Medical syringe being testing

Can You Give Shots Without A Needle? Science Says Yes!

Ask a group of people why they hate going to the doctor and you’ll get a variety of answers—the bill, the waiting room, cold stethoscopes, etc. One of the biggest complaints you’ll hear is that many people hateneedles and hate getting shots. But thanks to a new breakthrough, we may soon be able to get […]

Image of nurses' shoes in a circle

Your Best Foot Forward: Choosing The Right Nursing Shoes

Nurses are no strangers to the pains of aching feet and empty stomachs, and this week’s blog post aims to help you out with both, starting with the rumbling of a missed meal. This Wednesday, June 14, Chipotle restaurants nationwide are offering nurses a “Code Burrito”-bring in your nurse’s ID to for a “buy one, […]

Happy nurse checks Ipad

Men Who Hesitate To Become Nurses… And Why They Shouldn’t

Despite a desperate need for qualified nurses nationwide, one group of eligible workers is still hesitant to put on the nursing scrubs… men. As of the beginning of this year, roughly 9 million American men are looking for work, yet less than 10% of the country’s nursing force is male. For one reason or another, […]

Enroll in Unitek College to start your new career

Make Your Nursing Resume Unforgettable

Nursing is one of the fastest growing professions in the United States, but just because more career opportunities exist for nurses doesn’t mean that you get to skip all the fun of job hunting. You still need to locate the perfect position, fill out the application, and of course have a sparkling resume. There’s nothing […]

Unitek College logo

How to Prepare for a Job Interview Part I

We’ve all been to a job interview: we’ve had the sweaty palms, uncontrollable jitters and painted on a smile that borderlines on desperation and fear. Interviews are no fun and seem to bring to mind every insecurity and flaw that we so carefully try to hide. Now that you’ve decided on a career to pursue, […]

Unitek College logo

Choosing the Right Nursing School

So you want to join the health care profession but you’re not quite sure where to start. Dr. Juli Daniels, CCRN reports on five factors that you should consider when choosing a school to further your education. 1. Find the right program to meet your career goals – Daniels explains that, “The first thing […]