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Being a nurse is difficult, and it seems like no one understands the struggles of being a nurse quite like another nurse. Join Thomas Uzuegbunem, a bachelor's prepared registered nurse, a "tech junky," and a "financial geek" as he delves into some of the concerns and issues related to nursing career and nurse life. If you want a show that understands your career and what you're going through, then subscribe and join us every week for the discussion and then head to the show notes page to chime in your two cents.

Being a nurse is difficult, and it seems like no one understands the struggles of being a nurse quite like another nurse. Join Thomas Uzuegbunem, a bachelor's prepared registered nurse, a "tech junky," and a "financial geek" as he delves into some of the concerns and issues related to nursing career and nurse life. If you want a show that understands your career and what you're going through, then subscribe and join us every week for the discussion and then head to the show notes page to chime in your two cents.

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Being a nurse is difficult, and it seems like no one understands the struggles of being a nurse quite like another nurse. Join Thomas Uzuegbunem, a bachelor's prepared registered nurse, a "tech junky," and a "financial geek" as he delves into some of the concerns and issues related to nursing career and nurse life. If you want a show that understands your career and what you're going through, then subscribe and join us every week for the discussion and then head to the show notes page to chime in your two cents.

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English


Episodes

#026: MICU vs SICU | Which Nursing Job Should I Pick?

2/10/2022
Are you wondering what the difference between the medical and surgical ICUs is? Then watch this. I'm going to make a quick comparison between the MICU and SICU to help you figure out which nursing job you should pick. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk.com/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs โ“Want to Ask a Question: https://nursemoneytalk.com/ask ๐Ÿ“– Notes/Further Reading:...

Duration:00:09:45

#025: BAD IDEA! Don't Accept Gifts or Tips as a Nurse | You Should Do This Instead

2/10/2022
In this video, I will discuss why it's a bad idea to accept gifts and tips from patients. Also, I will share what you should do instead when a patient insists on giving you a tip or a gift. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk.com/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs ๐Ÿ“– Notes/Further Reading: https://nursemoneytalk.com/blog/can-nurses-accept-tips-gifts Resources for Pre-Nursing Students โž” Pre Nursing...

Duration:00:11:45

#024: Can You Get Fired For a Medication Error? | Tip + Tricks to Prevent Medication Errors

2/10/2022
A 2010 study showed that 100% of nurses have made at least one mistake during their careers. In this video, I will share tips on how to prevent medication errors. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk.com/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs โ“ Want to Ask a Question: https://nursemoneytalk.com/ask Resources for Pre-Nursing Students โž” Pre Nursing Student Academy:...

Duration:00:09:41

#022: Is Night Shift ACTUALLY Better for New Grad Nurses? | My Honest Opinion To This!

2/10/2022
Let's talk about the night shift, specifically, new grads working the night shift. There's a BIG chance as a new grad nurse you'll be hired on nights and told it's the best shift for new nurses. Is it really? And why do they always say that? In this video, I'll talk about that and share with you some of the pros and cons of working nights as a new nurse because it's not exactly as they make it seem. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools:...

Duration:00:13:42

#023: 5 Things Nurses Should Watch Out For When Using Social Media

2/10/2022
Here are my thoughts on some social media guidelines for nurses. These are the things you should be watching out for if you're a nurse and you frequently use social media. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk.com/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs โ“ Want to Ask a Question: https://nursemoneytalk.com/ask Resources for Pre-Nursing Students โž” Pre Nursing Student Academy:...

Duration:00:08:13

#021: 7 Ways to Make 6 Figures as a Nurse | Tips + Tricks To Earn $100K+ as a Nurse!

2/9/2022
You're not going to make this initially and you're going to have to work for it but it's possible to make six figures a year as a nurse. That's right $100,000 plus a year as a nurse. I'm going to show you some steps you can start taking TODAY! Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk.com/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs ๐Ÿ” Look for Financial Advisor: https://nursemoneytalk.com/financialadvisor ๐Ÿ“–...

Duration:00:18:14

#020: Is Being a Nurse Still Worth it in 2022? | You Should Know This!

2/9/2022
Working in healthcare has been really hard the last couple of years. Many people have left the nursing profession out of frustration for one reason or the other. This has left many more wondering if being a nurse is still worth it. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs โ“ Want to Ask a Question: https://nursemoneytalk.com/ask ๐Ÿ“– Notes/Further Reading:...

Duration:00:07:39

#019: 6 Ways to Make More Money as a Nurse in 2022 | Try This!

