The Resource Accelerate your career in nursing : a guide to professional advancement and recognition, Janice Phillips, Janet Boivin

Accelerate your career in nursing : a guide to professional advancement and recognition, Janice Phillips, Janet Boivin

Label
Accelerate your career in nursing : a guide to professional advancement and recognition
Title
Accelerate your career in nursing
Title remainder
a guide to professional advancement and recognition
Statement of responsibility
Janice Phillips, Janet Boivin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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Phillips, Janice Mitchell
Dewey number
610.7306/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
RT82
LC item number
.P54 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WY 16
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Boivin, Janet M
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  • Nursing
  • Promotions
  • Vocational guidance
  • Career Mobility
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Professional Competence
  • Staff Development
  • Vocational Guidance
  • Nursing
  • Promotions
  • Vocational guidance
Label
Accelerate your career in nursing : a guide to professional advancement and recognition, Janice Phillips, Janet Boivin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A GPS for gaining more health care influence -- 1. First lessons: Know yourself and your values : Foundational elements for a successful career ; Capitalizing on your strengths and identifying opportunities for growth ; Recognize and acknowledge the strengths that others bring to the workplace ; What is your preferred future? ; Build your plan ; Build your model of sufficiency -- 2. Nursing organizations 2.0 : Advantages of joining a professional organization ; Matching your goals with the right professional organization -- 3. Let your light shine: portfolio principles : The value of a portfolio ; What is a nursing portfolio? ; The advanced portfolio ; The electronic portfolio ; Portfolio designs ; When to use a nursing portfolio ; Advantages of the nursing portfolio ; Ready, set, go create your portfolio -- 4. Cultivating recognition : Why professional recognition for RNs is necessary and appropriate -- 5. Igniting your cheering section : Recommendation formats ; You're ready to go -- 6. Graduate school: crafting successful applications : Mapping a strategy for the application process ; Four to six months prior to application process ; Less than four months prior to application deadline ; One month prior to application deadline ; The interview ; Last step in the process ; Conclusion -- 7. Landing fellowships and internships : Internships and fellowships help you shine ; Internships and fellowships ; What will you gain? ; Pursuing opportunities ; Winning strategies for success ; Preparing for the interview -- 8. Expressing your professional best : Persuasive communication requires planning, understanding, and self-awareness ; Good listening skills cannot be overemphasized ; Nonverbal communication ; Social networking ; Appreciative inquiry ; Persuasive presentations to groups -- 9. Advocating for the nursing profession : Be prepared ; Make no assumptions about your audience ; Disruptive innovations ; Working with organizations: think outside the box -- 10. How to act powerfully : Act like you mean it ; Introduce yourself with pride ; Be empowered at the bedside ; Gain power through advocacy, political activism, and politics -- 11. Two of nursing's finest: Their personal journeys : Expressing your best as a leader: initial steps on the journey ; My experience with the Department of Veterans Affairs ; Leading in society: creating a virtual leadership community ; Nursing leadership -- The dynamics of leadership: a personal perspective : Concluding thoughts -- Appendix: Resources for success : Tools to keep current: so much information, so little time ; What to read?
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 184 p.
Isbn
9781937554583
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2013013736
System control number
(OCoLC)840048663
Label
Accelerate your career in nursing : a guide to professional advancement and recognition, Janice Phillips, Janet Boivin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A GPS for gaining more health care influence -- 1. First lessons: Know yourself and your values : Foundational elements for a successful career ; Capitalizing on your strengths and identifying opportunities for growth ; Recognize and acknowledge the strengths that others bring to the workplace ; What is your preferred future? ; Build your plan ; Build your model of sufficiency -- 2. Nursing organizations 2.0 : Advantages of joining a professional organization ; Matching your goals with the right professional organization -- 3. Let your light shine: portfolio principles : The value of a portfolio ; What is a nursing portfolio? ; The advanced portfolio ; The electronic portfolio ; Portfolio designs ; When to use a nursing portfolio ; Advantages of the nursing portfolio ; Ready, set, go create your portfolio -- 4. Cultivating recognition : Why professional recognition for RNs is necessary and appropriate -- 5. Igniting your cheering section : Recommendation formats ; You're ready to go -- 6. Graduate school: crafting successful applications : Mapping a strategy for the application process ; Four to six months prior to application process ; Less than four months prior to application deadline ; One month prior to application deadline ; The interview ; Last step in the process ; Conclusion -- 7. Landing fellowships and internships : Internships and fellowships help you shine ; Internships and fellowships ; What will you gain? ; Pursuing opportunities ; Winning strategies for success ; Preparing for the interview -- 8. Expressing your professional best : Persuasive communication requires planning, understanding, and self-awareness ; Good listening skills cannot be overemphasized ; Nonverbal communication ; Social networking ; Appreciative inquiry ; Persuasive presentations to groups -- 9. Advocating for the nursing profession : Be prepared ; Make no assumptions about your audience ; Disruptive innovations ; Working with organizations: think outside the box -- 10. How to act powerfully : Act like you mean it ; Introduce yourself with pride ; Be empowered at the bedside ; Gain power through advocacy, political activism, and politics -- 11. Two of nursing's finest: Their personal journeys : Expressing your best as a leader: initial steps on the journey ; My experience with the Department of Veterans Affairs ; Leading in society: creating a virtual leadership community ; Nursing leadership -- The dynamics of leadership: a personal perspective : Concluding thoughts -- Appendix: Resources for success : Tools to keep current: so much information, so little time ; What to read?
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 184 p.
Isbn
9781937554583
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2013013736
System control number
(OCoLC)840048663

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