RN Self-Employment

Nurse Mindsets that Hinder Transition to Self-Employment and/or Business Ownership

By on Apr 24, 2013 in Nurse Entrepreneurs, RN Self-Employment

Transitioning from employment to self-employment or business ownership can be difficult. The path is filled with roadblocks—some of which are mindsets developed throughout the nurse’s education and practice. These mindsets can lead to delays and eventual rejection of the idea of working independently. When I wrote the book, Self-Employed RN: How to Become a...

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Do you have a book inside you?

By on Apr 2, 2013 in Nurse Entrepreneurs, RN Self-Employment

As my friend Dan Poynter asks, “Do you have a book inside you?” Nurses have many stories to tell, and experience and knowledge to share. Writing a book may be just the thing for you. It was for me. I was working in an emergency department in central Florida when I decided to take the certification exam for emergency nursing (CEN). I was certified in critical-care...

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RNs Sales of Healthcare Products

By on Jan 15, 2013 in Nurse Entrepreneurs, RN Self-Employment

Nurses Who Sell Healthcare Products or Design and Manufacture Healthcare Products Nurses are often interested in selling healthcare products or have an idea for a new product that improves the comfort or health of their patients. Some nurses are natural salespeople who do well selling wellness products, health foods, and nutritional supplements. Sales is a perfect...

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