Curiosity, Passion, Purpose, and Your Nursing Career | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 128

Just today, I was speaking to a nurse career coaching client on the phone, and the word curiosity became the central theme of what I was trying to convey to her about her nursing career. When it comes to career … Continue reading

Nurse Be Nimble, Nurse Be Quick | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 127

On episode 127 of The Nurse Keith Show, we dig into the ideas of nimbleness of mind and how having the wherewithal to pivot in your nursing career when the time is ripe is based on curiosity, being awake and … Continue reading

New Statistics Revealed About the Nursing Profession | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 126

Nurses, a new study — Nursing: Can It Remain a Source of Upward Mobility Amidst Healthcare Turmoil — has revealed important statistics about the state of the nursing profession in 2017, and we’re digging into the positive and negative numbers … Continue reading

When Nurses Stand Their Ground | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 125

Many of us have already heard the story of the Utah nurse who was wrongfully handcuffed and detained by police while standing her ground in defense of the rights of a comatose patient. Nurse Alex Wubbels was calmly and simply … Continue reading

Nurse Volunteerism and Why It Matters | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 124

In the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, I’ve been thinking a great deal about nurse volunteerism, and in celebration of Labor Day, I published a blog post concerning the important of volunteerism to both personal growth and professional growth and satisfaction.  … Continue reading

Nursing Career Development, 1-2-3 | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 123

In honor of this episode being number 123, I decided to do a show on a 1-2-3 approach to nursing career development. Becoming a nurse isn’t as easy as 1-2-3, but there are some basic building blocks that help in … Continue reading

Hercules, Sisyphus, Don Quixote, and Nurses | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 122

On my blog, Digital Doorway, I frequently use metaphor and stories to make my point when it comes to nurses, nursing, and healthcare. On this podcast, it’s also my mission to use the spoken word to push nurses to take … Continue reading

Nurses, Healthcare, and the Reality of Uncertainty | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 121

On episode 121 of The Nurse Keith Show, we discuss the importance of acknowledging that uncertainty is an underlying factor in almost every aspect of life. Whether it’s healthcare, our children, or our jobs, uncertainty is a constant presence that … Continue reading