Many nurses say that if you leave, you “let the bullies win.” Dr. Renee Thompson says, “Let them win.” Sometimes it’s just not worth it. However, to prevent the guilt and tendency to beat yourself up if you decide to leave, it’s important that you objectively evaluate your attempts to stop a bullying situation.
A life on the road with her husband hasn’t stopped Benita Smith from furthering her education, or from helping shape the next generation of nurses. Benita is earning her DNP, educational leadership specialization and helping other nurses.
American Sentinel University Nursing Dean discusses on Nurse.com how nurses can find and embrace work they love.