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dvm360 Leadership Challenge: Cyberbullying

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When veterinary clients and internet trolls gang up on private practitioners, the effects can hurt business, harm reputations and damage psyches of those on the receiving end of cyberbullying. In this series, experts share tools and plans to help avoid internet rampages, deal with them when they crop up, and help make veterinarians and veterinary team members more resilient when people go on the verbal attack. ...

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Practice finances

Don't be scared of money

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 14, 2018

You’re not "in it for the money" as a veterinary professional, but you can't ignore the fact that you need money to keep practices open and you working. This year, make a New Year's resolution (or two or three) to better manage your personal accounts, your career and your practice finances this year.

Letter to Vetted: You’ve got pet insurance all wrong!

VETTED - Nov 13, 2018

An RVT with 15 years’ experience writes us to say a DVM who worries that pet insurance will go the way of human healthcare insurance is all wrong.

Veterinary associates: Still think you can buy a practice someday?

dvm360.com - Nov 08, 2018

The commoditization of the DVM may be making this dream less of a reality for many entrepreneurial hopefuls.

Personal accounts: A week of overtime and a little play time

FIRSTLINE - Nov 05, 2018

In an effort to pay off her student loan by the end of the year, this technician and her husband watch spending carefully and still find moments to splurge.

Tackling veterinary student debt: 1-hour webinar

dvm360.com - Oct 22, 2018

Get an hour of CE credit as you learn the first steps to curbing debt’s control over your life so it doesn’t curb your enthusiasm for this amazing profession.

Client relations

Telemedicine: Join, or die?

FIRSTLINE - Nov 13, 2018

Millennials have grown up with technology and the conveniences it affords. If veterinary practices don’t adapt to their expectations, they risk being replaced.

Letter to Vetted: You’ve got pet insurance all wrong!

VETTED - Nov 13, 2018

An RVT with 15 years’ experience writes us to say a DVM who worries that pet insurance will go the way of human healthcare insurance is all wrong.

I love my receptionists

FIRSTLINE - Nov 12, 2018

Pay attention to the needs of your veterinary hospital's receptionists. They do a terrific job every day to keep problems in the front from affecting the veterinarians in the back.

The greatest story ever told: Yours

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Nov 06, 2018

While speakers at Uncharted's Get Sh*t Done conference talked about branding, hiring and personnel management, they seemed to be telling a story about the power of stories: your team members' and your practice's.

2 questions for scary conflicts

FIRSTLINE - Nov 06, 2018

After you get a complaint, but before you make a decision as a veterinary practice owner or manager about employee discipline or big process changes, this kennel-attendant-turned-practice-owner told conference-goers to ask themselves and others two important questions.

Life balance

Your Veterinary Voice, Episode 19: Dr. Hilal Dogan and the Fetch dvm360 conference "Nurture" pillar

dvm360.com - Nov 14, 2018

Meditation, yoga, self-care. It's about keeping yourself together so you can give your best to patients.

I love my receptionists

FIRSTLINE - Nov 12, 2018

Pay attention to the needs of your veterinary hospital's receptionists. They do a terrific job every day to keep problems in the front from affecting the veterinarians in the back.

Generation Debt (or not)

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Nov 08, 2018

Before you judge your colleagues, take a long, hard look at our survey data on the educational debt they carry and why it might be limiting their choices ... and, overall, bumming them out.

Finding freedom: The smart way to leave your student debt behind

DVM360 MAGAZINE - Oct 15, 2018

It keeps you awake at night. It overshadows every life decision. It may even make you question your career choice. But you can be free of the soul-sucking burden of your veterinary student debt—as long as you have the right information and the right plan.

Veterinary team building with football—even for sports haters

VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Oct 11, 2018

Foster rivalries (and, yes, camaraderie) on your crew.