Diversity and Inclusion

New perspectives, new faces of leadership, new leadership styles, all can create new opportunities with more voices being heard. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are values central to advancing the mission of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN); an organization recognized as the collective voice of academic nursing.1 We hear these terms all of … Read more

Nurse leadership during a crisis: ideas to support you and your team

Crisis leadership requires communication, a clear vision and values, and caring relationships. This article suggests ways to achieve this and examines the existing evidence and guidance. There are three central themes of crisis leadership: communication, clear vision and values, and caring relationships. During a crisis – such as the current coronavirus pandemic – these are … Read more