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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Hack your (veterinary) life

You've probably heard the term "lifehack." Here's why it's relevant to your life as a veterinary professional. (With an educational grant provided by Boehringer Ingelheim) ...

Practice finances

The gold mine that is your practice management software

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 28, 2016

You don't have to dig deep to unearth all the benefits of the software sitting right there on your veterinary office computers.

Brian Conrad's $10K management mistake

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 28, 2016

This CVC educator has a lesson for all you other hard-working practice managers: Use tech, don't get abused by tech.

Become a wizard of small-space hospital design

VETERINARY HOSPITAL DESIGN - Sep 23, 2016

Whether you’re building new or remodeling, architect Wayne Usiak, AIA, reveals a few tricks in his spell book for your small veterinary hospital. Wand and top-hat optional.

Are veterinary practices raising fees?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 22, 2016

“Yes,” say majority of Veterinary Hospital Managers Association respondents.

Who’s going to buy your veterinary practice?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 15, 2016

Every ambitious associate should share this with their practice owner. (Hint hint! I want to own!) Every smart practice owner should share this with their ambitious associate…or start planning to find one. (Hint hint! I’d rather sell to you!)

Client relations

Brian Conrad's $10K management mistake

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 28, 2016

This CVC educator has a lesson for all you other hard-working practice managers: Use tech, don't get abused by tech.

Tweets and Facebook posts for clients on ear disease

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 27, 2016

Use these informational social media posts to educate veterinary clients on otitis externa and other ear-related diseases.

3 dental tips with bite!

FIRSTLINE - Sep 27, 2016

A CVC attendee gave us a trio of veterinary dental client-compliance tips for you to chew on.

No good deed goes unpunished

FIRSTLINE - Sep 26, 2016

To save a kitten, a veterinary technician like me can't help but share good advice to see the veterinarian, whether it's in the feed store, the grocery store or anywhere. But sometimes trying to help just gets you a slap in the face (not literally).

Practice apps are where it's at

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 23, 2016

CVC educator Bash Halow, LVT, CVPM, is afire with excitement about the power of the "push notification" to connect to veterinary hospital clients.

Life balance

Traumatic brain injury: A veterinarian never forgets

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 23, 2016

This doctor kept it all straight, even after a bonk on the head.

In veterinary practice, lifestyle matters, but work ethic does too

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 15, 2016

Dr. Greenskin's morning quickly switches from Pokemon GO to an impromptu discussion on her investment in the practice with Dr. Codger.

Calm down right now

VETTED - Sep 13, 2016

Squeeze, roll and punch your way to a calmer day in veterinary practice with these toys.

Glass half full advice for young and aspiring DVMs

dvm360.com - Sep 12, 2016

You can confront today’s economic challenges AND remain optimistic about the veterinary field at the same time. Here are 3 tips to help you thrive.

5 tasty tidbits overheard at a practice manager meeting

VETTED - Sep 01, 2016

I scribbled down some good advice for practice managers and practice owners from a past Veterinary Economics article contest winner at a Kansas City practice manager association meeting.