Considering all of this, think about where you see yourself one (1) year, 5-years, and 10-years from now. Investigate the area of nursing you wish to be in the coming
years. Write a career plan that details the goals you want to reach at each of these points in time. Address how you will achieve those goals. Goals and strategies
should be as specific as possible- use the SMART model for goal setting. In your career plan, include a timeline that shows the pivotal points required to achieve your
plan. Discuss the support, resources (including time and money), educational development, additional training, etc.; you anticipate needing to fulfill your career
The career plan should be no more than 5 pages. Your plan should be supported with reliable and credible information from professional peer reviewed nursing journals
and/or nursing professional organizational websites. APA format should be used in writing your plan.
DIRECTIONS AND GRADING CRITERIA
Your plan should be supported with reliable and credible information from professional peer reviewed nursing journals and/or nursing professional organizational
Defining the career plan
Vision of career path clearly described
Rationale for choice given
Holistic approach to career plan(all aspects of life considered)
Goal Setting and strategies to achieve goals (20 points for each of the three time intervals)
One goal at each time interval (1 year, 5 years, and 10 years) clearly stated.
Use SMART goal model:
Include information about the strategies you would use for reaching each goal.
Resources for Achieving Goals
Include information about the resources that you will need to achieve each of your three goals. Consider:
? Educational training
? Support systems
? Other resources dependent on career path
APA format and style
Paper is written in a scholarly manner and organized. Introduction and conclusion are included.
Use APA format