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How to Survive Clinical Rotations

How to Survive Clinical Rotations Clinical rotations are an exciting time. You get to shadow doctors and residents at teaching hospitals, interact with patients, and apply everything you’ve learned in classrooms, labs and libraries. This is when you get hands-on experience, deal with real-life medical situations, and truly learn how to become a doctor. Clinical […]

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Nailing the Nurse Interview: How to Answer the Tough Questions

Let’s not beat around the bush. Interviewing for a nursing position is stressful. You want to convey the six Cs of nursing – care, compassion, courage, communication, commitment and competence – but you don’t want to sound rehearsed or scripted. You want to recruiters to believe you’re authentic and genuine. Preparation is key. If you […]

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6 Social Media “Dos” and “Don’ts” for Nurses

6 Social Media “Dos” and “Don’ts” for Nurses Social media is powerful tool for sharing information, research and news. It’s a fun platform for sharing vacation videos and cat photos. For nurses, social media is not without risk. Just about every hospital and healthcare practice has a social media policy. Some policies are stricter than […]

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Revisiting Resumes for Medical Professionals in 2018

Back in 2012, a study from The Ladders revealed that recruiters spend an average of six seconds reviewing a job candidate’s resume. It was a shocker for many job hunters, who scrambled to make resumes simpler and shorter. Format suddenly became a top priority. What about resumes in 2018, particularly for medical professionals? A clean, […]

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