This conference is designed for nurses who are thinking about starting a business, those looking for career alternatives and those already in business. Nationally acclaimed speakers will provide you the tools and information you need to start your own business or make your current business even more successful.
Pre-conference and Saturday’s Keynote: Turning Nursing Knowledge into Books: Writing, Producing and Promoting Your Book – Dan Poynter, CSP® Author and Publisher, ParaPublishing
Jump Start Your Speaking Career – Louise Jakubik, PhD, RN-BC, CSP® President and Chief Learning Officer, Nurse Builders
Lions & Tigers & Bears, Oh My! Experiences of a New Nurse Entrepreneur – Nancy Joyner, RN, MS, APRN-CNS, ACHPN, Nancy Joyner Consulting
From Exhausted to Extraordinary: Keeping Up with the Demands of Business Ownership – Renee Thompson, DNP, RN, CMSRN, CEO and President, RTConnections, LLC
Sunday’s Keynote – The Wonderful World of Nursing: From Bedside to Business and Beyond – Maureen Sullivan- Tevault, RN, BSN, CEN, CDE
Pre-conference Career Alternatives for Nurses® – Donna Cardillo, RN, MA, CSP®
My Business is Nursing – Susan Scherer, RN, BSN, OCN, CEO, RN Cancer Guides, LLC
Learn to Leverage Your Prospects Time – Rachel Cartwright-Vanzant, PhD(c), MS, RN, LHRM, CNS, LNCC
Seven Systems of Success – Karen Apy, BC-RN, LNCC, CNLCP
How to Get Corporate Clients – Linda Cobb, MS, RCC, President, The Coaching Company, Inc
Start at the End: Envisioning Your Dream – Diane Mead, RN, BSN, PCC , CEO, Bethany Hospice
Bringing a Product to Market from Home – Gary Bronga, President, Clipeze Worldwide
The many opportunities for you to network is one of the highlights of this conference. You will meet new friends, make business contacts and share ideas in an informal and relaxed setting. Nurses, leaders and mentors gather to together to provide valuable insights.
What past participants have said:
- The speakers were FABULOUS– offered great ideas and suggestions to help me get started. I can’t wait to come back next year to tell you how successful I’ve become.
- GREAT CONTENT, great speakers, great suggestions and opportunities. I learned so many different ways to grow my business!
- The ENTHUSIAM and generosity of the speakers were heartwarming. Everyone was so helpful- I am so honored to be a nurse!
This is a time of golden opportunity for nursing as we are achieving more autonomy and taking a central role in providing a wide variety of cost-effective healthcare services. Thousands of nurse entrepreneurs nationwide have already accomplished this by starting their own business and are enjoying independence, professional respect and increased financial rewards. Now more than ever it’s time for nurses to expand our profession through entrepreneurship.
Join us October 4-5 in Orlando!