    Proverbs16:24
  15. Single mother, full time student, full time employee!
    by B52Bomber Nov 23, '16
  16. Filipino RNs for UK (my story)
    by starstrider16xy Nov 12, '15
    3
    Enna0630
  17. Give me a Pep Talk
    by beemax079 Jun 28, '16
    5
  18. 3 Years out of school - Happy in life
    by seanynjboy Mar 13, '16
    5
    seanynjboy
  19. Any success stories of overcoming mental and physical health problems to become a Nurse?
    by Theloving100 Aug 22, '15
    5
    sunmaidliz
  20. Landed my dream job!
    by RunBabyRN Feb 9, '16
    15
    MicsterRN
  21. 2 yrs post grad and happy with an unexpected path.
    by Piggles10 Mar 20, '16
    5
    Dear Summer
  22. First L&D on my own
    by ruralnurse84 Nov 9, '14
    6
    MrsSassyLassie
  23. Tell me how you made >$100K or more per year
    by Meep,RN Sep 27, '11
    52
    emtb2rn
  24. First job; Love it or hate it?
    by ArmaniX Jan 16, '14
    9
    Maevish
  25. New RN: NCLEX conquered 3rd attempt
    by Caringheart6 Nov 15, '15
    2
    Maevish
  26. Inspiration to become a nurse
    by yuliajulia Jan 10, '16
    5
    Maevish
  27. Jobs after NNP school
    by Alaynalee Mar 26, '16
    5
    sailornurse
  28. My (Inspirational?) Story from Nursing Student to Registered Nurse
    by Lapzs Jun 30, '15
    3
    littleukno
  29. NY Presbyterian New Grad Residency
    by 2014NewGradRN Feb 22, '16
    1
    amb218
  30. I finally landed a hospital position after two years! So excited!
    by Jaellys Nov 22, '15
    4

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