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In the course of a nurse’s career, there are times that favour professional advancement and moments that call for maintaining the status quo. There are many prudent ways to approach taking one’s nursing career to the next level when, and if, the time is right. While it's true that moving from one type of nursing to another is a professional advancement, such a move is also deeply personal. Whether going back to school or pursuing certification in a specialty, the professional is also personal in nature.