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Finding a Registered Nurse Career That Balances Work and Family

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As all working parents know, balancing work and family can be a precarious act. This can become even more challenging when you have a demanding job like nursing. While nursing can be a difficult and time-consuming job, one of the benefits is the variety of positions, specialties, and work locations it offers. There is a way to have a successful …

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Six Tips for Choosing the Right Nursing Career for You and Your Family

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When you have a family, there are extra things to consider when choosing a career path. This is especially true when you are a nurse. Nursing is a demanding career and can sometimes overtake priorities. How can you choose the best nursing career for you and your family? 1. Decide What Benefit is Most Important for Your Family. First, you …

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Five Nursing Opportunities You Should Consider

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  Nursing is a wide and varied profession full of different specialties and career opportunities. If you are already a successful nurse and are looking to branch out or advance your career, these are five nursing opportunities you should consider. Five Nursing Opportunities You Should Consider: 1. Nurse Practitioner Maybe you’ve thought about becoming a nurse practitioner but never seriously …

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Setting Career Objectives for CNAs

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  It takes a special person to be a Certified Nursing Assistant. Due to the personal nature of being a CNA, employers are looking for individuals who are kind, compassionate, and dedicated to their patients. To move forward in your career, you need to accurately highlight your skills and experience. The goal is to show your worth as a healthcare …

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Ten Tips for Making Your Nursing Resume Stand Out

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Your resume is your first (and, sometimes, only) chance to impress potential employers. But how can you make your nursing resume stand out in a sea of qualified applicants? A good resume, in any industry, avoids generic language and long blocks of text. The key to is to use short sentences and bullet points that highlight the skills and strengths …

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The Five Best Nursing Careers That Give You Flexibility

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There are hundreds of career possibilities available within the nursing profession. How do you choose? The deciding factor will largely be determined by your own preference, level of education, and your experience. Here are the five best nursing careers for someone who wants a good salary, opportunity for advancement, and flexibility. 1. Critical Care Nurse Critical care nurses rank high …

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The Three Top Rated Nursing Careers that Every Nurse Wants

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Nursing is a profession with many avenues of career development and pursuits. The nursing field is constantly growing, and the demand for nurses is higher than ever. Based on salary, job growth, and demand, here are the three top rated nursing careers that every nurse wants right now. 1. Family Nurse Practitioner A family nurse practitioner is responsible for the …

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5 Steps to Advance Your Career in Nursing

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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, positions for registered nurses are expected to increase by 16% between 2014 and 2024. Whether you’re just starting your career in nursing or are an established professional, these five steps to advance your career can help you shift into the next stage.   Specialize your Career in Nursing You’ve chosen a fast-paced field, …