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 thoughts surrounding the experience three days later. What you have done to your mind is allow the negative thoughts to occupy a space that should be occupied by thoughts of gratitude and positivity. As nurses, an attitude of gratitude is essential for our survival in this career. The work that we do can be stressful at times. When all is going well, it is easy to be grateful.  It’s when things are not so great that we […]

How To Get The Most Benefit From Your Preceptor.

benefit from preceptor.

  The new trend nowadays is that new employees do not have the luxury of spending too much time in orientation. The orientation period is getting shorter and shorter and you are expected to be working on your own after a few weeks. With some companies, orientation may only be a few days unless you are a new graduate. The days you spend with your preceptor should be spent wisely with the goal of learning as much as possible. There are 6 ways that I want us to focus on, on how to get the most benefit from your preceptor. […]