Career advice

Make the most of your annual appraisal

It is easy to regard your appraisal as a chore, but if approached properly, it can put you...

Further study for further development: the primacy of postgraduate studies

Since nursing became an all-graduate profession, undertaking a master's degree has become an...

Paul Edwards: busting the private sector myths

Paul Edwards of Bupa UK urges you to keep an independent mind when choosing your next career...

Careers in nursing research: finding the evidence for better care

If you are interested in investigating the issues that matter most to patients, research may...
Free

Lucy Gillespie: The good preceptorship guide

A good preceptorship programme can help you survive your first year as a newly-qualified...
Free

Revalidation

'Reflective practice will give nurses back its voice'

How to cope with change and uncertainty

Nursing has always been unpredictable and under pressure. Mandy Day-Calder advises nurses...

Picking up the pieces after you make a mistake

All nurses dread making an error, but if it does happen, there are things you can do to...

Mindfulness Part 3: Don’t give up

In the concluding part of a three-part series, Mandy Day-Calder reveals how to overcome the...

Mindfulness Part 2: Core techniques to reduce your stress

In the second part of our series on mindfulness, Mandy Day-Calder explains how paying...

Mindfulness Part 1: How to regain your focus

In the first of a three-part series, Mandy Day-Calder explains the ‘essence’ of mindfulness.

RCN credentialing: Assessing advanced level practice

As the RCN’s new scheme to offer accreditation for advanced nurse practitioners gathers pace...

LGBT equality: mind your language

Remember that married no longer necessarily means heterosexual. A little care with language...

New RCN scheme will enhance career prospects of advanced nurse practitioners

Ahead of the spring roll out of the RCN’s new credentialing scheme, Lynne Pearce talks to...

Careers advice

Tips on how to say no to excessive workloads

Faith and spirituality: how to remain professional

Some patients value the opportunity to discuss their faith. For others, any mention of...

The benefits of being a Macmillan nurse

From leadership and mindfulness to career coaching, Macmillan Cancer Support offers nurses a...

How to set and achieve your goals

Setting clear goals can help give clarity to your long-term vision and motivate you to get...

Pages

Jobs