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Want to learn more about Ashworth College? What about workforce news, time management tips, job hunting and other topics? Each blog, written by our subject matter experts, will explore student life, preparing for the future after college, skill marketing, emerging technologies, how Ashworth College can help you reach your goals and much more.

How to Go from Overwhelmed to Just "Whelmed"

Written by Ashworth College on Thursday, 04 February 2016. Posted in General

How to Go from Overwhelmed to Just

Going to work. Taking care of your family. Maintaining a social life. Pursuing personal goals. Trying to get some sleep (when you can).

7 Things Every Nurse Understands

on Thursday, 28 January 2016. Posted in RN to BSN

7 Things Every Nurse Understands

Shonda Rhimes knows how to write a good medical drama, but even the most dedicated Grey's Anatomy fan will never fully grasp what it's like to work in healthcare. Sure, the basic responsibilities of a nurse are understood. But as someone who has actually donned a pair of scrubs for multiple grueling 12-hour shifts, you know what the job really entails.

What's Holding You Back from Your Next Career Move?

Written by Ashworth College on Monday, 25 January 2016. Posted in Career

What's Holding You Back from Your Next Career Move?

So, you've come to a stand-still in your career. You're okay with where you are, but you know that there are more opportunities within your reach. What's holding you back from taking the leap? A few culprits are often to blame. Here are three common barriers and how you can overcome them.

Earning A BSN Opens Possibilities for Nurses

Written by Ashworth College on Thursday, 21 January 2016. Posted in RN to BSN

Earning A BSN Opens Possibilities for Nurses

If you've been a nurse long enough, you've probably heard that earning a BSN is important. But just how important is it? Turns out, it can be a real differentiator. Whether it’s opening up more career possibilities or helping you earn more money (sometimes even for some of the same things you are doing now!) getting your bachelor’s degree can be a big career boost.

Getting Guidance: Three Ways Your Advisor Can Help You Succeed

Written by Ashworth College on Monday, 18 January 2016. Posted in RN to BSN

Getting Guidance: Three Ways Your Advisor Can Help You Succeed

In life, everyone needs a little guidance. From family members and close friends, to Yelp! reviews and Netflix movie ratings, it’s comforting – and often necessary – to get insight from others when making decisions and dealing with problems. That’s exactly what advisors do for our nursing students.

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