How to Prepare for Your Nurse Night Shift

You are finally taking the plunge into an overnight shift as a nurse. Shifting your sleep schedule can be difficult, and it can be compounded if you work multiple shifts within the same month. But it’s essential that you be prepared and effective during your night shift hours. There are a few small changes you… Read more »

5 Tips to Eliminate Back Pain from Your Nursing Career

Pain while working is not uncommon for those in the nursing profession. And while it is common, that doesn’t mean it’s normal or okay. Back pain can be an indicator of other problems and, if left unaddressed, can balloon into something much worse. There is good news. Even if you experience the occasional back pain… Read more »

It’s 2019 – Bring Energy to Your Nursing Job Search

At the stroke of midnight, everyone across the Dallas area chimed in the new year with the annual countdown. We toasted, kissed, or made resolutions. But soon, the streamers are scattered on the floor and everyone was sleeping, the night going quiet. What if you could bring that energy and excitement about the New Year… Read more »

Start 2019 Right – Five Quotes to Springboard Your Career

As we celebrate the longest night of the year, it’s important that we remember the light will return. If you’re needing a little help to get motivated in your career before the holidays and into the new year, here are some inspirational quotes to keep you going. Nursing is a stressful job full of ups… Read more »

Certification Guide for Medical Assistants

Are you thinking about a career change in 2019? Maybe you’re looking at the possibility of becoming a certified medical assistant? What do you need to know before you can start the process of applying for jobs in this arena? A medical assistant generally works in a private doctor office setting and assists the physician… Read more »

Make 2019 the Year You Go from LPN to RN

Many people feel the natural progression from LPN to RN is the next step in any nursing career. If you are considering making the transition, can 2019 be the right year for change? Before you decide, here are some things that can help you consider all of your options and create a plan of action… Read more »

Nurse Networking Tips: A Guide to Success

They say that everyone should improve their networking skills. But is networking really worth it for nurses? There are a variety of ways you can increase your networking experience and grow your career in the future. If you want to participate in networking opportunities but want to make sure you’re maximizing your rate of success,… Read more »

A Proven Way to Increase Your Chances at Getting the Interview for the Nursing Job You Want

If you’re ready to venture out on your own and interview for a great nursing job, it doesn’t hurt to have a better understanding of what it is that hospitals and clinics are looking for in healthcare professionals. In order to improve your chances of getting an interview for that job you want, it’s helpful… Read more »

Preparation – What’s the Right Amount for Your Next Job Search?

If you’ve been in the job market at all in the last few years, you know that experts recommend you prepare for your upcoming interview. What do they mean by that? Preparation is equal parts research and personal attitude. But how in-depth should you get before your next interview? Here are some tips to get… Read more »

Texting – How Can It Be a Part of Your Healthcare Job Search?

Texting has become a ubiquitous part of our culture. Everyone seems to have a smartphone in hand and people across all generations are embracing texting over phone calls. But can texting be an important part of your healthcare job search? And, if it is effective, how can you make sure you’re using it to its… Read more »