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The New Year is right around the corner. Have you considered starting out in January with a short term, temporary position? There are so many reasons that you may want to consider temp work. There are often plenty of opportunities in the healthcare industry for short term employment. Before you decide how to transition your… Read more »

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Are you overqualified? No candidate likes to believe these words when they hear them from potential employees but you have to be honest with yourself. Are you applying for jobs that you would have been able to do earlier in your career? This is perfectly okay but you need to know how to answer when… Read more »

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Your palms are sweaty, your mouth is dry. No matter how long you’ve prepared you will feel completely and totally nervous for your interview. Then they ask this common question: “why did you leave your last job?” Even though there is no right or wrong answers you’ll second guess the words you’ve said. How can… Read more »

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Every expert suggests that you are prepared for your interview with questions of your own to ask. You’ve probably reviewed the website, the job posting, and LinkedIn. You may feel like you already have a good understanding of the organization. So, how do you ask the right questions that demonstrate your interest in the job?… Read more »

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The idea of being a traveling nurse is highly desirable for a variety of reasons. The flexibly, the experience, and seeing new places are all high draws. On the other hand, there are a number of things that a travel nurse needs to consider on the job. Here are five things that you must do… Read more »

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The information age is here and has changed every industry, including nursing. As a traveling nurse, computer skills may be just as critical as your experience in patient care. While you’re considering your next move as a travel nurse you should also assess your current IT skills and determine what you can do to improve…. Read more »

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There is countless advice out there when it comes to discussing salary with a potential employer that it is difficult to determine whether or not the advice is good or bad. Salary is a nuanced conversation so it is important to know how to handle it and when. For your next healthcare interview what is the… Read more »

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Traveling as a nurse is a great way to get fantastic experience both professionally and personally. When you take on these contracts you expect everything to go smoothly. Unfortunately, nothing in life is a guarantee so what happens when something goes wrong on the road? If an assignment does not turn out like you expected… Read more »

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So you want a career in travel nursing but don’t know where to start? Traveling while working as a nurse can be a rewarding career experience so it is important that you set out to participate in the right ways. How do you find jobs around the country? How are you paid? What kind of… Read more »

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Do you feel like you’re not qualified for the jobs you want to apply for? What you may not realize is that you really do possess these skills even if you don’t know it. Some people call them transition skills or transferable skills. Here are 4 skills you probably didn’t even realize you had but… Read more »