Job Hunt Assistance For New Nurses Articles

If you graduated from nursing school you are probably concerned about finding a nursing job. Job Hunt Assistance is available for all new nurses with no experience. Find out what works and what doesn't.

10 Tips For Writing A Great New Grad Resume
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10 Tips For Writing A Great New Grad Resume

You finished nursing school and passed the NCLEX. You are ready to land that first job. You sit down in front of the computer to hash out your...

Landing a (Dream) Job as a New RN Grad
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Landing a (Dream) Job as a New RN Grad

Coming from one of the less favored nursing programs (there are no less than ten programs in my local city), I knew it would be a challenge to get into my nursing...

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Unemployed New Nurses Would Be Wise To Remember These Equations
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Unemployed New Nurses Would Be Wise To Remember These Equations

As a newer nurse (RN or LPN / LVN), you should feel very proud of the milestones that you have worked tirelessly to achieve over the past year. For starters, you...

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Advice from someone who hires

First, you probably read books about putting a resume together, or even hired someone to polish yours. Those are good steps, but to set yourself apart from the...

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Tips and Tricks on How to Get a Job as a New Graduate RN!

Hey guys! This website has been so great to me over the years that, once I passed boards (which I did today officially - hurray!) and got a job (which I got a month...

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How I snagged 2 RN jobs one month after licensure. (Tips, tips, and more tips!)

Excuse this post, I know it is going to be long-winded. These tips were collected via numerous email threads between myself and my classmates on how I received 2...

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I don't often reply on this site, or other sites for that matter, however, tonight sleep eludes me and my thoughts interrupt the quiet until the need to pee forces...

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What to know before signing a new grad RN contract
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What to know before signing a new grad RN contract

1. If they offer you 3 different fields of nursing, always pursue your first choice. DO NOT PLAY IT SAFE AND CHOOSE MED SURG! For example, they offered me...

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How To Get a Job As a New Grad Nurse
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How To Get a Job As a New Grad Nurse

Alright new grads, I am a straight shooter and a bit of a cynic (I like to call myself a realist, personally) - but that is possibly why I scored myself an RN job...

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I See Lots Of Job Postings, So Why Can't I Find A Nursing Job?

No industry is completely immune to recessions, and the nursing profession was arguably jolted by the Great Recession of 2008. Many new nurses have graduated from...

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How to get your first RN job!!

Please be aware that it is not you! Do not let your confidence take a hit, because there is nothing wrong with you!! The market is tough, and in some places it is...

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Dear New Grads

I want to let you know that no matter how bleak the job market looks right now, how many "no"s and rejections you get in your job search, how badly you bombed...

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Keep Your Heads Up, New Nurses; Don't Ever Lose The Passion!

To be perfectly honest, today's job market still remains rather dismal in many parts of the U.S. several years after the Great Recession officially ended. The...

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Famous Quotes (And How They Apply To Job-Hunting)

Struggling to land your first nursing position in a slumping economy can be a mind-numbing experience, and even the most dedicated job-seeker might lose motivation...

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