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3 tips for making the best of your first few days as a nurse

3 tips for making the best of your first few days as a nurse

There are certain steps you can take, right from your very first days on the job, to get the best out of your nursing career. These are three of them!

Must-know tips for landing your first nursing job

Must-know tips for landing your first nursing job

In a perfect world, nursing jobs would fall freely from the sky like raindrops into the hands of recent graduates. For those of us in the real world, it’s not that easy…but Katie Duke has some tips to help you out!

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How to land your first nursing job

Graduating this month? Then you need to read these helpful tips from Nerdy Nurse Brittney!

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5 times every nurse needs good bargaining skills

How are your bargaining skills? These are five of the times you might need strong ones as a nurse.

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How to multitask without losing your mind

Multitasking is a skill, and like any other skill, you’ll get better at it the more you practice. Here are some tips on the best practice methods!

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“5 Things All New Nurses Should Know” – Did you read it?

A nurse of 25 years offers advice to new grads. What would you add?

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6 things they don’t tell you in nursing school

Brittney from The Nerdy Nurse has advice for new grads that you may not have learned in nursing school. Click in to learn more!

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6 more frustrating things about being the new nurse

“Coworkers brushing me off…rushing me, or getting mad that I’m slow. They forget that they were once NEW nurses too.” What else frustrated you about being the new guy or gal on the unit?

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Fewer new nurses starting their careers in hospitals

With the decline in the economy has come a change in nurse jobs. Do these findings ring true, new nurses?

Katie Duke’s top 10 tips for new nurses

Katie Duke’s top 10 tips for new nurses

We’ve all been the “new nurse” on the job…and needed all the advice and help we could get. Katie Duke is here to help!

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20 tips for nurse noobs

Nurse Sean shares tips to help you through your “inexperienced” phase!

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Love and work – the dish about dating coworkers

An “office romance” in nursing can present a serious set of challenges in an already challenging environment. Here are some tips should you decide to dive in.

A sad myth: nurses eat their young

A sad myth: nurses eat their young

Nurses can do a lot to end this shortage by creating an environment where others want to work.

Body language every nurse should know

Body language every nurse should know

What are five subtle signs that may indicate your patient is in distress? Want to know the nonverbal cues that indicate what your manager REALLY thinks about you? Here’s your guide!

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6 things your patients won’t tell you

Honesty is the best policy — but do YOU tell your doc the whole truth when you go in for an examination? Neither do your patients.