Becoming a Three-Dimensional Candidate

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Create a three-dimensional portrait of yourself that will make a potential employer fall over themselves to bring you on board.

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When you’re a nurse in search of a new position or career direction as a skilled healthcare professional, it’s important to approach the hiring process with a plan to present yourself as a three-dimensional candidate.

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Keith Carlson
Keith Carlson, RN, BSN, NC-BC, is a holistic career coach for nurses, award-winning nurse blogger, writer, podcaster, speaker, author, and popular career columnist. With two decades of nursing experience, Keith deeply understands the issues faced by 21st-century nurses. Keith’s two podcasts, RNFM Radio and The Nurse Keith Show, offer inspiration and practical support to nurses seeking to create meaningful, satisfying lives and careers. Keith’s message of savvy career management and professional satisfaction reaches tens of thousands of nurses worldwide. Keith can be found on many social media platforms---including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and Instagram - as well as at and Digital Doorway.
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Kathleen mason
04 Oct 2020
Very good , how resume structures have changed ! I best get and update my resume in readiness for the unexpected.
Senila Gunawardane
05 Mar 2020
This was a quick useful read
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Barry Moore
09 Mar 2020
Helpful for me to be more effective when looking for a graduate nursing program.
Melissa Bain
09 Mar 2020
Some good tips.
Jennifer Scheuer
06 Mar 2020
Good tips to improve interview performance.
Susan Gallagher
05 Mar 2020
This resource was very helpful and I will put into practice what I have learned.
Mary Fletcher
11 Mar 2020
Really interesting concept
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Samantha Moffitt
09 Mar 2020
I am currently updating my resume/ curriculum vitae and thinking about moving into a different area of nursing, so this highlighted issues often seen in nursing CV's. I intend to now change the language used in mine to improve my CV and job prospect.
serene victor
04 Oct 2020
easy to understand help to implement at workforce
melissa smith
10 Mar 2020
good resource to get ready for job interviews
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