The start of a new year is the perfect time to make resolutions. As a nurse, you may consider some of these smart resolutions for the coming year.

Resolve to stress less, because stress isn’t good for your mind, body, or spirit. Resolve to eat healthier and feel better about yourself. If you need to make some changes in order to do feel fitter and stronger, make a plan and stick with it. Resolve to enjoy career satisfaction.

That may mean finding a new nursing job, or going back to school for an advanced nursing degree. Figure out what would make you feel more fulfilled in your professional life. The months ahead present the perfect opportunity to make positive changes in every area of your life, but especially in your career.