Nurses, are you where you want to be in your nursing career? Whether you are a new nurse, mid-career, or approaching retirement, if you are struggling to find your ideal job and are frustrated with the online job search process, Landing Your Perfect Nursing Job is the book for you. Full of tips, tricks, worksheets, checklist, sample cover letters, resumes, and more, Landing Your Perfect Nursing Job will help you to understand and strategically get through today’s job search process.
Keep in mind that this book is not just for the new nurse, it has something for everyone in all stages of their nursing career. To the newly graduated nurse, this book will help you navigate your way to landing your first ideal position. For the experienced nurse looking for growth and development, this book will help you plan your next step. And veteran nurses who are thinking about semi-retirement, Landing Your Perfect Nursing Job will guide you through a process of self-reflection in order to re-invent yourself to be the best nurse that you want to be.
Author, Lisa Mauri Thomas, will take you on a journey of self-discovery examining your personal strengths and weaknesses that will help you properly market yourself and your nursing skills in order to advance your career. From prepping for interview to networking like a pro, this book will provide you with the tools you need to land that perfect job!About the Author Lisa Mauri Thomas MS,
a job search strategist and resume writer with nearly 20 years experience helping job seekers and career advancers find success in their quest for meaning in the workplace. Lisa Mauri Thomas has worked in various roles, including human resources director, recruiter, career center director, director of institutional effectiveness, college faculty member, and more. She is currently dean of education at a career college in Minneapolis, overseeing an array of programs, including two in health care.
From 2007-2011, Thomas was the managing partner of Change Your Job, Change Your Life, LLC, where she consulted with job seekers across the globe in many industries, including nursing and related health care specialties. An energetic and purposeful speaker and writer, she has presented job search and resume writing strategies at numerous workshops and conferences over the years, including the Twin Cities Healthcare Professional Network, the 2011 Minnesota Student Nurses Association Convention, and the Minnesota Workforce Centers. Furthermore, she has served as an expert contributing author at www.nursetogether.com.
Thomas holds a BA in sociology and an MS in applied psychology: vocational counseling, both from St. Cloud State University. In 2008-2009, she served as state chair of the Minnesota ACE Network, an organization that supports women leaders in higher education, and was an active, contributing member of the board for five years, during which time she earned the first-ever Sustainability Award. To learn more about Lisa Mauri Thomas, please connect with her on LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/lisamaurithomas.