Beware of Spammers

Beware of Spammers! PSA for Nurse Business Owners

Understanding Spam Spam refers to unsolicited, usually commercial messages such as emails, text messages, or Internet posts that are sent to a large number of recipients or posted in a large number of places. The term first emerged in 1990 and has become increasingly prevalent in the digital age. A Recent Incident Recently, several nurses…

Nurse Consulting Firm

Why You Should Start A Nurse Consulting Firm

In my journey as a nurse and entrepreneur in healthcare consulting, I’ve unearthed critical insights in nurse entrepreneurship: Notably, non-clinicians are entering, owning, and prospering in healthcare businesses more than nurses. A mere 0.5-1% of nurses are entrepreneurs. Healthcare organizations heavily rely on nurses for sustainability and operations – a vital cog in licensure acquisition…

Entrepreneurial Mindset

An Entrepreneurial Mindset Empowers Both Nursing
and Nurse Entrepreneurs

An Entrepreneurial Mindset Empowers Both Nursing and Nurse Entrepreneurs. I devoted the first chapter in Unconventional Nurse® Going From Burnout to Bliss! to the entrepreneurial mindset. An entrepreneurial mindset is incredibly important, not just for entrepreneurs but for nurses in various specialties and roles. It encompasses a set of attitudes, behaviors, and skills that are…

Marketing is Easy

Marketing is Easy When Value is in the Driver’s Seat

It’s easy to market and promote NNBA’s annual educational conference on entrepreneurship and career alternatives. The conference, like our organization’s mission, is driven by its core values to serve, encourage, educate, empower, and connect nurses. As the president of the NNBA, I have the honor of speaking with so many nurses from around the country.…

Mistakes to Avoid in Start Ups as a Nurse Entrepreneur Business Owner

Over the past 2 decades in business as a serial entrepreneur, and as the President of the National Nurses in Business Association, there are several mistakes I have observed and seen repeated. I have firsthand experience in making some of these same mistakes, so here’s how nurses can be better prepared in starting their business.…

The Small Business Program at the National Institute of Nursing Research

By: Kristopher Bough, PhD, Program Director Turning Your Healthcare Technology Idea Into A Business Can Be Difficult Where can you find seed funding to get your concept off the ground? What steps do you need to take to register your start-up? How do you advance product development and grow your business? What are key steps…