This is the second year I have attended CES and things just seemed significantly different this time around. I am not sure if the industry is changing, there are just more people attending CES, or if it’s just that I’m getting old. Perhaps it could be a combination of all these things, but I had a less enjoyable experience at the events of CES this year than I did in the … [Read more...] about CES Irritations from a Female Press Attendee
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?
I am honored to be included on a list for 25 Outstanding Medical Blogs By Nurses created by QuickMed. Many of the nurses on this list are my friends and I admire their work online. A few of them I've even had the pleasure to meet in real life! Here is a snippet of their descriptions of some of my favorites from the list:Code Blog Health care professionals … [Read more...] about 25 Outstanding Medical Blogs By Nurses
Passion causes many of us to act quickly and write feverish blog posts either for or against an issue. Logic causes us to question what once seemed like rational and careful decisions and well-reasoned blog posts. Integrity forces us to be true to one’s self. If I had the expertise and experience that Ms. GENEVIEVE M. CLAVREUL, RN, PH.D. has, I would like think that I would … [Read more...] about Cry Havoc: A Fair and Balanced Account of the Amanda Trujillo Saga
In a world where a simple Google search can reveal your entire life it is important to be aware of how you appear online.I’ve recently written a few articles about identity theft and keeping you and your children safe online. Doing this has made me more aware that since I am actively involved in social media and have a personal brand, I expose myself to a greater risk of … [Read more...] about Protecting Your Reputation Online