2/9/2022
One of the nice things about being a nurse is that there are a lot of ways you can make more money. Here are a few of my favorites tailored specifically for 2022. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs โ“ Want to Ask a Question: https://nursemoneytalk.com/ask ๐Ÿ“– Notes/Further Reading: https://nursemoneytalk.com/blog/how-to-make-more-money-as-a-nurse ๐Ÿ“– How to Get a...

Duration:00:13:29

#018: 12 Tips on Starting a New Nursing Job | Nursing Career Tips

2/9/2022
Starting a new nursing job is hard. A new workplace environment, new co-workers, new protocols are just a few of the things you'll face. To help you, here are a few of my top tips for transitioning into a new job. Some links mentioned below are affiliate links. ๐Ÿซ Look for Nursing Schools: https://nursemoneytalk/schools ๐Ÿ” Look for Nursing Jobs: https://nursemoneytalk.com/jobs ๐Ÿ“– Notes/Further Reading: https://nursemoneytalk.com/blog/starting-a-new-nurse-job Resources for Pre-Nursing...

Duration:00:22:21

#017 Clinic Nursing vs Hospital Nursing

1/19/2021
I'm going over the differences between clinic nursing and hospital nursing. Iโ€™m discussing the benefits and what options you may have. If you are looking for a new nursing job or consider trying something new check out our job board. You can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/17. You can find nursing jobs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/jobs. Find nursing programs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/schools.

Duration:00:15:33

#016: 10 Tips for Nurses Working 12-Hour Shifts

1/12/2021
I'm going to go over working 12-hour shifts as a nurse. I'm going to give you some tips and advice on how to make your 12-hour shift a little easier. You can find the show notes for this session on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/16. You can find nursing jobs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/jobs. Find nursing programs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/schools.

Duration:00:11:10

#015: How to Find the Best Nursing Jobs for You

1/5/2021
I'm going to go over how to find the best nursing jobs for you. I'm discussing some tips and advice that will help you well in finding your chosen position as a nurse. Lastly, you can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/15. You can find nursing jobs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/jobs. Find nursing programs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/schools.

Duration:00:10:47

#014 Getting Laid Off From Your Nursing Job: What to Do

12/29/2020
Iโ€™m going to give you some actionable tips if you were about to get laid off from your nursing job. Iโ€™m giving helpful advice on how you should handle and prepare if you find yourself in this situation. Lastly, you can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/14. You can find nursing jobs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/jobs. Find nursing programs by going to nursemoneytalk.com/schools.

Duration:00:10:33

#013 How Many Hours and Days Should Nurses Work in a Row?

12/22/2020
I'm going to answer one of the most common questions in working as a nurse. "How many hours and days should nurses work in a row?" I'm also going to share my personal experiences on how I managed and handled my working schedules. You can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/13. Find nursing jobs at nursemoneytalk.com/jobs. Find nursing programs at nursemoneytalk.com/schools.

Duration:00:12:29

#012: 7 Reasons Why You Should Get Your BSN

12/15/2020
I'm going over some of the main reasons why you should get your BSN. Iโ€™m discussing the benefits and what options you may have. If youโ€™re interested in finding an online RN to BSN program near you, then you can check it out on our website. Find nursing school programs near you at nursemoneytalk.com/schools. You can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/12.

Duration:00:08:04

#011: 15 Important Charting Tips for Nurses

12/8/2020
I'm going to go over important charting tips for nurses. Whether youโ€™re a new nurse or a seasoned nurse, weโ€™re confident youโ€™ll find something from this list that will help you in your nursing career. You can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/11.

Duration:00:14:48

#010: 18 Items Every Nurse Should Probably Have in Their Bag

12/1/2020
I'm going to tackle a list of items every nurse should probably have in their bag. I'm also going to go over some product recommendations that I find handy to use. Lastly, you can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/10.

Duration:00:16:23

#009: How to Stay Sane During the Holiday Season (10 Tips)

11/24/2020
I'm going to go over some helpful and actionable tips that you can apply to handle your sanity and stresses that come with being a nurse over Holiday Season that you can start doing today. The gift guide episode is at nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/8. You can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/9.

Duration:00:14:34

#008: 15+ Christmas Gifts Nurses Should be Asking for and Giving This Christmas

11/17/2020
I'm going over some of the best Christmas gifts to give the nurse in your life and gifts you might want to have. You can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/8.

Duration:00:26:20

#007: Why You Should Give a Notice Before Quitting Your Nursing Job?

11/10/2020
I'm going over some of the main reasons why you should give notice before quitting your nursing job. I'm discussing the pros and cons and what options you may have. If you're looking for a new nursing job check out our job board on nursemoneytalk.com/jobs. Lastly, you can find the show notes for this episode on nursemoneytalk.com/podcast/7.

Duration:00:17:59