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Career Advice

Read articles to assist you with your job search and career advancement.

Looking for Your Perioperative Dream Job?

Perhaps you just graduated from nursing school and you are ...

Want to make the leap to leadership?

If you think you are ready to step up from clinical practice to take on a leadership role, it’s important to understand the true scope of what i...

Need the Magic Formula for Getting that Promotion?

Getting upper management to notice you, your skills, and your contributions requires a strategy. Here’s the formula to get your boss to see the impact...

4 Keys to Negotiating a Higher Salary

What is your work worth? Perioperative nursing is a competitive specialty and the skills you have could be worth more than you think. If you are in a ...

Looking Forward to Life Beyond the OR?

A large number of perioperative nurses are nearing the end of their career and are looking forward to life after retirement, where they can focus on f...

4 Reasons Why Summer is a Great Time to Look for a New Job

A lot of people think summer is not a good time to start a job search, but it’s actually a great time to start looking for your next perioperative opp...

What is Your Career Path?

Looking ahead is smart. It gives you a chance to envision where you want to be in your professional journey and what you need to do to get there. Peri...

6 Ways to Improve Your Perioperative Interview Performance

It may have been decades since you last prepared for an interview or this could be your first interview for your first job in a perioperative setti...