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Seriously, I Actually Love My Nursing Job

For all of you complaining about how much they hate nursing than why are you still doing it? I graduated from nursing school about a year and a half ago, I am an LPN. I work in a nursing home and yes it is mostly all about the money for the company, understaffed, and our [...]

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What’s it Like to be a Medic in Iraq

I am 24 years old and I am getting ready to start Nursing school this fall. No, I don’t have experience as a RN, but I soon will.
However, I did serve 5 years as a medic in the military where I did two tours in Iraq and one tour in Afghanistan. Reading these [...]

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It’s a Hard Knock Life For a School teacher

I have taught elementary school for 25 years now. Perseverance is my middle name! It has not been easy! I could write a book filled with the anecdotes of apathetic or weird children and parents I have encountered. Some years have been horrible and stressful, others have been pretty good, with [...]

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Things to Consider Before Entering Nursing school

Hello there!
I’ve been a nursing student for 2 years already.
There are several things that you have to consider before applying to the nursing school.
1. Ask them what is the ratio between student who entered the school and actually graduated from it.
This is the most important thing to ask.
Some schools have very low ratio. For example, [...]

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Journalist…..Jobs in Journalism are rewarding, but very political

The journalism bug bit me at a young age and I chased my dream in high school and
college. Guess it was the Mary Tyler Moore and Lou Grant shows that inspired me.
Unfortunately, that was TV; this was reality. I worked in TV and at newspapers.
Movies and television often make these out to be glamorous jobs [...]

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