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Career Development

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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.
Nov 01, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
The long-distance job search, negotiation tactics and 30 ingredients to look for in employment contracts are topics of Dr. James F. Wilson's veterinary-school lecture series.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Sep 07, 2007
How to create an Excel spreadsheet that helps you figure the value of owning a clinic.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2007
Q. I know we need to pay team members when they attend required training meetings. But what's the legal standard for paying associate veterinarians their salary to attend CE meetings? Where does the practice's responsibility end and the doctor's responsibility to maintain her license begin?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2007
Q. How will inflation and taxes affect my cash needs during retirement?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2007
Q. I'm looking to retire in a couple of years. How long would $600,000 last me if I withdrew $31,000 annually?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 09, 2007
By dvm360.com staff
Plan your best year yet with our experts' goals and room for your own on this two-page form.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 01, 2007
Clean up with 12 monthly resolutions for your best year yet!
Plus! Three more must-do's from the experts!
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Nov 15, 2006
Men: Don't marry a woman with a career because you'll run a higher risk of having marital problems (read: divorce).