Author Archives: Beth Boynton

Looking for More Joy in Your Nursing Career? “Aspire to Be Inspired” is a Book that Can Help!

Whether you are just beginning your career or are feeling like you could use some support to thrive in your practice, Keith Carlson’s new book, Aspire to Be Inspired:  Creating a Nursing Career That Matters will help you take positive steps … Continue reading

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Do Real Nurses and Doctors Care About Rock and Roll?

A personal preference no doubt, but if you do, you’ll want to check out  Patient Advocate and Musician, Martine Ehrenclou’s up and rising new website:  Rock and Roll Blues Muse!  I love all sorts of music and Martine posts reviews … Continue reading

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“Gibberish Talk Show Host” A Way to Help Nurses & Doctors Practice Sharing Power!

We’ve been struggling with communication and collaboration in healthcare forever.  One reason for this is that speaking up requires taking on more power and listening requires sharing it. These skills also interface with our ability to lead and follow and … Continue reading

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