The “pressure” or “passion” to publish is a common reality in academia. All faculty are required to demonstrate that they are engaged in research and that their work is disseminated in reputable journals. However, writing manuscripts is quite challenging; some papers for publication may take days, weeks, months, and even years. This editorial aims to provide the editors’ points of view to assist authors in successful acceptance and publication in an international nursing journal.
Mary L. Fisher, PhD, RN is Professor Emeritus, Indiana University School of Nursing, Indianapolis, IN USA. She is also Clinical Professor at the College of Nursing, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA. In addition, she is International Editorial Advisory Board of Belitung Nursing Journal.
Colleen Marzilli, PhD, DNP, MBA, RN-BC, CCM, PHNA-BC, CNE, NEA-BC, FNAP is Associate Professor at the University of Texas at Tyler, USA. She is also on the Editorial Advisory Board of Belitung Nursing Journal.