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You’re interviewing for a job you really want, and the interviewer says, “We’re almost done. Just tell me what sets you apart from our other candidates.” It’s important to remember that you don’t know what the other candidates bring to the table, and your goal shouldn’t be to cast them in a poor light anyway…. Read more »

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What do you do when you have a bad day? You may spend time with family or friends, enjoy a nice meal, indulge in ice cream, chocolate, or a glass of wine. There’s something else you can do: keep a few key phrases in mind. These words can come in handy when a friend in… Read more »

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When you’re preparing to embark on a new career, it can be helpful to have tips that are relevant to you and the professional life you have chosen. Whether you are at the beginning of your educational program or preparing to graduate, this information can be helpful to you. Get Certified Some states require certification,… Read more »

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We’ve all been there. You love your job, the people are great—well, except for one person. Even in the best job, there can be one co-worker who you just don’t like. Finding common ground can be tough, but it may make life more tolerable. Here are a few tips to help you move closer to… Read more »

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Long shifts can be tough on your body. Fortunately, a few stretches can help, and each one has benefits that go far beyond relieving your aches and pains. Leg Raises Starting in a seated position, straighten one leg and hold in place for at least 10 seconds, then lower and repeat on the next leg…. Read more »

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Have you considered a career as a sterile tech? This role is essential in any healthcare environment; sterile techs are critical to defending patients and the entire healthcare environment from all types of germs. Are you wondering whether this role is right for you? It may be helpful to learn about the educational requirements for… Read more »

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Are you considering a career as a surgical tech? If so, salary may be a factor in your decision-making process. You may also be wondering about the long-term stability of this career and the requirements to enter the field. We have answers for your questions. Salary Range Salaries can range in any profession, and surgical… Read more »

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At one time, most nurses wore all white, and many topped the ensemble with a nursing cap. When the switch to scrubs began, there were few options, and there wasn’t much opportunity to personalize them in any way. That has changed. There are many options out there, and you can find scrubs that work well,… Read more »

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Work-life balance is more than just a buzzword. It’s something we should all work toward, and there are tips that can help with that. The alternative is unappealing: without this balance, both work and life can become much more stressful in many ways. What Is Work-Life Balance? If you think of balance as two things… Read more »

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What’s your personal brand? Some people associate their personal brand with their online presence, but it’s more than just the articles you post and the things you share on social media. Others associate it with their style or personality, but it’s more than that, too. Here are some tips to help you build your personal… Read more »