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“The Little Book of Big Emotions” is a Great Resource for Nurses

Former Psychotherapist and social worker now author, Erika Hunter’s “The Little Book of BIG Emotions:  How Five Feelings Affect Everything You Do (and Don’t Do)” is well-written, easy-to-follow, and full of helpful exercises and wisdom! In short,  it is a … Continue reading

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See You in NYC 5/6 for Awesome Workshop re: Creative Thinking for Complex Problems?

I am very excited to attend this workshop with Jude Treder-Wolff of LifeStage Inc.  I’ve been an admirer of her work for sometime and am psyched to learn from her in person!  She has written some great posts for ‘Confident Voices … Continue reading

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Are You a CEO, CNO, or Physician Leader TRYING to Create a Culture of Safety!

We know that changing behavior is a difficult and elusive problem.  When we’re talking about changing workplace culture, individual and organizational behaviors must both be addressed.  There may be broken trust that is very hard to repair and informal power dynamics that are … Continue reading

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