Pushing Past the Stigma: What It’s Like To Be A Male Nurse with Jon White,RN

Pushing Past the Stigma: What It’s Like To Be A Male Nurse with Jon White,RN

Career Conversations

Jon White is a certified critical care RN who before that spent 16 years designing and building computer systems in the public and private sectors. He has Bachelor of Science degrees in Business and Nursing and a Master of Science degree in computer information systems.

A Career In Nursing

Have you ever considered a career in nursing? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the career outlook for jobs within the nursing industry is expected to grow approximately 12 percent from 2018 to 2028, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. 

Did You Know? As of 2017, male nurses make up about 9.1% of the nurses in the United States. 

What You Will Learn In This Episode:

  • Jon’s previous career and why he made the transition into the field he’s passionate about nursing
  • Potential advantages of being a male nurse 
  • Why would he recommend this profession to other men thinking about the healthcare industry
  • Educational requirement and certifications
  • Let’s talk about the Good, the bad, and the ugly of being a male nurse. 
    • Share and discuss at least one reason he loves the nursing profession
    • One thing Jon wishes he knew before he entered into it
    • Insight into something that makes him question how much longer he could be a nurse 
  • Helpful advice for men or women thinking about becoming a nurse in general

Guest Resources Mentioned:

To find out more about becoming a nurse visit: Nursing World Organization

 

Connect With Jon White: 

On Twitter: @TechNurseJon feel free to reach out to him and ask him any questions you might have on his career in nursing. 

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How I got asked to be a TedX Speaker via LinkedIn and how you can too with Deepak Shukla

How I got asked to be a TedX Speaker via LinkedIn and how you can too with Deepak Shukla

 

Deepak Shukla by day runs an SEO Agency, by night runs ultra marathons, plods around Ironman events and hangs out with his cat Jenny. You’ll find him at http://deepakshukla.com/ or perhaps at a local tattoo parlor getting inked.

What You Will Learn In This Episode:

  • Why choose LinkedIn over other platforms when doing the initial research on the journey to becoming a TEDx speaker.
  • What you should consider doing if you are NOT a professional speaker and the steps you can take.
  • How do you begin with connecting with the professionals directly or indirectly with the TEDx organization?
  • What does the reach out process look like for Deepak and the timeline?
  • What is the one thing that people tend to skip when they are reaching out to people of influence?
  • Top 3 advice for professionals seeking to be a professional speaker.
  • Why “social proof” is important and what it can do for your business.

Resources:

Deepak Shukla Tedx Talk

Quotables:

Your intuition is a form of analysis”

“Add value first, then approach the ask”

“Remember there is a person behind the tweet”

“Social proof = $$”

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What is a Healthcare Strategist With Shereese Maynard (Podcast)

What is a Healthcare Strategist With Shereese Maynard (Podcast)

Healthcare Strategist With Shereese Maynard

On today’s episode of Blueprint Your Career Podcast our guest is Shereese Maynard who is an accomplished senior-level healthcare strategist, Keynote speaker, the founder of DrWellBe. She’s joined us today for a segment of the show called “Career Conversation.” A career conversation episode discusses the good, the bad, and the ugly about a particular professional career.

A healthcare strategist is an emerging role that didn’t exist a few years ago. It’s a role that has room for growth from the basic entry level to a senior level position like Shereese.

What You Will Learn In This Episode:

  • What is a healthcare strategist?
  • What is the role of “Experience Officer” and the various titles that they are called?
  • Top five duties of a healthcare strategist at the basic level.
  • Why you need to take a good look at the maternity wards in some hospital.
  • A shout out to the Mercy Hospital Systems, listen why.
  • What educational requirement is needed to qualify for this type of position?
  • What is the good, the bad, and ugly of a healthcare strategist
  • How to get to the next level, once you get into this profession?
  • Why is reading your best friend in this industry?
  • Be on the lookout for a new app for physician burnout co-created by Shereese

Resources:

Read her articles on Healthcare Analytics News

Connect With Shereese!

Follow the hashtag #WatchMeWorkWednesday to keep track of Shereese’s work days.

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The Most Significant Challenges Of Going Back To School As An Adult with Ashley Hill (Podcast)

The Most Significant Challenges Of Going Back To School As An Adult with Ashley Hill (Podcast)

Challenges Of Going Back To School

No one said going to school would be easy as a child but going back to school when you have a family, work, and/or health challenges can make the process seem like a potential nightmare.

In this episode, I talk with Ashley Hill about the issues many adults face when they are trying to figure out a way to obtain money for school. She shares how you can make financing your education a little less challenging and where you should begin looking.

Ashley Hill, a Scholarship Search Strategist who is passionate about teaching anxious and overwhelmed graduate students how to use their talents and achievements to increase their chances of winning scholarships.

What You Will Learn In This Episode

  • Top 3 financial challenges for adults going back to school either for a new college or professional development continuing educational degree.
  • Tips you can use right now can do to make the process less challenging.
  • Where you should start looking for scholarships.
  • The one thing you can do today if you’ve already received your tuition bill, that might cut the fee down.

Resources:

Visit Ashley on her website https://collegeprepready.com

Learn how to pay less for college with from the featured experts on The Scholarship Chat Podcast http://bit.ly/TheSCPodcast

For weekly scholarships and access to other resources: bit.ly/thescholarshipbank

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