Job market in Milwaukee for ADNs - page 3

Hi there! I am a soon to be ADN graduate. I only have respite care experience and am starting to feel deep regret about not getting CNA experience and a foot in the door in a major hospital. Just... Read More

  1. by   libby11
    <div style="text-align: center; "><font size="3"><strong><br><br><br>Good luck Mangofruit!<br> <br>Don't forget to update us.&nbsp;</strong></font><img src="http://img.allnurses.com/smilies/smug.png" border="0" alt="" title="Smug" smilieid="42" class="inlineimg"></div>
  2. by   libby11
    Lately, I've been double posting. I'm not positive why. I'm not click happy. Does anyone know how to delete a post in a thread?
  3. by   sweetlilwolf
    Im a ADN and May 12 graduate... i still dont have a job and ive worked at a hospital in milwaukee for 6 years and ER for 4 as a tech... its hard ive only had 5 interviews since may and ive applyied for everything and had friends talk to thier managers too! its really hard... id tryfor LTC... Work experiance is important around here... most will be happy to hear your working towards your BSN (im doing that once i have a job i cant afford it now).
  4. by   soxgirl2008
    Quote from sweetlilwolf
    Im a ADN and May 12 graduate... i still dont have a job and ive worked at a hospital in milwaukee for 6 years and ER for 4 as a tech... its hard ive only had 5 interviews since may and ive applyied for everything and had friends talk to thier managers too! its really hard... id tryfor LTC... Work experiance is important around here... most will be happy to hear your working towards your BSN (im doing that once i have a job i cant afford it now).
    Have you tried south of milwaukee? Down here many of the ADN new grads have found jobs in both hospitals and LTC
  5. by   sweetlilwolf
    I have been applying everywhere, but i also dont really want to drive an hour to work each way... so we will see what happens..
  6. by   Mangofruit
    Hey everyone! Happy to say I accepted a position today on the Oncology floor at a local hospital in Milwaukee! I'm so excited!
  7. by   Mangofruit
    Quote from sweetlilwolf
    Im a ADN and May 12 graduate... i still dont have a job and ive worked at a hospital in milwaukee for 6 years and ER for 4 as a tech... its hard ive only had 5 interviews since may and ive applyied for everything and had friends talk to thier managers too! its really hard... id tryfor LTC... Work experiance is important around here... most will be happy to hear your working towards your BSN (im doing that once i have a job i cant afford it now).
    Sweetlilwolf! I can't afford it either. I took one class and my pell grant covered it. Even though it's one class it's still working towards BSN to employers.
  8. by   sweetlilwolf
    i tell them im going back as soon as i have a job and the majority understand... i went to a private college so i have a very very expensive piece of paper right now lol i have an interview on friday though so im hoping...
  9. by   Mangofruit
    Quote from sweetlilwolf
    i tell them im going back as soon as i have a job and the majority understand... i went to a private college so i have a very very expensive piece of paper right now lol i have an interview on friday though so im hoping...
    Wishing the best of luck to you. Let us know how it goes!!!

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