Category Archives: Confident Quotations

Loyola University: Making Sure Student Nurses Know about Bullying & Burnout

Bullying is not just something that happens with kids on the playground.  Workplace bullying is common among novice nurses and nursing students.  Many times this type of lateral, violent, and disruptive behavior can lead to nurse burnout. It is important … Continue reading

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Turning Empathy into Compassion for Our Patients and Ourselves!

Dr. Robin Youngson, an anaesthetist by trade but is also a leader in the compassionate healthcare movement.  (I’m on board and maybe you’ll join!)  He was interviewed recently on Radio New Zealand (RNZ) on “The importance of being empathic“.  It … Continue reading

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Is Change Critical to Career Success?

Guest post, by Melinda Fouts, Ph.D. “Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.”                          ~ Jim Rohn WHAT INSPIRES YOU to change? What are the signs that suggest change is needed? How do you measure if the … Continue reading

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