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7 Best Resume Tips for Nurses

7 Best Resume Tips for Nurses

Kim Isaacs, Monster Resume Expert

The US Department of Labor projects much faster-than-average job growth for nurses through 2014. That means as employers seek to recruit and retain talented nursing staff, nurses will enjoy improved salaries, benefits and working conditions.

You might be thinking: “Oh good, since employers will be clamoring to hire me, I don’t have to worry about my resume.”


A winning resume will you get noticed for the best positions and can facilitate a promotion from your current position. A strong resume can also help you command and negotiate a higher salary. Always put your best foot forward on your resume to attract the most desirable job offers. Follow these tips to make your nursing resume shine and review this sample resume for an entry-level nurse.

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