Nurse work environments can be toxic. Lack of leadership, poor communication, cynicism and high stress levels can quickly make the best work environment crumble. This negativity can seep into all aspects of your life if you don’t control it. What can you do to survive the next shift, week or even year? Here are 9... Continue Reading →
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Have you ever visited a carnival house of mirrors? As you wind through the maze of mirrored passageways, you’re met with your reflection. Sometimes, it is true to life and other times it is a distorted image of reality. This distortion can cause a confusing, disorienting situation. It can be difficult to distinguish truth from... Continue Reading →
Rush hour. A period of heavy traffic that occurs every day. It lasts for at least an hour, sometimes more. You have a general idea as to when it will hit, but there is always some variances that are unknown. You can expect long delays some days, due to external forces, such as the weather... Continue Reading →
I have had a recent lesson in work-life balance. His name is Baxter. Well, Mr. Baxter Mills to be exact. He is a 4 month old Morkie - Maltese-Yorkie mix. Prior to life with Baxter, I sat down to write anytime I wanted. I work from home for my day job too and I had become... Continue Reading →
Everyone knows that the Boomers chose to hang around in the workplace longer than expected after The Great Recession of 2008. And, Lord, we all know that the Millennials have come into nursing in a large wave of tech-savvy, Full-House loving professionals. But, what happened to Gen-X? We are still here ya, know! Could this... Continue Reading →
I am a Nurse. But, I am certainly not a “nursey nurse.” I no longer provide hands on care. I work with people who have been injured on the job. I am compassionate and caring. I am motivational. I am brutally honest at times. That is what my clients need. My career has taken me... Continue Reading →