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Adding Pizzazz: How to Develop a Presentation Skills Workshop
Adding Pizzazz: How to Develop a Presentation Skills Workshop

Healthcare practitioners are often called upon to share their expertise with colleagues. Frequently, expert practitioners are asked to make presentations at patient support groups, professional rounds, workshops, meetings, and conferences. Often these expert practitioners have not had the opportunity to develop strong presentation skills. This monograph describes the creation of a presentation skills program for healthcare practitioners. Essential program content as well as measures to make this an effective, economical, and popular training program are identifies.


Table of Contents

Introduction

Program Planning

Program Content

Structuring Your Presentation for Maximum Impact
Improving Your Image as a Presenter

Mid-Point Evaluation

How to use Technology to Enhance Your Presentations
How to Make Your Presentations More Interesting and Effective

Evaluation

Conclusion

Index of Figures

References

Member: $22.95
Non-Member: $27.95

Core Curriculum for Nursing Professional Development, 5th Edition (2017)
Core Curriculum for Nursing Professional Development, 5th Edition (2017)

Will become available shortly.

Getting Started in Nursing Professional Development, 4th Edition
Getting Started in Nursing Professional Development, 4th Edition

The newest edition of Getting Started in Nursing Professional Development: The Staff Education Process is a must-have resource for new nursing professional development (NPD) specialists as well as those preparing to take the NPD Certification Exam. Written in a conversational tone, this text provides an in-depth view of the educational design process flowing from principles of adult learning. Topics include assessing learning needs, creating learning objectives, planning educational content and methods, implementation of educational activities and evaluation.

Members: $35.00
Non-Members: $45.00

NPD Quick Guide Series (Full Series)
NPD Quick Guide Series (Full Series)

The NPD Quick Guide Series consists of six booklets dedicated to specific topics in Nursing Professional Development. The series, written by content experts in NPD, is the NPD practitioner's go-to for flawlessly executing educational activities. Each booklet can be purchased separately, or buy all six booklets together and save the cost of one booklet! The booklets in this series include:

  1. Learning Needs Assessment Guide
  2. Objectives and Outcomes
  3. Educational Content Development
  4. Educational Design Process: Logistical Planning
  5. Teaching Strategies
  6. Evaluation of Educational Activities

To purchase individual booklets for the NPD Quick Guide Series click the links above for each of the 6 booklets availalable.

 

Members: $75.00
Non-Members: $90.00

Scope & Standards of Practice, 3rd Ed. (2016)
Scope & Standards of Practice, 3rd Ed. (2016)

NPD Scope & Standards of Practice, 3rd Ed.

Pricing: Members - $35
              Non-members - $50

The Nursing Professional Development: Scope and Standards of Practice is a foundational document that describes the who, what, when, where, how and why of NPD practice.

We put together a short, fun video to show you what the new model could do to your practice. Take a few minutes to watch - trust us, your colleagues will thank you!

Leadership in Nursing Professional Development: An Organizational & System Focus
Leadership in Nursing Professional Development: An Organizational & System Focus

Leadership in Nursing Professional Development: An Organizational Focus

This text is the first leadership text designed specifically for nursing professional development.  It is designed for the NPD department leader and covers general leadership principles, legal/ethical considerations and  operational components of departmental management such as human resources management and fiscal responsibility.

Members: $95.00
Non-Members: $125.00