How New Nurses Can Answer the Question, “Why should we hire you?”

  It’s getting harder for fresh new nurses straight out of college to get jobs. Companies prefer to hire experienced nurses and will only take on new grads who stand out in the interview. The question you should always expect during the interview is this: “Why should we hire you?”   Think about this question, and prepare your answer prior to the interview. Practice in front of the mirror to make you more confident in answering, if you have to. It is one of the most important questions and can determine whether you get the job or not. In this […]

How Health Care Workers Can Uplift A Coworkers Day.

There are some days that simply do not go well. You can go to work feeling all motivated and in a good mood but things just go wrong. A patient may fall out of bed or have a medication reaction. A patient’s family may complain about you. A doctor may yell at you for someone else’s error, or a colleague may say something nasty to you and hurt your feelings. On days like these you start to question why you showed up to work. A lot of self-doubt begins to creep in. We all have days like these. When you […]