Why Joining Toastmasters Is a Must.

Toastmasters Magazine

If you are looking for any promotion or leadership role, you need to join a Toastmasters club. Toastmasters clubs offer an inexpensive way for you to improve your leadership and communication skills. A few years ago, the patients that I worked with were critically ill, and most of them were on breathing machines. I had very little communication with them. I never considered joining Toastmasters because I felt that my communication skills didn’t need improvement. Then came the day I found myself in a position in which I needed to give a few speeches in our community. That’s when I […]

How to Build Positive Relationships with Your Patients.

    As caregivers and nurses, your work involves working with patients every single day. If you don’t have a positive relationship with your patients, it can be very stressful. It is never fun spending your time around people who you have a poor relationship with. In this article, I want  to share a few tips on how to build positive relationships with your patients.   Communication How you communicate with your patient is the key to having a positive relationship. It’s important to always introduce yourself. Sometimes we get so busy dealing with so many patients that we forget […]