‘Learn from the leadership qualities of your nursing role model’

A nurse leader must influence with authenticity and have a shared vision, says Matthew Hodson

‘Caring is the essence and reality of nursing’

Leadership means how we advocate for nursing, act and treat others, says Barry Quinn

‘I hope all students realise their potential for leading excellent nursing care’

Writing and developing research are powerful ways of sharing good practice, says Alison James

Technology must be coupled with good leadership if nursing care is to improve

Put informatics at the heart of service development and delivery, says Amanda Claeys

‘Be open to opportunities even if they don't fit neatly into your plans’

If you want to be a leader stay open to opportunities, advises Nichole McIntosh

As a nurse leader, I can ensure excellent patient care

A mentor's guidance can be crucial when leadership gets tough, says Helen Reeves

My job is to keep giving nurses the conditions and support they need to flourish

Alex McMahon on his journey to becoming a director of nursing

Amenable, preventable, avoidable: untangling how senior nurses talk about mortality

Using the right terminology for different kinds of death will help improve healthcare

Let’s have an honest conversation about the way gender suppresses wages

Chronic workforce shortages should push wages up, so why has this not happened for nurses?

Values-based nursing leadership: a way to restore integrity

Leadership showing congruence between values, beliefs and actions can shape nursing’s future

Improving the health and well-being of unpaid carers – initiatives with impact

How Commitment to Carers award nominees have shared their work and inspired others

How good nursing leadership can champion holistic healthcare

Investment in mental health nursing leadership is vital on acute wards

Sexual safety in all mental health settings is a fundamental right for service users

Sexual Safety Collaborative to have new standards to improve sexual safety on wards

Treatment pathways must take account of cultural beliefs

Clinical systems must reflect the diverse range of beliefs that people hold

How one care provider is embedding technology to make services more efficient

Rowan Procter on digital technology and launching her trust's new instant-communications app

All to play for: the need for resilience in nursing leaders

Senior nurses set to explore how to exert influence in health and social care

Three ways to support colleagues with cancer at diagnosis, during treatment and beyond

Breast surgeon Liz O’Riordan draws on her experience of breast cancer to advise on helping...

Safer staffing should always be on the nursing agenda

NHS Improvement has launched the Safer Staffing Faculty and Fellowship Programme