How to List Your Nursing Credentials

Nursing credentials attribute hard-earned degrees, licensure, certifications and other recognitions to your name. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) developed a standardized way of listing the six basic types of credentials in the nursing field. These follow your name in an agreed-upon order: degree, licensure, state designations, national certifications, awards and honors, and skills relevant to your work.

What Makes Benedictine’s MBA Program Unique?

Before I begin this topic I want to go ahead and throw out there that I am completely biased! While I did not obtain my MBA at Benedictine, I did complete my PhD here. I've also taught in the Benedictine MBA program for the past eight years. That means I've seen  roughly four full generations go through the program. I’ve taught at least five different courses — with multiple sections of each one — and I've developed the curricula for three of them.

How To Be an Ethical Leader in Business

Have you seen Netflix’s Smartest Guys in the Room? It’s based on McLean & Elkind's 2003 book of the same name that chronicles the rise and fall of Enron. It’s a fascinating story of ambition, greed, and a complete lack of an ethical compass. At the same time that Enron's leaders were preaching to their employees about doing the right thing, they were doing every wrong thing you could imagine.

Leadership Qualities of a Good Manager

Just because someone is in a managerial or supervisory role,  doesn’t automatically make that person a true leader. That designation is often reserved for those who display a certain set of attributes in addition to practical business skills. These leadership qualities are in high demand for good reason — they can drive organizational success and elevate employee morale. Here’s a synopsis of the qualities of a good manager.