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8/5/2013 3:19 pm

As a psychiatric nurse for nearly 15 years, Paul Tutokey has always worked to make a difference for his patients and his community. But when he decided to pursue a bachelor’s degree in Nursing at Western Governors University, he didn’t imagine he would tackle the issue of suicide prevention in his hometown of Billings, Montana.

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8/3/2013 3:58 pm

After spending years in nursing school, you may wonder why you would ever bother going back to school to earn your master's degree - after all, didn't you spend all those hours studying so you would never have to do it again? However, earning a master's degree can benefit your career in nursing in many ways, and online nursing degrees make it possible to go back to school without having to quit your job

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7/15/2013 2:03 pm

After becoming a nurse and working for a few years, there comes a time when you may be ready to consider a new position within the field. Looking for a job mid-career requires a bit of a different approach than it did when you were fresh out of nursing school, but with the right tips it's possible to move on to a new position - maybe even your dream job!

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6/2/2013 3:32 pm

After several years with a successful career in nursing, you may be contemplating the pros and cons of going back to school. Earning a master's degree is an excellent way to further your career: It can boost your salary, make you more employable or allow you to take your career in a new direction, such as becoming a teacher. For many nurses pursuing a master's degree, going back to school means simultaneously working full time. While earning an online nursing degree makes this possible, use these tips to avoid becoming overwhelmed.

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