This is a new department column for JONA. It will be devoted to posing thought-provoking insights about transitions through, to and from, administrative roles in nursing.
Author Affiliation: Principal, Joan Ellis Beglinger Designing Tomorrow, Cross Plains, Wisconsin; Consultant, Tim Porter O’Grady Associates, Inc, Atlanta, Georgia.
The authors declare no conflicts of interest.
Correspondence: Ms Beglinger, 3528 Timber Lane, Cross Plains, WI 53528 (firstname.lastname@example.org).