In 2016, The Nerdy Nurse aimed at being consistent. We wanted to bring you our very best nursing blogs. We've narrowed our focus to almost exclusively on nursing content and really tried to hone in and write on topics that we knew you would be interested in. Historically we've jumped around to topics ranging from parenting, travel, family, and personal ramblings. As we've … [Read more...] about Our Best Nursing Blogs of 2016
The blogosphere is booming with passionate and entertaining nurse bloggers. I've seen a few lists that compile the best nurse blogs or the top nurses to follow on Twitter, Pinterest, and even Google plus. However, I've never seen a single location where you can find a comprehensive list of nursing blogs and their social media accounts. It goes without saying that nurses who … [Read more...] about The Ultimate List of Nurse Blogs and Social Media Accounts to Follow
Most people know that blogging is an excellent way to tell stories and share information. It places power with individuals and allows anyone anywhere the ability to have a voice. But even thought it’s a great medium for storytelling, can nurses who blog use their online presence to improve the nursing profession? Can they use their voice to connect with others nurses and make a … [Read more...] about Can Nurses Use Blogging and Storytelling to Improve the Nursing Profession?
Things have certainly been busy in my neck of the woods. If you’re a regular reader then you might have noticed that my updates have been light for the last few weeks. Most of my writing energy has been devoted to the book I’ve been writing. It is currently in the process of being edited and due to be published in October. I’m really excited about the book and that I’ll be a … [Read more...] about From Blogging to Book Writing
There was a time when I thought that Allnurses promoted online collaboration and support for nurses. I was wrong. Allnurses only intends to support themselves by padding their pocketbooks with ad sales garnered by promoting anonymous rants and gripe sessions. They claim to promote nursing, but they shun any nursing experts who can provide valuable insight to the conversations … [Read more...] about Allnurses is not Supportive of Nurses