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Social Media and the Travel Therapists Who Use Them

It’s almost a cliché to say that social media has changed the way people interact with one another but this bears repeating to emphasize the importance that social media has over our lives, especially in the way people now do business, travel therapists included. (more…)

Travel Nursing: Why Do It? Here’s Why.

Thousands of nurses are choosing to take advantage of travel nursing opportunities to not only visit new places but also to gain diverse training experience in different practice environments while enjoying an excellent pay and great benefits. If you’re not already sold on what travel nursing can do for your career ...
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Travel Therapy: Know the Pros and Cons

Fresh out of therapy school and you’re now ready to take on the world and start your career in travel therapy. Or are you? Stepping out of the protective walls of school and into the “real world” can be both exciting and terrifying. All the sudden every negative thing you’ve ...

5 Tips to Build Your Career as Travel Nurses

There are many factors that affect one’s career in travel nursing. Here are just a few tips on how to build a career and help you climb that professional ladder with minimal fuss. Treat your job like a business. Take it seriously and treat both your co-workers and patients as if ...

How to Make Your Travel Therapy Career Recession-Proof

As recent years have shown, people can lose their jobs in the blink of an eye. Regardless whether you’re an optimist or a pessimist about the economy, it’s always a good idea to recession-proof your therapy career. One definite way to ensure that you’re not the first to go in any ...
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When Travel Nursing Brings You Closer to Family

It wasn’t easy for Doris Harding to find out that her son, Sean, was going to be deployed to Afghanistan in June. When she found out she knew she wanted to spend time with him before he got sent abroad. But how could she? Sean was stationed in Hawaii and ...
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5 Qualities of a Great Travel Therapist

When you approach a staffing firm for your ideal travel therapy assignment, it’s helpful to understand the dynamics going on between you and the recruiter. This conversation is about sizing up the other side to determine whether you’re a good fit for the firm’s needs and vice versa. Recruiters generally ...