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Have you been passed up for a promotion you really wanted? Or, did you experience a layoff or were fired from your last job? It can feel impossible to overcome these situations in your career, but you have to figure out how to move on, or you’ll never move up. Here’s how to keep your… Read more »

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Employee retention is more critical than ever. With a talent shortage, especially in healthcare, employers have to look deep at their processes to make sure they’re not losing people over easy to solve problems. You can avoid staffing shortages by addressing these top reasons employees leave your organization. Lack of Engagement When your employees stop… Read more »

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Your first days on a new healthcare job can seem very scary. You won’t know anyone and you have no idea if you’re going to be liked, successful, or happy. Your new co-workers and managers will start forming opinions of you in the first few hours, days, and weeks on the job. How do you… Read more »

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It’s a tight job market, and that’s not expected to change in 2020. It’s true across the board, but the shortage of top talent is very apparent in the healthcare industry. To hire the best people at the right time, you need to understand the needs of your potential employees and even tailor the experience… Read more »

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Unhealthy habits are things we never intend to do; they sneak up on us out of nowhere. But some unhealthy habits are common in nursing. If you want to break out of that rut now that we’re a month into 2020, it’s a great time to examine your unhealthy habits and try to replace them… Read more »

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Did you know the average commute time in the U.S. is just under 30 minutes? There and back again, you are spending an hour or more in your car every day. That time can feel unproductive as you rage at traffic or listen to drivetime radio. But what if there was a way you can… Read more »

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Did you know that working as a travel nurse can make a positive impact not only in your career but in the healthcare industry as a whole? There are plenty of reasons organizations will utilize travel nurses on their staff. Sometimes it’s hard to see the big picture when you’re in the middle of it…. Read more »

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While you may want to avoid it, conflict in the workplace is something every manager needs to handle. As a manager, you must be able to deal with conflict among your healthcare employees correctly. Naturally, disagreements happen when two or more people are working closely together, but your job is to manage that conflict. Avoidance… Read more »

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In just a few days, everyone across the globe will have 2020 vision. As we enter a new year and a new decade, we have a great opportunity to reinvent ourselves as healthcare professionals. Stress is a significant contributor to health problems for many adults in the U.S., and while we can’t eliminate all stress… Read more »