Jaymie Kavelish

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Why now is the time to consider a career as a RN

Whether you’re a millennial about to enter college or a veteran professional looking to make a career switch, now is the time to ponder becoming a …

Why I love my nursing job: a personal look at the profession

Seven nurses working in different sectors share their thoughts on what makes a career as a nurse so special<p><b>Community learning disability nurse in Llanelli, Wales</b>

Wales

A Nurse's Guide to ER Survival

It's been nearly three years since my last nursing shift in the ER, yet I still think of myself as a nurse. Being a nurse is a bit like being Catholic. Once a nurse, always a nurse, even if you're no longer practicing. I guess that makes sense. I was only twenty when I joined the profession and …

5 Things You Don’t Know About Nurses

Nursing is not a low-paid job.<p>If your picture of nursing and nurses was formed by watching medical dramas on TV, you probably wouldn’t recognize a …

Employment

Blog

Although they are well-known for assisting women in labor and delivery, each nurse midwife provides many more healthcare services for women and their …

Immune System

The hidden dangers of caring about your career too much

A teacher I know recently left the profession after seven years in the classroom. She was an amazing science educator, bringing project-based learning to a high-poverty school in the South Bronx. Her students loved her, her principal depended on her, and her love for her students was palpable. Why …

Pedagogy

A closer look at college and career readiness

“What is the purpose of an education?” For policymakers and experts in academic fields, this question has long served as an important point of …

Want Your Graduate Kid to Get Hired? Science Says Nag Them to Do This Thing

A single activity performed before graduation improves the chances of a college senior getting hired.<p>In a class of 2017 study by iCIMS, an HR recruiting software provider, a whopping 91 percent of college seniors said they have the skills necessary to get the job they want. There's just one …

Employment

7 Pieces of Bad Career Advice No Longer Relevant in Today’s Job Market

Career paths are not so linear today. Unfortunately, some people still hold onto outdated, bad career advice.So if you hear any of these old-school …

‘Crucial Conversations’ in the Workplace : AJN The American Journal of Nursing

Offering nurses a framework for discussing—and resolving— incidents of lateral violence.<p>This is the second article in a series on leadership, …

Future of Nursing

Resources<p>A library at your fingertips<p>Help promote better health through nursing by tapping into hundreds of resources, including studies, toolkits, …

Paris police say officer and attacker shot, killed

PARIS (AP) — A gunman opened fire on police on Paris' iconic Champs-Elysees boulevard Thursday night, killing one officer and wounding three people before police shot and killed him. The Islamic State group quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, which hit just three days before a tense …

Extremism