Nurses-Continuing Education Cruise-Early Bird Rates Available until 9/15/14

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Laugh, Learn, & Relax next June!  Save NOW! If you are a nurse or a legal nurse consultant, this nursing continuing education cruise is for you. You’ll receive timely, current information on clinical and legal topics that will shape your nursing practice. Cruise June 14-21, 2015 You’ll attend the the education during the days at sea. Sessions are carefully planned to […]

Sleep Deprivation as a Social, Organizational and Healthcare Issue (Book Review)


Alan Derickson, Dangerously Sleepy: Overworked Americans and the Cult of Manly Wakefulness, Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014 The topic of this scholarly (a footnote for almost every paragraph) but well-written (not at all soporific!)  book gives an historical view of Americans’ neglect of sleep.  Sleep deprivation may be on very few lists of our […]

Budding Authors & Nurse Entreprenuers Seeking a User Friendly & Reliable Self-Publishing Company


Publishing is a mysterious business that appears simple until you delve into it.  If you are self-publishing a book you are probably excited by your topic and at some point will be considering how and with whom to publish.  You may have questions about editing, indexing, cover design, formatting, ISBN numbers, copyright and more. There are […]

Holding space for tough conversations, like @ bullying leads to readiness, enthusiasm & commitment for positive change!

Not to long ago, I had the honor of joining a long list of highly respected speakers at the annual convention of Ambulatory Surgery Center Association in Dallas, TX!  My topic for a breakfast discussion was, “Dealing with Bullying in the Workplace”!  The turnout for this early morning conversation was wonderful!  I was expecting 10-20 ambulatory surgery […]