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Jumpstart Your Nursing Career with Vocational Training!

Posted by Alicia Robinson on May 26, 2016 9:30:00 AM

If you want to become a nurse, you have several routes that you could take on your path to achieving that goal. Some options, including choosing to start as an RN will take two to four years of college before you will be able to start work as a nurse. You will be required to earn a degree, graduate and then take your licensing exam. For some, this route may be impractical, especially if your current circumstances—such as supporting your family or gaining financial independence—require you to start your nursing career sooner than later.

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Topics: Vocational Nursing, LVN, career, CNA

Vocational Nursing Portfolio Checklist

Posted by Alicia Robinson on Apr 26, 2016 10:00:00 AM

As a newly graduated nurse, a resume alone may not be enough to clinch that first nursing position--especially if you are going up against experienced nurses. The time to begin creating a vocational nursing portfolio is before you begin your job search after finishing your nursing studies.

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Topics: Vocational Nursing, career, vocational nursing portfolio

Going Back to School as a Single Parent

Posted by James Rosa on Oct 22, 2015 2:30:31 PM

If you’re a single parent and are unemployed or struggling to get by in a dead-end job, one of the best ways to improve your situation is by going back to school. However, one of the most common problems facing many single parents today is how to pay for childcare while attending school. Many single parents have family that can help, but some of us need a more reliable and stable child care solution. We have included some helpful resources below.

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Topics: going back to school, Department of Public Social Services, CalWORKS, Vocational Nursing, LVN, single parent, back to school, VANEEP, DPSS, child care

Is Vocational Nursing Right for Me?

Posted by Alicia Robinson on Oct 20, 2015 6:31:48 PM

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Topics: Vocational Nursing, LVN

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