How to Get a Job as a New Grad Nurse: Advice from the Career Guru


I thought readers would get something out of this reblog.

Originally posted on Blog:

By: Donna Cardillo, RN, MA, Career Guru for Nurses and the “Dear Donna” columnist at
Donna Cardillo, RN, MA

Donna Cardillo, RN, MA

The job market for nurses has shifted permanently. Not only is care, and the relevant jobs, moving out of hospitals and into alternative inpatient care settings, the home, and the community, but our health system is moving from an illness treatment model to a prevention and maintenance model. The bottom line is that nurses – both new and experienced – need to look in new directions for employment, must learn new ways to find and get those jobs, and will have to take steps to get and stay competitive in a new job market.

So what’s a new grad to do? For starters, focus your job-finding efforts on networking (a.k.a. word of mouth). One way to do this is to join and attend local meetings of your state chapter…

View original 439 more words

About iClinicRN (58 Articles)
Hello all, I am a Nursing Entrepreneurial , Mother, Friend, Sister, daughter and independent thinker. My entrepreneur and visionary dreams have taking me far but hey there is always new dreams and goals to fullfil. Please indulge me as we explore things that affect our world health wise, professionally and sometimes even on a personal level. Healthy Regards M. Corbin, RN

40 Comments on How to Get a Job as a New Grad Nurse: Advice from the Career Guru

  1. Very nice post. I absolutely love this site. Keep writing!

  2. Hi there colleagues, its fantastic article about cultureand entirely defined, keep it up all the time.

  3. I’m truly enjoying the design and layout of your site.
    It’s a very easy on the eyes which makes it much more pleasant for me
    to come here and visit more often. Did you hire out a developer to create your theme?

    Excellent work!

    • Hi there,

      Thank you so much for kind words. No i do the work and design myself but only after I pick from a sorted variety of themes supplied by WordPress.
      I then take the theme and make it my own. I am thrilled your are enjoying the content and design. I do it because I love it but to know others are getting something out of it is a bonus as my mission is to Advocate* Educate* and to Inform.

      Keep coming back!

  4. Hi to every one, as I am really eager of reading this blog’s
    post to be updated on a regular basis. It includes nice material.

    • Hello> I love your name for your site!
      Thank you for your kind words; Let me know if you have an interest of health concerns you may want me to comment on.

      Take care and thanks for the feedback.

  5. I really like what you guys are up too. This
    kind of clever work and coverage! Keep up the excellent works guys I’ve
    added you guys to my own blogroll.

    • Rodrigo,
      Thank you the work I do is important and coverage on some topics is absolutely necessary as you may know. Keep coming back and please let me know if you have a topic you would like me to look into or comment on as it relates to healthcare!

      Healthy Regards!

  6. It’s hard to come by educated people about this topic, but you
    sound like you know what you’re talking about! Thanks

  7. It’s very straightforward to find out any topic on web as compared to textbooks,
    as I found this post at this website.

  8. Have you ever thought about publishing an ebook or guest authoring on other blogs?
    I have a blog centered on the same ideas you discuss and would really like
    to have you share some stories/information. I know my viewers would appreciate your
    work. If you are even remotely interested, feel free to shoot me an email.

    • Hi there,
      Thank you so much for your interest in my writing and work it is truly noted. Well I have thought about a book but not an eBook. As far as guest authoring I have definitely thought about that. I will contact you per your request and we can take it from there.

  9. Attractive section of content. I just stumbled
    upon your blog and in accession capital to assert
    that I acquire actually enjoyed account your blog posts. Any
    way I’ll be subscribing to your augment and even I achievement
    you access consistently quickly.

    • Yes Gidget Hi there,
      Thank you your observations are appreciated. Your feedback valued. Tell me if I can cover topics you have a concern or interest in as well and keep coming back!s

  10. This is the perfect web site for everyone who
    wants to find out about this topic. You realize a whole lot its
    almost hard to argue with you (not that I personally would want to…HaHa).
    You definitely put a new spin on a topic that’s been discussed for ages.
    Wonderful stuff, just great!

  11. I go to see every day some blogs and information sites to read content, except this web site presents quality based

  12. You’re so cool! I do not think I’ve truly read a single thing
    like this before. So great to discover somebody with unique thoughts on this issue.

    Seriously.. many thanks for starting this up. This website is something that’s needed on the internet,
    someone with a little originality!

    • LOL yes I agree. Well I feel honored to be put into another realm of writing. Your feedback is truly invaluable. Keep commenting and giving me your thoughts and ideas I welcome them.

      Healthy Regards Luxetoys.

  13. This is a great tip especially to those new
    to the blogosphere. Simple but very accurate information… Thank you for sharing
    this one. A must read post!

    • Yes rehab,
      The article was from another blogger but I value other bloggers thought’s and opinions. I will only share on my site things are accurate and to the point. Thank you.

  14. Had so much trouble with the last SEO company we hired, been reading
    up on it myself and next time I are going to employ temp staff to sort it
    Will definitely be returning, ’tis a great blog

  15. Hello there! I know this is kinda off topic nevertheless I’d figured I’d ask.
    Would you be interested in exchanging links or maybe guest writing a blog article or
    vice-versa? My website covers a lot of the same subjects as yours and I believe we could greatly benefit from
    each other. If you might be interested feel free to send me an email.
    I look forward to hearing from you! Great blog by the way!

  16. I’ve been browsing on-line greater than three hours today, but I by no means discovered any attention-grabbing article like yours.
    It’s pretty value sufficient for me. Personally, if all webmasters and bloggers made good content material as you did, the net
    shall be a lot more useful than ever before.

  17. My spouse and I absolutely love your blog and find the majority of your post’s to be precisely
    what I’m looking for. Does one offer guest writers to write content available for you?
    I wouldn’t mind creating a post or elaborating on a lot of the subjects you write about here.

    Again, awesome blog!

    • Hello Gaston,
      I am thrilled that your husband and yourself visits my blog often and enjoy the content. I welcome commentary as well as opinions on a topic.
      Yes, we could try you on a topic that you would ordinarily write and I can feature your topic on my blog as long as it is healthcare related.
      email your topic anytime to or write on your blog and with your permission I could feature on my site.
      Take Care.

  18. Hurrah, that’s what I was exploring for, what a
    material! existing here at this webpage, thanks admin of this site.

  19. Thanks to my father who shared with me regarding this website,
    this website is genuinely awesome.

    • Elise,
      Muchas gracias por tus pensamientos en mi línea Blog / Magazine. Fui a tu video y tengo que decir que es una cosa muy buena que usted está promoviendo. Womens Health es siempre una pieza educativa que debería estar en la vanguardia. Gran trabajo usted mismo!

  20. Greetings from California! I’m bored to tears at work so I
    decided to browse your site on my iphone during lunch break.
    I enjoy the knowledge you present here and
    can’t wait to take a look when I get home. I’m amazed at how fast your blog
    loaded on my phone .. I’m not even using WIFI, just 3G ..

    Anyways, good site!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,344 other followers

%d bloggers like this: