How to mention pending offers while interviewing for nurse positions - page 2

Hi, I am a new grad who is interviewing for a position I really want in Chicago on Monday. However, I have received a good opportunity in Michigan and need to accept or decline the offer the same... Read More

  1. by   Been there,done that
    Play these good cards you've been dealt correctly!
    Accept the Michigan offer. You will have NOTHING to lose if Chicago comes through and then must decline. Of course , you would not start an orientation. This will buy you time.

    Ask in the interview.. what is the next step and how soon can I start?
    Playing the hiring game is hard... make sure it is on YOUR field.

    Good luck.. keep us posted.
  2. by   wannabe_r
    I agree i would accept the first offer because you can always decline later... but what i have found difficult in the past is getting and accepting an offer than having another offer for an interview because i find it difficult to make time for the interview once i started a job...