Archive for April, 2009

Guest Author Series – Traveling Together

Guest Author Series – Traveling Together

My life was pretty much perfect. I was married to an amazing man. We worked at the same hospital, myself as an Administrative assistant, and my husband as an ER nurse.  We had just purchased our first home together and were beginning to unpack, settle in, and buy furniture. We had a brand new puppy […]

By April 29, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
Have iPhone will travel.

Have iPhone will travel.

If you are one of those travel nurses who loves to have the latest gadgets and can’t travel without your cell phone then you must have the iPhone from Apple. It’s a phone, camera, computer, etc… all in one! Sure there are other mobile devices and smartphones like the Blackberry, Palm and what have you, […]

By April 27, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
Cheesy keychain = Appreciation? What do you think of Nurses Week?

Cheesy keychain = Appreciation? What do you think of Nurses Week?

Nurses Week is just around the corner and I thought I would share an intriguing and fun Nurses Week promotional event I have seen floating around the nursing world on the web, the Advance’s Worst Nurses Week Gift Ever contest. The winner (or maybe loser more appropriately) receives a $500 gift certificate to the the ADVANCE Healthcare Shop. […]

By April 24, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
New Guest Author series

New Guest Author series

We are excited to introduce a new four post series about life on the road from the spouse of travel nurse’s perspective. If you haven’t read Adventures in Travel Nursing, you are missing out on a lot of great insight into the travel nursing lifestyle. We hope this series will help you realize that her blog […]

By April 24, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
How to beat nursing burnout, part 2

How to beat nursing burnout, part 2

In my last post about nursing burnout, I gave some tips to regain control over your life which can help you manage stress. These can work to prevent burnout for those who are starting to feel the effects. But what if you are already in the midst of burnout and need help to recover from it?

By April 21, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
It's Time to Find Your Place in the Sun

It's Time to Find Your Place in the Sun

How’s it going? How are you feeling today, are you stressed? Are you walking on sunshine or are you getting sunburned? I’m sure those questions will be answered with a gamut of responses, all depending on where you’re living right now. According to a few recent surveys covering everything from finance to mental health, there […]

By April 20, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
Travel Nursing Book Reviews

Travel Nursing Book Reviews

I am proud to introduce a new feature on TravelNursingBlogs.com, the Travel Nursing Book Review. Travel nursing books offer travel nurses a wealth of knowledge about everything from how to get your travel nursing assignment to what questions to ask a travel nursing company. So I am looking forward to taking a closer look at […]

By April 17, 2009 7 Comments Read More →
102nd Best Travel Nursing Website!

102nd Best Travel Nursing Website!

Onward Healthcare just came out with a list of the 101 Best Travel Nursing Websites. Although we didn’t make the cut, we can only assume we were 102nd. Seriously though we were glad to see two of our guest authors, Adventures in Travel Nursing (which is coming soon) and Travel-Nurse-Coach, a regular guest author of ours made the list. […]

By April 14, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
Rosie O'Donnell, my metabolism and the nursing shortage.

Rosie O'Donnell, my metabolism and the nursing shortage.

Three things that are slowing down! Remember that skit on the Late Night Show with Johnny Carson, The Great Karnak? Well, it seems as if TravelNursingBlogs.com has a resident fortune teller on staff. Back in early February, Jeff wrote about the state of the economy and the affect it is having on the nursing shortage […]

By April 9, 2009 0 Comments Read More →
The Good. The Bad. And the Evil?

The Good. The Bad. And the Evil?

Tax time is good when we receive a refund, bad, when we have to pay but it can be an evil time when we accept bad advice. There are many opportunities to save money at tax time. This is one of those times you need to invest to save. Find a reputable tax expert who […]