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Working as a surgical tech is a job you truly enjoy. Preparing operating rooms, prepping patients for surgery and assisting doctors during procedures makes you feel happy and fulfilled. In fact, you’re so passionate about the work, you couldn’t imagine doing anything else. The good news is, you chose a career with notable job growth…. Read more »

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Working as a nurse is incredibly rewarding, but it is also a very tough job. Nurses commonly work long hours — mostly on their feet — caring for patients, often in very stressful environments. No matter how passionate they are about their jobs, the pressure can easily catch up with them. Not surprisingly, nurse burnout… Read more »

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It’s time to move on from your current job. Maybe the work is no longer fulfilling, you’ve stopped learning and growing, or your personality doesn’t mesh with the company culture — no matter what the reason, you’re working on your exit strategy. Finding an amazing new job is never easy, but you have an extra… Read more »

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If you’ve never watched a TEDTalk, you’re missing out. Published by TED — a nonprofit committed to the spreading of ideas — there are more than 3,000 talks on the organization’s website. Talks run the gamut from business to global issues and are given by both well-known industry leaders and regular people with a powerful… Read more »

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You’ve been working as a physical therapist for quite some time now, and you truly love what you do. The ability to help injured and ill patients increase their mobility and manage their pain is more rewarding than you could ever imagine. While you’re happy in your current position, maybe you want a little something… Read more »

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Right now, you have a few great travel nurses on staff. Since they started at your facility, you’ve been nothing but impressed with both their attitude and nursing skills. In fact, you’re dreading the day their assignments end, because they’ve really become part of the team. The good news is, you might not have to… Read more »

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You work for a large company, which definitely has loads of benefits. However, being one member of a huge workforce has started to make you feel a bit lost. Sure, the work you do is important, but you’re having trouble finding your way amid so many other employees. This is actually quite common — and… Read more »

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Most career successes don’t happen overnight. Instead, they stem from years of planning and hard work. If you’ve been aimlessly floating from job to job, it’s time to start thinking about the future. Goal setting is the key to getting your career on track. Every objective you complete effectively gets you one step closer to… Read more »

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If you’re thinking of becoming a travel nurse, you have a big decision on your hands. You’ll still be performing standard nursing duties, but you’ll moving to a different city and starting over in a new facility every few months. The idea of switching things up and hitting the road is exciting to many nurses,… Read more »

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Working in healthcare is your dream. Helping patients is incredibly rewarding, but the nature of the job and the long hours associated with it can take both an emotional and physical toll on the body. Common signs of burnout include exhaustion, irritability, illness, decreased job satisfaction and a generally negative outlook on life. If lately… Read more »