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Adapting When a Sprint Turns into a Marathon

Richards shares how to help leaders with tools and advice on how to cope with this continuous journey of the COVID Pandemic.
Sep 22, 2020
Kim Richards

Kim Richards

The Journey to Excellence Never Ends

The truth is, in excellent organizations, the journey does not end; the bar keeps rising. Excellent organizations do not settle for the status quo. They are constantly asking themselves: What else? What’s next? How can we make this even better? How can we be innovative? How can we add to the intellectual discipline of nursing and healthcare? How do we raise the bar?
Sep 14, 2020
Gen Guanci

Gen Guanci

The DAISY Foundation – Special Message to Nurse Managers

Nurse managers create the environment that makes the extraordinary compassionate patient and family experiences that your nurses are providing possible. Bonnie emphasizes the nurse managers' role in driving the positive culture of your organization, and sends them a "great big thank you" from the DAISY Foundation for all they do as leaders.
Sep 3, 2020
Bonnie Barnes

Bonnie Barnes

Characteristics of Effective Teams

Have you ever wondered what makes a team effective? What about your team…is it effective? The following characteristics have been identified in many of the most effective and successful teams. How many does your team have?
Aug 26, 2020
Gen Guanci

Gen Guanci

Mother Nature: the Expert Leader of Teamwork

Whenever I think of teams, team dynamics, and teamwork I immediately think about what we can learn from nature. If we look at plant, animal, and insect groups we can learn a lot. One of the most poignant groups of lessons comes from the observation of geese as they fly in formation.
Jul 9, 2020
Gen Guanci

Gen Guanci

The Art of Grace

Cynda Rushton, an international leader in nursing ethics and a member of the Grace team at Johns Hopkins, shares how to use the elements of grace to create the conditions for compassion during stressful and uncertain times. These elements of grace are an anchor and a resource that can be used in the midst of complexity and chaos.
Jun 25, 2020
Cynda Rushton

Cynda Rushton

Phoenix Leadership: A Strategy for Resilience and Relevance in a Time of Crisis

Leadership though, is all about change right? So we should be good at it, right? Probably not to the degree of change that is needed now. We need a new paradigm that creates new ways of thinking. I call this Phoenix Leadership.
Jun 12, 2020
Val Gokenbach

Val Gokenbach

Building Trust in Healthcare Organizations

During these volatile times, it is more important than ever to conduct your practice based on principles and not rules and to trust your team instead of regulating them. From setting short term goals to encouraging nurses to focus on self-care, Kim shares her recommendations on how to get through these chaotic times.
May 23, 2020
Kim Richards

Kim Richards

Fostering Calm and Civility in Times of Crisis

Four part video series discussion that explores the importance of fostering civility at this time in healthcare. Incivility includes a range of behaviors typically lower intensity acts of aggression, that if left unaddressed can lead to threatening conditions.
May 19, 2020
Cynthia Clark

Cynthia Clark

Tom Hills

Tom Hills