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Entrepreneurs
What is a SWOT Analysis - and Why Every Nurse Entrepreneur Needs to Do One

What is a SWOT Analysis - and Why Every Nurse Entrepreneur Needs to Do One

A SWOT analysis gives you valuable business insight to propel your venture to success.

Stress 101
How do I Overcome Depression and Loneliness?

How do I Overcome Depression and Loneliness?

This question appeared in the comments of my last article and it helped me decide what my next article would be. I was asked if I write/coach about how to deal with things like depression and loneline…

Nurses
Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became A Nurse

Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became A Nurse

Here are a few things I really wish someone had told me before becoming a nurse...

Nurses
My Life as a Nurse

My Life as a Nurse

The story of my nursing career, from tiny babies to corporate desks

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Rock
School Shoes For Nurses

School Shoes For Nurses

We often think of our 12-hour shifts as just work, but if we realize the big impact we can make in those hours, it seems much shorter a period of time. Soon we realize we can come to the end of our s…

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Nurses
Code Green and Emotional Trauma: How Nurses Help

Code Green and Emotional Trauma: How Nurses Help

Code Green, indicating a combative patient, can be challenging and seem to occur with increasing frequency. How can nurses help? What helps you to respond appropriately?

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Entrepreneurs
One Way for Nurse Entrepreneurs to Overcome Marketing Overwhelm

One Way for Nurse Entrepreneurs to Overcome Marketing Overwhelm

Where should you begin? Set up a Facebook page? Work on your blog? Start a podcast? Here's one simple way to figure out where to invest your marketing energy.

Nurses
The Stigma of Men in Nursing

The Stigma of Men in Nursing

Barriers and stereotypes of male nurses are discussed. Males who choose nursing as a career face unique barriers.

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Nurses
Just a Nurse | Life of a Nurse

Just a Nurse | Life of a Nurse

Reflections of a day in the life of a nurse, through her eyes...

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News
Innovative Procedure Easing the Symptoms of Chronic Rhinitis

Innovative Procedure Easing the Symptoms of Chronic Rhinitis

ClariFix is bringing relief to those suffering from the runny nose and congestion of chronic rhinitis.  Read on to learn about how this innovative procedure is helping people who don’t tolerate or res…

Stress 101
10 Don'ts For Less Holiday Pressure

10 Don'ts For Less Holiday Pressure

Do you start feeling the pressures that come with the holiday season in early October? Are you still enjoying pumpkin spice lattes when Christmas displays start to go up? If you can relate to these…

Nurses
The Burden of Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI)

The Burden of Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI)

If is often considered “a part of life” when we leak a little with a good laugh, sneeze or while exercising.  However, stress urinary incontinence can take a major toll on our emotional and social liv…

Nurses
How to Bring Holiday Cheer to the Bedside

How to Bring Holiday Cheer to the Bedside

Tis the season when patients and their families are relying on the nursing team to provide excellent care along with a sprinkle of holiday cheer to the bedside.

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Nurses
Helping Patients Make Healthier Food Choices

Helping Patients Make Healthier Food Choices

Do you have a plan for teaching your patients what they need to know about food labels? It’s a topic worth reviewing. The basics described in this article are aimed at motivating you and your patients…

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Nurses
The Role of Perioperative Nurses

The Role of Perioperative Nurses

Surgery can be an anxiety provoking time for anybody, especially those who may not fully realize what to anticipate.  Perioperative nurses at every stage provide a calming and skilled professional pre…

Nurses
Nurses and Bullying: 4 Things You Can Do

Nurses and Bullying: 4 Things You Can Do

Bullying is real. It happens in all workplaces, including settings where we work as professional nurses. How can you recognize it? What can you do about it?

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