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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

Social media updates for your veterinary practice today

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Sep 30, 2016

Hints to help you track what’s changed—and what hasn’t.

Read! Books you need!

VETTED - Sep 30, 2016

In which we shamelessly self-promote our books by pointing out how we've thought through your biggest problems and solved them ALL (mostly). (Note: We're giving away free content from the books here. Really. Like scheduling tools, employee incentive programs and more.)

May we present ... the 5 ways to screw up a new puppy or kitten visit

FIRSTLINE - Sep 29, 2016

Don't deny the gift of a lifetime of care in your veterinary practice by making these common mistakes.

Dentistry holds fangtastic potential

FIRSTLINE - Sep 29, 2016

Veterinary practices are turning to dentistry as a way to replace lost spay and neuter revenue and encourage regular visits. Here’s how to get started.

Client handout: Why punishment fails, and what works better

VETERINARY MEDICINE - Sep 29, 2016

Use this handout to show clients this should not be the first training method of choice.

Life balance

Are you the veterinarian you wanted to be?

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Sep 29, 2016

If we're so adept at identifying medical problems and making diagnoses, then can't we fix our own problems?

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 MAGAZINE - 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.