MrChicagoRN, RN 2,589 Posts Specializes in Leadership, Psych, HomeCare, Amb. Care. Has 30 years experience. Nov 10, 2011 When I entered nursing school back in the 80's, I had some naysayers, jokes about wearing a dress, etc.My sister offering to have her brother get me a job at the factory he was at. A factory now closed for 15 or 20 years, with a shopping center on it's site. Meanwhile, I've been unemployed for No regrets.