I’m #oneof100

It is time to be more altruist and work towards one common goal. The image of nursing as a profession that comes together and works together, that has no country boundaries.  Let's remember that any gain or lost that any of us makes, irrespectively of which country we live in, is ultimately and advantage and a lesson for all of us. This is why I think the Royal College of Nursing should re-join the International Council of Nursing. It's not about me. It's about all of us and this is why I'm #oneof100.

9 lessons I’ve learned on my leadership journey

Last week I travelled to Birmingham and gave a keynote speech at the Student Leadership Programme from the Council of Deans. My preparation for this speech was an exercise of reflection, a profound introspection with my personal and professional experiences, challenges and achievements. As a nurse you always have the power to inspire and motivate …

My first year speaking at Congress

Last year I stood up to speak about the European Referendum at the RCN Congress but it was too late. Due to the large number of speakers and the time allocated for the debate, Stuart Mackenzie had to close the queue and ask members to return to their sits. And so I did. Sue Woodward, …

“Sit at the table”

I'm a millennial senior young nurse and feminist black woman with a multi ethnic background, born and raised in an EU country. I'm a minority. I'm a young woman in a senior nurse position. The first thing people usually think (and sometimes say) of me when they see me is that I'm young and that …