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5/2/2013 2:19 pm

Because health care is such an important and occasionally unpredictable field, it can be difficult for people with a career in nursing to balance work and life. While it's certainly important to be devoted to your career - after all, you went into nursing for a reason - finding balance will help you be a happier, healthier nurse, and that will improve your patient care.

Nursing
5/1/2013 2:54 pm

Anyone well into their career in teaching will tell you that if you are truly dedicated to giving students the best education possible, maintaining a proper work-life balance can be challenging. With so many papers to grade, homework to correct and students that need one-on-one attention after school, your work-life balance is liable to get off track now and again. To get back on the path of effectively managing the daily demands that come with a career in teaching, follow this advice:

Teachers College
4/24/2013 2:58 pm

Five jobs and five kids couldn’t keep L’via Weisinger from accomplishing an educational goal 25 years in the making. Yes, we said five jobs. And five kids—from age 5 to three who are in college.

Nursing
4/23/2013 2:35 pm

One of the reasons having a career in nursing is so exciting is because there are so many possible specializations. Nurses can works in hospitals or doctors' offices, or even help patients by administering home care. Working in the operating room - also known as the OR - alongside surgeons is a specific form of patient care that, given the right skills, can be a great career opportunity for nurses.

Nursing