Cyndie Koopsen is a registered nurse with national certifications in public health, holistic nursing, and professional nursing development. She has a Master of Business Administration degree and is the co-author (with Caroline Young) of two books: "Spirituality, Health, and Healing: An Integrative Approach" and "Integrative Health: A Holistic Approach for Health Professionals". Her professional nursing career has spanned over 30 years and has involved nursing executive leadership and administration, writing, consulting, staff development and education, community education and wellness, and holistic care. Cyndie is an national accreditation appraiser and is also a continuing education (CE) consultant with the Arizona Nurses Association. Cyndie has designed, developed, and presented hundreds of live and online educational courses,workshops, seminars, and programs for multicultural audiences covering the entire spectrum of holistic and integrative health, health promotion, prevention, and wellness, and chronic disease management. Her particular passions are healing environments and spiritual nutrition. Ms. Koopsen joins us to talk about her passions, as well as her holistic nursing CE company, Allegra Learning Solutions, LLC!

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Donna Cardillo, RN travels the world helping women and healthcare professionals to be happy in their careers and to reach their full potential. She is fiercely passionate about life in general. Some know Donna as “Dear Donna” at Nurse.com where she doles out daily online career advice to nurses. She is also an Expert Blogger at DoctorOz.com – the first nurse to blog there! Donna is author of 3 books and is working on her fourth. She has received numerous business and healthcare awards and recognitions but is most proud of being named a Diva in Nursing by the Institute for Nursing in NJ for outstanding achievements and excellence in practice. Donna has been referred to as the Ann Landers and the Dr. Phil of the nursing profession. Regardless of who she's compared to, there's no denying that she has her own unique style, indomitable spirit, and uproarious sense of humor!

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Denys Cope, RN, BSN, MSS author of the book Dying--A Natural Passage: A Bedside Manual for Being with Dying, has been an RN for over 47 years and a hospice RN for over 27 years. An End-of-Life Coach specializing in the dying process, eldercare and end-of-life issues, she serves as a resource, an advocate, case manager and/or a support for persons faced with navigating the medical system. <p s

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Gary Bronga is an expert entrepreneur and Founder of Clipeze Worldwide, Inc., a Florida Corporation. He is the author of the book: "Bringing a Product to Market From Your Home: With $500 and an Idea you can Make Millions". Gary has been awarded five US Patents and is a Small Business coach. He is a frequent guest speaker at conferences, community colleges, universities and on business talk radio. He has been featured in newspapers and business magazine articles. If you've ever been interested in creating a product and bringing it to market, join us as we discuss product development, marketing, branding, trademarkes, copyright and patents with an expert in the field! Nurses, we CAN bring our individual and collective genius to the marketplace, and Gary Bronga can help us realize how to do it!

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One Nurse At A Time is non-profit organization created by nurses who are passionate about giving back to the local and global community through volunteer and humanitarian medical pursuits. Dedicated to assisting other nurses enhance the profession, they seek opportunities for nurses to serve locally, nationally and internationally. One Nurse At A Time offers a directory of organizations seeking volunteer nurses, and offers scholarships to nurses to help offset travel costs. The organization offers education modules intended to help nurses understand disease processes that are uncommon in our work practices at home while also offering personal guidance, recommendations and encouragement to nurses seeking opportunities to volunteer their skills and knowledge. Please join us in a lively discussion of the important impact of nurse volunteerism around the world.

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