Author Archive | Stephanie

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    Stephanie is a contributor to the NCLEX-RN Blog at Magoosh. She has been a registered nurse for 13 years. She earned her AAS in Nursing from community college before enrolling as an online student at Grand Canyon University, where she completed both her BSN and MSN with an emphasis in Nursing Education. Student success is her top priority and she is committed to working with her students to see them thrive. When she isn’t teaching the nurses of tomorrow, Stephanie enjoys traveling with her family to warm, sunny places.

How to Avoid NCLEX Prep Burnout

Preparing for the NCLEX is stressful. You have come so far already in finishing nursing school and this test is the key to getting your license and finally achieving your goal of becoming a nurse. But, if you aren’t careful, preparing for the test can leave you feeling burned out, unmotivated, and lacking the confidence […]

5 Ways to Prep for NCLEX While Traveling

I love to travel. I am always amazed by the things there are to see and do in this world.  But what do you do if you want to travel but you need to study for the NCLEX? Fear not! You can study for the NCLEX and travel too! Here are 5 ways to prep for the […]

How to Take a NCLEX Practice Test

You know how they say that practice makes perfect? Well, in this case, maybe not perfect. Still, taking a NCLEX practice test will go a long way in helping you feel ready on the big day! How should you go about taking an NCLEX practice test to get the most out of it? Read on […]

The Benefits of Taking Nursing Classes Online

Thanks to technology, education has changed and nursing education has changed too! While online classes aren’t for everyone, there are some definite benefits of taking nursing classes online. Flexibility Kokil Sharma When it comes to the benefits of taking nursing classes online, nothing comes close to beating the flexibility provided by online learning. Having a virtual […]

What You Need to Have in Your Nursing Bag

Johnny Magnusson Like any other profession, nursing requires tools that are important when it comes to providing high-quality nursing care. For each specialty, the tools for nurses might be a little bit different. However, for new nurses working in their first patient care positions, there are a few common tools for nurses that no nurse […]

Benefits of Being a Float Nurse

One of the things I love most about nursing is that there is always variety. Nurses can work in multiple settings and specialties. As you are considering what kind of nursing job you want, what shift you want to work, or what specialty you want to pursue, another position to think about is being a […]

Non-Traditional Nursing Jobs

When I tell people that I am a nurse, most of them instantly assume I work with patients at the local hospital. However, that is not what I do and there are many nurses out there like me making great contributions to the field of nursing by filling non-traditional nursing jobs. Here are some non-traditional […]