Pivotal Moments in Nursing: Leaders Who Changed the Path of a Profession Vol 1: Vol 1 / Edition 1

Pivotal Moments in Nursing: Leaders Who Changed the Path of a Profession Vol 1: Vol 1 / Edition 1

by Beth P. Houser, Kathy Player
     
 

This unique book offers a comprehensive exploration of career management for nurses. The book covers the lifespan of a career in nursing - from discovering and developing a career to changing and reclaiming a career. The author and expert contributors explore each of these stages from theoretical and practical perspectives, with research-based tools and strategies,… See more details below

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This unique book offers a comprehensive exploration of career management for nurses. The book covers the lifespan of a career in nursing - from discovering and developing a career to changing and reclaiming a career. The author and expert contributors explore each of these stages from theoretical and practical perspectives, with research-based tools and strategies, and real-life examples throughout illustrating how nurses have successfully managed their careers. A separate unit on reclaiming one's career includes three unique chapters on the stalled career, the impaired career, and overcoming damage and building new credibility. The final two chapters address the importance of building support networks and mentoring. There are also discussions on inquiry letters, resumes, CVs and how to complete a successful interview, with examples of each.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781930538115
Publisher:
Sigma Theta Tau International
Publication date:
01/01/2004
Series:
Pivotal Moments in Nursing Series, #1
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
286
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

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