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4 Reasons why Minority Nurses Ought to Blog More

Minority nurses need to blog more because there are lots of advantages to blogging. I was reading the statistics of minority nurses from the AACN report, and according to a survey done in 2013  by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing, minority nurses represent 19% of all … [Read More...]

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10 Mistakes Nurses Should Avoid Making on LinkedIn

Knowing why you use LinkedIn is important because you will avoid mistakes that make you look ridiculous. There are several reasons why people use LinkedIn. Some common reasons include:     Building your professional profile If you are seeking a job, you want your profile to … [Read More...]

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Should I Study to be a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant?

Guest Post by Arctic Dinks. For nurses ready to take the next step in their education, it can sometimes be challenging to choose the best route. A graduate degree in healthcare opens so many doors, and knowing what path to choose can get confusing! The most common decision though, is … [Read More...]

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Changing Roles and Careers for the Aging Nurse

For any young nurse, aging is not something you think about. Now that I have plenty of experience and a few years under my belt, I realize that even nurses age. As Chili Davis says, “Growing old is mandatory.” As nurses grow older, they can determine to be happy and satisfied if they … [Read More...]

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How to Confidently Say No!

  Do you find it hard to say no to any request that people present to you? Nurses are naturally giving people and saying no can be a challenge to many of you. There are several reasons why you may find it hard to say no, however, these four are the most common: You are afraid … [Read More...]

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4 Important Tools to Consider when Collaborating with Others

        Working in a busy unit can be stressful particularly when the individual assignments are very heavy. One

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Are you Trustworthy?

  Guest Post By Naomi D. Jones       I was watching Judge Mathis today where an ex girlfriend put her child's

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Constructive Criticism: Do you have the best delivery?

As we interact on a day-to-day basis with our colleagues, we may notice that one of us is doing something wrong or which does not benefit the team,

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5 Tips On Managing Your Time in a Constantly Changing Work Environment.

  The environments in which caregivers work are constantly shifting as patients’ conditions can change for the worse at any time. Given

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Why Nurses should take an Adventure Vacation

          It is no secret that nurses tend to be workaholics. Many times you go on working for several

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Can Nurses Be Wealthy?

      Many people say that, if you want to be wealthy or rich, nursing is not the career for you. In a sense, there is a lot

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Why Gratitude Is an Essential Attitude for Every Nurse.

    There are days when you have negative experiences at your place of work. You may catch yourself still dwelling on negative

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Are You Adding Colorful Foods To Your Diet?

    When your meal consists of just one or two colors, not only does it not look appetizing and inviting, but you may be missing out