The Nurses' Career Guide
Discovering New Horizons in Health CareBook - 1997
Did you know that there are more than four million registered and licensed nurses in this country? The Nurses' Career Guide addresses the dramatic changes these professionals face, such as health care reform, corporate restructuring, and decreased job security. This step-by-step career development handbook is specifically tailored to nurses. It helps the reader identify work skills and achievements, clarify values and goals, explore career options, develop a personal action plan, prepare cover letters and resumes, and conduct informational and job interviews. It is inspiring and visionary, yet filled with practical information and guidelines -- including a comprehensive 65-page resource section -- that help nurses find rewarding, fulfilling careers.Readers will learn to use tools that will last them a lifetime, including clarification of values, goal setting, mentorship skills, and how to personalize and define successThe most comprehensive listing of nursing resources I have ever seen, -- Marti Koch, M.S.N. Continuing Education Coordinator, North Carolina Area Health Education Council... a clearly written compendium of advice and insight into the realities and opportunities of health care employment and career building, -- James A. Cox, Editor-in-Chief, The Midwest Book Review
Publisher: San Luis Obispo, CA : Sovreignty Press, c1997.
Characteristics: xii, 240 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.