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10 Perks of a Nursing Career
7. Job security
While a shortage of nurses also includes a shortage in nursing faculty that makes getting into nursing school a tad difficult, the shortage of available nurses is great for current nurses in terms of high job security
. According to the BLS
, nursing jobs are growing faster than the average for all other occupations, and opportunities are expected to be “excellent.”
In this day and age, where working for the same company for one’s entire career has pretty much gone by the wayside and loyalty between employees and employers seems to be a thing of the past, nurses enjoy something rare in today’s economy: peace of mind.