I never understood the importance of being courageous until a few years ago. I was going through a 'rough patch' and had to find the strength and motivation to carry on in the face of adversity. Looking back, I recognise that it was my courage that kept me going. While I've never been much of … Continue reading Be courageous!
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)
Updated & Reblogged Post!!! Still reflecting and looking forward to 2017. This review of my 2016 is to capture the essence of a year that, in my opinion, has defied the odds! My 2016 has been a roller coaster of a ride of fantastic highs and painful lows. Those of you who've stuck it out … Continue reading It’s less about how you start & more about how you finish. So finish like a boss! – My year in review.
"How do you maintain your composure when you feel like you're losing control? How do you stay on track when it seems that nothing is going to plan? How do you rise above your circumstances when you feel that there is no hope?" These are just a few of the questions that have entered my … Continue reading Staying the course: positively inspirational
A bump to my head has made me think about what will happen when I am dead. I know that I am treasured, still I can't help but think about how I would be remembered. Life is for the living, so the living must live for life. Live and let the ones you love know … Continue reading What would you do if today was your last?
I live each day of my life with a grateful heart. I try my best to see the blessings in the 'disappointments' and the lucky escapes in the last minute changes to plans which are often out of my control. 'Bouncebackability' is a trait that I am grateful to have been blessed with or is … Continue reading A Grateful Heart❤️
To all the friends I have 'met' online in 2015, I say thank you. For every kind word of encouragement that has been sent, I say it is much appreciated. For every tweet, retweet, mention, like (favourite) and all the banter and laughter, I say keep them coming! 2015 was the beginning of our beautiful … Continue reading Thank you!