Time Management Tools

Managing your time

Look, we all know that nursing school is difficult--we have all been there. If it was easy, everyone who wanted to be a nurse, would be a nurse! Your success in the nursing program is up to you and your ability to effectively manage your time. This page is dedicated to providing you with a few tools to get you started in your quest to slay those little "time-thiefs" that crop up throughout your day. Before we begin, let us provide you with a little factoid---There are 168 hours in a week. How are you using your hours?

What do you have to gain?

  • A reduction of your anxiety
  • Improved grades
  • The elimination of cramming for exams
  • Improved self-efficacy
  • Time

What do you have to lose?

  • Your place in the nursing program.
  • Your dreams of becoming a baccalaureate prepared nurse.
  • The potential of changing your life and the lives of your loved ones.
  • Earning potential.
  • Self-esteem.
  • Time.

Time management tools

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