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 to in starting their…

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…

Nurse Expert Witness wins Shark Tank at National Nurses in Business Conference

Dawn Cook had the opportunity to attend the National Nurses in Business Association (NNBA) Nurse Entrepreneurship & Career Alternatives Conference at the Sirata Resort in St. Pete Beach, Florida from November 17th through the 19th. For those unfamiliar with the NNBA, it is best described as “a professional nursing association and springboard for nurses transitioning…

Tribute to Nurse Entrepreneurship #NNBA2017

As a Tribute to Nurse Entrepreneurship, a couple hundred nurse entrepreneurs, and aspiring entrepreneurs, took over the beautiful Sirata Beach Resort for NNBA’s signature educational conference. First scheduled in September; the NNBA postponed the conference due to Hurricane Irma’s impending arrival that same weekend! Speed, quick decision making and pivoting, the NNBA rescheduled for this…