Critical thinking in nursing is the evaluation of information through observation, experience, and communication that leads to a decision for action.
4 Reasons Why Nurses are Mean to Nursing Students
Has an instructor or nurse been really mean to you as a nursing student? Let’s go over a few reasons why nurses are mean to nursing students.
MSN vs BSN Jobs – Should I Get a BSN or MSN?
Let’s look at MSN jobs and BSN jobs so you can make an informed decision on which degree is best for you.
Military Nursing – An Interview with a 20-Year Veteran, Julie Florentin, DNP Student
Get ready to learn about what it’s like to be a military nurse! In this episode, Julie shares with us what it’s like to work in the military vs a civilian nurse. Plus what she wishes she knew as a new grad.
Traits to Develop as a New Grad Nurse – An Interview with Nurse Mo
Join Kati and Nurse Mo as they discuss helpful traits to develop as a new grad nurse. These traits will help you as a new nurse and beyond.
Why I Hate “Fake it Til You Make it”
“Fake it til you make it” is a common term we use to encourage people who are learning in a really intimidating and challenging environment. In this episode, Kati discusses why she’s not a fan of that saying.
Nursing Continuing Education Requirements by State
Beyond yearly CEU requirements, there are some nursing CE requirements by state that must be taken before you get your license. Let’s look at them.
How to Take Charge of Your Nursing Career with Irnise Williams, Esq
Today, I’m joined by Irnise Williams who is both a nurse and an attorney. We discuss legal considerations for nurses, the realistic likelihood of malpractice situations, and how we can take charge of our day-to-day lives at the bedside.
How to Become a Better Nurse
Maybe you feel pretty comfortable in your role. Here are some simple things to consider when you want to know how to become a better nurse.
RaDonda Vaught Trial – Part 2, Interview with Lorie Brown, RN MN JD
This week I talked with Lori Brown about the RaDonda Vaught Trail about what it means for nurses and professional liability insurance.
How to Talk to Your Nurse Manager
If you’re a new nurse and not sure how to talk to your nurse manager, this post outlines some important considerations when approaching your new boss.
Deep Dive: RaDonda Vaught Trial, Charges, and Timeline
The RaDonda Vaught trial has been a major issue for the nursing community. Let’s dive into what actually happened and what I think this means for nurses.
How to Study for the CCRN
Nicholas McGowan, MSN, RN, CCRN – critical care nurse with 12 years of experience in cardiovascular, surgical intensive care, and neurological trauma nursing. How to Study for the CCRN More Resources for Studying for the CCRN
Resignation Letter for Nursing
Let’s talk about the purpose of a resignation letter and what you should include in a resignation letter for nursing.
Nurse Leader vs Nurse Manager
If you’re considering a career as a nurse leader vs nurse manager, it is important to understand the difference between the two roles.
Best Nursing Podcasts in 2022
These highly-rated podcasts for nurses are packed with instant access to the top healthcare experts, academics, researchers, and policymakers.
SMART Goals Examples for Nurses
Goals provide a keen sense of motivation, direction, clarity, and purpose, they are critical to the success of every nurse.
What Is the Difference Between Leadership and Management in Nursing
Let’s discuss the responsibilities, qualities, and characteristics of both positions to determine how they are different.
Nurse Preceptor Gifts That Won’t Disappoint
When choosing the perfect nurse preceptor gift, you want to try to think of one that will actually be used instead of just sitting around gathering dust or something which isn’t practical so don’t choose anything too expensive or extravagant.
How to Become a Nurse Administrator
How to become a nurse administrator. Let’s look at this rewarding career choice that can prove very successful.