Nurse Practitioner Career Advice

Whether you’re looking for some nurse practitioner career encouragement or a deep dive into employment specifics, you’re in the right place. On the career advice section of the blog we cover everything from common concerns nurse practitioners have to specific issues faced in the profession.

5 Strategies for Making Your Nurse Practitioner Job Family Friendly

I am lucky to remain connected to a number of my nurse practitioner program classmates. As we have matured in our careers it is exciting …

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How to Piece Together a Full-Time Job From PRN Positions

Nurse practitioner jobs aren’t always the most flexible opportunities. Patient visits often must be scheduled in advance and in-person interactions are required. So, at times …

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Shift Length: How Does it Affect Your Job Satisfaction?

As I sit here on my couch blogging next to my sleeping puppy, I am tired.  I have spent my morning removing Christmas lights from …

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Here’s Why Your Resume Keeps Getting Lost in Cyberspace

Do you ever wonder what happens to your resume after you submit it to an employer online? Who is in charge of reviewing applicants for …

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6 Tips for Crushing a Virtual Nurse Practitioner Interview

Before the world of video calling, interviewing for a nurse practitioner position across state lines meant incurred travel expenses and additional stresses for both the …

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3 Practical Tips for Preventing Nurse Practitioner Burnout

If you’re a nurse practitioner feeling the pressures of working in healthcare, there are a few practical ways you can maintain motivation and even enthusiasm …

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Unexpected Perks of Working for a Small Practice

At first glance, working for a large practice can seem like the ideal opportunity, especially if you’re a new grad nurse practitioner. With bigger benefits …

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9 Practical Tips for Conquering Night Shift Fatigue

Last night my husband and I went to dinner with friends which happened to be the same day I was transition back to reality from …

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Featured NP Residency Opportunity – New Mexico

Is this New Mexico adventure right for you? Are you dreaming of working in a clinic that will assist you grow in to the autonomous …

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Do These 8 Things After Giving Your Two Weeks Notice

The Guide to a Graceful Exit for Nurse Practitioners  Working up the nerve to give your two weeks notice to your employer can be downright …

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4 Key Questions to Help Your Patients Make Lifestyle Changes

Recently on the ThriveAP residency program webinar, a speaker discussed the concept of motivational interviewing. In my eight years as a nurse practitioner, I had …

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The Ultimate Abscess I&D Tutorial

You know you’re made for medicine when you see a bulging, fluctuant abscess and you just can’t wait to stick an #11 blade in to …

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