Career Development | Veterinary Economics

Career Development

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2008
Lakewood, Colo. — Associate veterinarians are jumping jobs faster than the average American worker, according to a new study, and salaries that don't keep pace with inflation could be partly to blame.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 01, 2008
By dvm360.com staff
Feline healthcare is in crisis stage, says CATalyst's director.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Aug 01, 2008
Veterinarians' salaries continue to rank near the low end of those within the health-care field, but DVMs job security and job-growth prospects are among the best, according to the U.S. Labor Department's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 01, 2008
Surf the Web for valuable resources to help you do your job better.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 01, 2008
I will be efficient. I will get along with my staff. I will read and study these mantras.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 01, 2008
We've been talking a lot here about how women talk.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 01, 2008
Men use banter, joking, and playful put downs to establish authority. Women try to maintain an appearance of equality, downplaying their own authority while taking the other person's reactions into account. These rituals play out with both positive and negative outcomes for veterinarians.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 01, 2008
Publicly document all those freebies.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: May 01, 2008
Weigh your options before constructing a new clinic.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: May 01, 2008
His motto? No team member will leave his practice feeling unchallenged, concede to a lack of direction, or have professional growth hindered.
Apr 01, 2008
He has practiced veterinary medicine 38 years, much of that time as a surgeon, but should someone at a party ask him what he does for a living, Dr. Derrel Elkins, DVM, MS, Dipl. ACVS, is about as likely to answer "sheep farmer" as "veterinarian."
Apr 01, 2008
The steps to create a career with meaning, importance and value in life begin well before the job search and continue long after landing a position.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Mar 01, 2008
Dr. H, a recent graduate, was attending the American Association of Equine Practitioners (AAEP) meeting in Orlando, Fla., this past December. While standing in the convention-center lobby waiting for a lecture to begin, he noticed three older veterinarians over in a nearby corner engaged in serious discussion. He recognized all three as leading lameness experts and well-respected practitioners.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2008
A team member quit recently. She gave two weeks' notice but didn't fully complete it and was supposed to train someone to take over her job duties but didn't. After being a valued team member for so long, why did she choose to leave on a sour note?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2008
It's 10 a.m. on Monday morning. Mrs. Hodge rushes in with her 13-year-old miniature Schnauzer, which is lethargic and vomiting. The problems began yesterday, and all Mrs. Hodge can tell you is that she's been giving her dog some kind of pill for the past week.