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Raleigh Convention Center

500 South Salisbury Street

Raleigh, NC 27601

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This summit is an event for nurse leaders, future nurse entrepreneurs and other healthcare professionals to learn and network.

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Ideal Healthcare is hosting it’s first nurse leadership summit in Raleigh, North Carolina at the Raleigh Convention Center in the downtown area on February 28-29, 2020. The event and break-out sessions will be led by nurses and other healthcare professionals. “Act Like A Nurse, Think Like A Boss” is expected to attract more than 200 nurses throughout the US.

Come ready to learn, network and be inspired by some of the most influential healthcare professionals in the industry. Attendees will have unlimited access to vendors in the “Nurse Boss Marketplace Place.”

Celebrity Bern Nadette Stanis "Thelma of Good Times" will be sharing her story from her book "The Last Night" of caring for a parent with Alzheimer’s Disease with a book signing to follow.

All attendees will receive a complimentary head shot!

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Act Like A Nurse, Think Like A Boss Agenda

Day 1

7:30am – 9am – Registration

9am- 9:15am – Welcome

9:15am – 10am- Stephanie Brinson, FNP-C – Friday Keynote – “The Influence of Leaders”

10:05am – 10:45am – Breakout

1. “Adding Coaching to Your Business” – Michelle Greene-Rhodes

2. “Launching Your Own Podcast” – LeaAnn Fuller

3. “Creating A Social Media Presence” – Sheniqua Johnson

4. “Nursing and Wellness Care” – Laurie Lewis

10:45am- 11am – Break

11am – 11:45am - Breakout

1. “Launch and Grow Your Care Management Company” – Melanie Mattingly

2. “Starting A Business in Telehealth” – Devyn Denton

3. “How to Leverage Your Nursing Experience” – DeQuinta Quinn

4. “Best Practices in Leadership”- Fayee McGee

11:45am – 12:15pm – NURSE BOSS MARKET PLACE

12:15pm- 2pm – Sponsored Luncheon - Interview with Bern Nadette Stanis

2pm – 2:40pm – Discussion Panel – “Growing Your Business in A Saturated Market”

1. Andree’ Vetrano

2. Melanie Mattingly

3. Dina Shepherd

4. Iryna “Rei” Martynyuk

2:45pm – 3:30pm – Breakout

1. “Perfecting Your Leadership Skills” – Dwan Kelsey

2. “Start and Grow Your Residential Care Home” – Iryna “Rei” Martynyuk

3. “Diversify Your Business with 8A Certification” – Luther Williams

4. “Nursing and Self Care” – Dr. Brent Hightower

3:30pm – 3:45pm – Closing Remarks for Day 1

3:45pm – 4:30pm – NURSE BOSS MARKET PLACE

7:00p.m. – 10:30pm – Nurse Boss Gala (Separate Purchase Necessary for this event.)

Day 2

8:15am – 9am – “Morning Mindfulness” – Malikia Robertson

9am – 9:15am – Day 2 Welcome

9:15am – 10am – “Creating Your Own Lane in Business” – Monique Doughty – Saturday Keynote

10:05am – 10:45am – Breakout

1. “RN on A Mission” – Carolyn Manassen

2. “How I Started A Transportation Company with $800” – Tray Willis

3. “The Importance of Intellectual Property” – Attorney Justin Eldreth

4. “The Impact of Effective Leadership” – Tammy Lewis

10:45am -11am – Break

11am – 11:45am – Breakout

1. “Ballin’ On A Budget” – Kemah Washington

2. “Branding Your Business” – Haley Gray

3. “Creating A Presence On Amazon” – Andrew Lejon

4. “Effective Communication in the Workplace” - Valerie Hawthorne

11:45am – 12:15pm – NURSE BOSS MARKET PLACE

12:15pm – 2pm – Sponsored Luncheon - Score/Small Business Administration

2:05pm – 2:40pm – Discussion Panel – “The Importance of Leadership”

1. Dina Shepherd

2. Haley Gray

3. Tamika Ganzy

4. Sheniqua Johnson

2:45pm – 3:30pm – Breakout

1. “Building Your Business by Blogging – Portia Wofford

2. “Launch and Grow Your CNA School” – Lakesha Reed – Curtis

3. “Building A Successful Homecare Business” – Dina Shepherd

4. “How to be an Effective Leader” – Laurie Anderson Scherbekow

3:30pm – 3:50pm – Closing Remarks Day 2

3:50pm – 5pm – Networking in Nurse Boss Market Place

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