Blog - Legacy of Florence Nightingale
Wednesday, 3 June 2020
Caroline Dickson shares some wise words
Anne-Marie Rafferty, President of the Royal College of Nursing gave a recent and insightful presentation on the legacy of Florence Nightingale. Dr Caroline Dickson, Senior Lecturer at Queen Margaret University and Secretary to the Omega Xi Chapter of Nursing , Sigma Theta Tau International considers the lessons to be learned.
Be an influencer:
Create a network of people who can help you are in your work
Understand your purpose
Aim to make a difference
Be a rebel
Get things done
Use data to understand the situation and to influence
Disseminate your work
Tell your story
Use data to visualisation in dissemination
Use evidence as rhetoric
Understand your audience
Be open to different perspective’s
Get an education
……oh and wash your hands!
Wise words indeed!