The ANA and Nursing Trends, Part 2 of 2 | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 147

On February 5th, 2018, I published a blog post with the first of a series of two posts focused on the data from a late 2017 American Nurses Association survey of 6,000 nurses from around the United States. On February … Continue reading

Diversity, Embracing Cultural Competence, and Your Nursing Career | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 145

Just recently, I was honored to deliver the closing keynote address at the National Association of Hispanic Nurses (NAHN) inaugural Latino Leadership Institute in San Antonio, Texas. My recent blog post lavishes well-deserved praise on NAHN, and I want to … Continue reading

Letting Your Nursing Career Magic Out of the Hat | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 144

Nurses, do you need some new magic in your nursing career? Nursing career development  isn’t rocket science, but manifesting some magic and joy for your career is certainly possible if you want it. Is it time to let the rabbit … Continue reading

Leveraging The Gallup Poll in Your Nursing Career | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 143

On episode 143 of The Nurse Keith Show, we reference a recent blog post and discuss the Gallup poll results that demonstrate continued public trust in nurses’ trustworthiness and honesty. How can nurses leverage that public trust in the interest … Continue reading

Overcoming Mission Drift in Your Nursing Career | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 142

Has your nursing career gone off course? Do you feel professionally lost at sea? It is possible to overcome your nursing career mission drift by digging deep into what motivates you, what’s changed in your personal and professional life, and … Continue reading

The BSN Sea Change | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 141

When Governor Andrew Cuomo of New York State signed the “BSN in 10” legislation into law in December of 2017, a legislative sea change for the nursing profession was initiated. How will this new law impact the nursing profession, nurses’ … Continue reading

Making Your Career Happen in the New Year | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 140

Your nursing career deserves your attention, as well as solid planning and assiduous goal-setting. After all, as a nurse, you want to make your career happen rather than letting it happen to you.  … Continue reading

Violence Against Nurses — Our Own #MeToo Moment | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 139

On December 18, 2017, I published a blog post based on recent reports that a former charge nurse from Cedars=Sinai is suing the surgeon who was caught on video physically assaulting her outside the OR suite. The surgeon,Kerry Kourosh Assil, … Continue reading

In Your Nursing Career, Effort is Rewarded by Outcome | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 138

In a 21st-century nursing job market where competition is tough, effort is rewarded by outcome. For those nurses and healthcare professionals who sit on their laurels and don’t do the work, career growth can be stunted. But for those willing … Continue reading

Overcoming Objections During Nursing Job Interviews | The Nurse Keith Show, EPS 137

On December 4th, 2017, I published a blog post all about overcoming objections in nursing job interviews. Objections are statements by a potential employer or interviewer when they are attempting to explain why you’re not the best fit for the … Continue reading