via Why would you do a PhD? Reflections of a relieved PhD student
Why would you do a PhD? As a full time nursing leader working in an acute NHS Trust while pursuing a part-time PhD, I'm what could be described as a 'rare breed'. I often wish I had more company on this increasingly isolating journey. My feelings of being on my own leads me to ask… Continue reading Why would you do a PhD? Reflections of a relieved PhD student
October is celebrated as Black History Month in the UK. For me, everyday is black history day because my life is a celebration of the legacy of so many who went before me. As we come to the end of the official month of activities, I take a moment to reflect on the lives and… Continue reading Mary Seacole Inspires Me!: Diary of a Nurse Leader.
This quote by Dr Martin Luther King resonates with me for a number of reasons. It's the thought that "everybody can be great..." that is such a powerful and enlightening awakening. It goes, to some extent, against what some of us were led to believe were the prerequisites of attaining greatness. This is because it… Continue reading Let’s be great…together! ❤
Travel blogging is my new pastime. It gives me great pleasure to share my experiences with my friends all over the world. One of my former high school teachers in Jamaica thanked me for sharing and said it felt like she was travelling with me. That's why I blog!!! To break down barriers and do… Continue reading The Italian View
This is the next in the summer blog series of Reflections of a Trailblazer. Check out my blog The Human Touch ❤✍🏽 for the previous posts so you don't miss out on my journey. I've previously discussed my PhD journey and my career inspirations. This post will include the importance of using unpleasant life experiences… Continue reading I’ll make a good nurse one day…#today😊
This post is the second in a summer 'Reflections of a Trailblazer' blogpost series that will capture my thoughts on transformational leadership, nursing research, pursuing work-study-life balance, seizing opportunities and making a difference in the world. The first post in this serious can be read here: http://wp.me/p5zWO2-tN As I reflect on my nursing career as… Continue reading Life of uncertainty…the leadership challenge! (Diary of an unexpected nurse leader)
This post is the first in a summer 'Reflections of a Trailblazer' blogpost series that will capture my thoughts on transformational leadership, nursing research, pursuing work-study-life balance, seizing opportunities and making a difference in the world. The series begins with a focus on my journey as a mature research student. Future posts will capture my… Continue reading Reflections of a Trailblazer …part 1: my research journey.
In a world in which it can feel that everyone is watching out for number 1, it is humbling to see humanity in action. Witnessing compassion, selflessness and other altruistic behaviour in my daily life brings joy to my heart and renews my faith in humanity. Someone once told me that it takes courage to… Continue reading Compassion and courage: the leadership challenge!
Representing Team Jamaica 🇯🇲. Sharing the return leg of my road trip. #Stunning #Epic #Beautiful #PreciousMemories 🇯🇲😎🍧❤ When will you visit Jamaica to see these views for yourself?! We would really love to see you and show you around ❤💛💚 Please like, comment and share! 🇯🇲