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Networking for Nursing

In this day and age, networking is crucial when it comes to finding a job. We’ve all heard the saying, it’s not what you know, it’s who you know! As college students and alumni, it is important to recognize this fact, and use it to our advantage!  Below you’ll find some helpful link to articles and Nursing organizations that will help you get started in your networking!


  • Networking - This article gives practical advice on how new nurses can network. 
  • Networking for Life - This article has shares the importance for nurses to practice networking for life and tips for managing your networking.

Student Nursing Organizations

State & National Nursing Organizations

Multicultural Nursing Organizations

Specialty Nursing Organizations

Finally, take advantage of what Linfield can offer! Involvement in campus activities such as clubs, athletics, community service, and Greek life can increase the networking options that you have. Join Cat Connections as either a student or an alumni for assistance with networking!  The Linfield network is way bigger than you may think (just look at LinkedIN!)