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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Go Your Own Way

Mar 13, 2017

What's your hustle, people? Do you need to pay student debt? Do you need a return on your practice—the biggest one possible? Are you worried about the legacy of your practice—and need an associate? Are you petered out in a team member career and want to own? Do you hate corporations? Do you need corporate benefits? ...

Practice finances

'Why I bought this digital radiography system ... '

VETTED - Oct 23, 2017

Think through that next big DR purchase with a veterinary practice owner and a practice manager who share what they wanted in their new DR system and brand-new dental DR sensor.

Do YOU doggie daycare?

VETTED - Oct 20, 2017

Pets can benefit from training, boarding and day care owned by a veterinarian—the DVM is the expert, after all, not pet service and pet retail staff somewhere else. Just figure out if this chance for pet enrichment for your clients is the right fit for your veterinary hospital's philosophy, staff and location.

Bringing balance to your veterinary practice’s financial health

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 10, 2017

If you don’t consider the balance sheet along with your income statement, you really have no idea if your business is healthy.

Personal accounts: True tales of veterinary spending

dvm360.com - Oct 07, 2017

Ever wondered, "How can my coworker afford THAT?" or thought, "I don't know how anyone lives on what she makes?" Here's your chance to see how other veterinary professionals are managing their money.

Biz Essentials: Buying or Selling a Veterinary Practice

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Oct 06, 2017

Tools, tips and plans to inspire you to buy a veterinary practice, help you sell a practice or get your deal with the right buyer and sell through.

Client relations

Online pharmacies: Catch more clients with honey, not vinegar

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Oct 20, 2017

Instead of outright refusing prescription requests, your veterinary team can make themselves approachable to clients in search of the perfect solution for their pets.

Do YOU doggie daycare?

VETTED - Oct 20, 2017

Pets can benefit from training, boarding and day care owned by a veterinarian—the DVM is the expert, after all, not pet service and pet retail staff somewhere else. Just figure out if this chance for pet enrichment for your clients is the right fit for your veterinary hospital's philosophy, staff and location.

What can therapeutic drug monitoring do for you?

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Oct 20, 2017

For starters, it can make you a veterinary detective/fortune teller/superhero who practices better medicine while making more money.

4 MORE things pet owners aren’t telling you

Oct 18, 2017

What are veterinary clients thinking? Speakers may tell you, but Brian Conrad, CVPM has a new approach: letting a panel of pet owners give feedback in real time.

What the eclipse taught me about customer service

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 18, 2017

From a big city to a small town, from an isolated island to a mall, my big trip to see astronomy at work also reminded me how things have changed for American consumers and maybe veterinary hospitals.

Life balance

Fetch serves up the Veterinary Confessionals Project on multiple levels

dvm360.com - Oct 11, 2017

Now a feature for the Fetch exhibit hall, the Veterinary Confessionals Project is expanding into other avenues to bring the profession together.

Fetch speakers up the ante with veterinary ‘Cards Against Humanity’ spin-off

dvm360.com - Sep 13, 2017

The deck is stacked with these Fetch speakers, who have found a way to work in the oh-so-scandalous card game into their sessions.

How to cut the clinic cord when you clock out

FIRSTLINE - Aug 25, 2017

If you struggle to mentally distance yourself from your veterinary patients and team members—even when they’re miles away and you’re off the clock—read these tips and prepare to disengage.

Nine (neon) signs your veterinary practice is in trouble

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 08, 2017

Sometimes the practice owner is the last to know. Watch for these flashing signs of warning to get ahead of the curve.

4 steps to get those monkeys off your back

VETTED - Aug 07, 2017

If you take emotional responsibility for everyone else's problems, putting their monkeys on your back and in your mind, you'll have a hard time finding room for your own needs at the end of the veterinary workday.