Process Planning

Nursing Career Process Planning

You’re going to face some uncertainty during the process of nursing career planning, especially in today’s world of rapid technological and economic change. Keep these helpful thoughts in mind, and you’ll find the journey less intimidating.

Personal: These are your natural abilities to get along with others or adapt to new situations. They include creativity, self-confidence, tolerance, self-awareness and more.

Practical: These are natural or acquired talents nurtured throughout life, both at work and play, and include communicating, listening, negotiating, conceptualizing, computing, planning, problem solving and goal setting.

  • Plan and arrange events and activities
  • Delegate responsibility
  • Motivate others
  • Attend to visual detail
  • Assess and evaluate my own work
  • Assess and evaluate others’ work
  • Deal with obstacles and crises
  • Multitask
  • Present written material
  • Present material orally
  • Manage time
  • Repair equipment or machinery
  • Keep records
  • Handle complaints
  • Co-ordinate fundraising activities
  • Coach
  • Research
  • Build or construct
  • Manage finances
  • Speak a foreign language (specify language)
  • Use sign language
  • Utilize computer software (specify programs)
  • Train or teach others
  • Identify and manage ethical issues