Marsha is the Lifestyle Design Strategist for Nurses™ who want to escape burnout, follow their passions, earn more money, and create their own freedom through career-building, lifestyle and self-care strategies.
After roaming (mostly alone) in the cities and towns of over 17 countries, I considered myself a pretty savvy traveler. But things changed on Christmas Day, 2015, abroad, almost 10,000 miles away from home. 3 ½ years ago, I had a crisis. Part of my crisis involved...read more
Now feathers may ruffle with this blog post... Most seasoned nurses will often suggest that new graduate nurses begin their nursing career on a Medical-Surgical (Med-Surg) unit to lay the groundwork for their nursing career. Moreover, the Academy of Medical-Surgical...read more
Warning: Although I’m rarely snarky, this post will contain an unusual amount for my taste. It’s my attempt to make light of what can be an uncomfortable situation. Also, there are screenshots of messages below that I've received that may be triggering because of the...read more
There are plenty of ways to increase your skill set in nursing-- which could potentially lead to improved career satisfaction. Below, I've identified 3 possibilities to pursue that have worked for me. #1 - ATTEND A CONFERENCE With the number of specialities there are...read more