CAREER ADVICE

  • The Career Handoff: A Healthcare Leader's Guide to Knowledge & Wisdom Transfer Across Generations

    Authors Malloch and Porter-O'Grady share their own experiences to help present and future healthcare and nurse leaders with proactively preserving and sharing their valuable knowledge and experience across generations. Using an approach that emphasizes mentoring and sustainability of expertise, this book aims to facilitate smooth transitions and sustain the continued viability of healthcare organizations.

    Price: US $39.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446509 | Release Date: 2015

  • Nurse on Board: Planning Your Path to the Boardroom

    Only a small fraction of healthcare board positions are held by nurses in the U.S., and it’s time that changed. Nurse on Board provides all the tools needed to attain and succeed in your first board role—or advance into ever-greater board responsibilities.

    Price: US $39.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835926 | Release Date: 2015

  • The Staff Educator's Guide to Professional Development: Assessing and Enhancing Nurse Competency

    Higher acuity and more chronic patients, increasingly complex technology, and the rapid generation of knowledge all mean nurses must grow and adapt to continue providing high quality care for patients. This book provides nurse educators with the training tools they need to create a successful professional development program for nurses.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446264 | Release Date: 2015

  • Nurse's Etiquette Advantage, Second Edition

    In this highly anticipated, fully revised and expanded second edition, The Nurse’s Etiquette Advantage will prepare you to handle awkward and challenging situations that would normally diminish your confidence, tarnish your reputation, or derail your career aspirations. Written in a Q&A format and filled with practical tips, faux pas, and dos and don’ts, author Kathleen D. Pagana provides you with the tools you need to become a polished and confident professional.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-940446141 | Release Date: 2015

  • Fostering Clinical Success: Using Clinical Narratives for Interprofessional Team Partnerships from Massachusetts General

    In Fostering Clinical Success, Massachusetts General Hospital nurse leaders share their model for creating, embedding, and fostering a narrative culture. Massachusetts General Hospital uses storytelling to significantly improve patient care and increase patient, family, and staff satisfaction while reducing costs.

    Price: US $39.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835803 | Release Date: 2015

  • Critical Conversations: Scripts and Techniques for Effective Interprofessional & Patient Conversations

    Critical Conversations in Healthcare provides scripts and scenarios to help you reach your communication goals. Chapters feature dos and don’ts, reflective questions, and practical tools. Whether you are a new nurse at the bedside or the CEO of a major health care facility, this book will help you overcome conversation traps, improve patient experience, and more.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-938835469 | Release Date: 2014

  • Accelerate Your Career in Nursing: A Guide to Professional Advancement and Recognition

    Wondering how to navigate the myriad of degrees, certifications, honors, and achievements to find the path that’s right for you? This book helps you
    pursue your dreams by showing you a road map to professional nursing success.

    Price: US $29.95 | ISBN: 9781-937554583 | Release Date: 2013

  • Landing Your Perfect Nursing Job

    No matter where you are in your nursing career, this is the book for you if you are struggling to find your ideal job. Full of tips, tricks, worksheets, a checklist, sample cover letters, and résumés, Landing Your Perfect Nursing Job will help you understand and strategically get through today’s job-search process.

    Price: US $34.95 | ISBN: 9781-937554712 | Release Date: 2012

  • Volunteering at Home and Abroad

    Volunteering your time and talents to those in need can be a rewarding experience. Knowing that your efforts could improve the life of one person – or even the lives of a family or an entire community – can inspire you to reach out beyond your comfort zone.

    But how do you get started? This book serves as an excellent resource for finding a volunteer organization and selecting a program that is a good fit with your personal goals.

    Once you’ve embarked on your journey, how do you make the most of your experience? Do you know what cultural practices to take into consideration while providing care? How will you keep safe and healthy?

    Volunteering at Home and Abroad: The Essential Guide for Nurses helps you answer these critical questions and more. Authors Jeanne Leffers, PhD, RN, and Julia Plotnick, MPH, RN, FAAN, have volunteered extensively in both the United States and abroad and draw on their experiences to bring you this crucial roadmap for designing the best volunteer experience possible.

    Price: US $12.99 | ISBN: 9781-93053898-6 | Release Date: 2011

  • The Nurse's Social Media Advantage

    Blogs, chat groups, and other social media tools are changing the way health information is shared. This book shows you how to use social media and networking sites, participate in online communities, and effectively manage risks and liabilities.

    Price: US $12.99 | ISBN: 9781-93547601-6 | Release Date: 2011

  • Nurse's Grant Writing Advantage

    Have you had to find project funding or contribute to a grant request? Grantwriting can be an intimidating concept for nurses. The Nurse’s Grantwriting Advantage by Rebecca Bowers-Lanier, offers a step-by-step guide for nurses who are writing a grant proposal for the first time or who have submitted previous grants but want to do so more effectively. With the popular Nurse Advantage Series, Grantwriting offers list, tips, tricks, and quick references; this book makes it easy for any nurse to understand what’s involved.

    Price: US $24.95 | ISBN: 9781-930538733 | Release Date: 2011

  • The Nurse's Communication Advantage

    Business communication skills can make or break a career. This book will teach you how to develop powerful presentation skills, understand when to tweet and post to Facebook—and when not to—run productive meetings, and more!

    Price: US $12.99 | ISBN: 9781-405184-96-2 | Release Date: 2010

  • Take Charge of Your Nursing Career

    Throughout your nursing journey, there is a wide variety of paths from which to choose—some obvious and some not so obvious. Let this book be your guide to exploring career options.

    Price: US $24.95 | ISBN: 9781-930538-85-6 | Release Date: 2010

  • Why Retire?: Career Strategies for Third Age Nurses

    Nurses are aging and the workforce is shrinking. Whether you’re a nurse or a nurse manager, you’re looking for answers.

    Join nursing expert Fay L. Bower and business/sociology professor William A. Sadler as they outline a solution using a new paradigm of aging"—the Third Age, a period of life stretching from age 50 to 75 that can be an energizing time for renewal and growth.

    Price: US $12.99 | ISBN: 9781-930538764 | Release Date: 2009

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