“I find that most hospitals, if having to choose from hundreds of new nurses, tend to go with the ones they like and can connect with,” wrote traveljunkie. RBlucky thinks it has more to do with how you prove yourself on the job. “If you wow your preceptor during clinicals and hustle, you could probably turn that into a job, no matter where you came from.”
What do you think, nurses? Did your choice in nursing schools affect your chances of getting jobs?
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