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Life balance

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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Despite occasional grumbles about life balance, the latest Veterinary Economics survey shows that 88 percent of practitioners find their normal level of stress manageable—and they're enjoying their work.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Nearly 30 percent of practitioners are at risk for compassion fatigue. Would you recognize the symptoms and know what to do?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Almost 90 percent of you are are at work. Maybe it's time to buck the trend.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Where you choose to live affects your career opportunities, your personal happiness, and even the health of the patients you see. Does your city rank among the best?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 01, 2005
Enjoy a happy veterinary career by leaving your angst at the door.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: May 01, 2005
I'd wanted to be a veterinarian since I was 7 years old, but after 12 years in practice, I didn't know if I could stand another day. I was frustrated, tired, and worn out by the constant stresses of practice, including staffing headaches, client turnover, and financial strains. And those stresses were having a profoundly negative influence on my personal life, too.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2005
Use these strategies to make sure tension never becomes toxic for you or your team.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Mar 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Different people find different situations stressful, but some stressors transcend personal differences and affect a majority. Many such key job stresses are associated with these six categories:
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 01, 2005
It's 7 a.m. on a Tuesday morning, and our house is in its usual state of controlled chaos. Breakfast bowls are clinking, backpacks are zipping, and comments are flying around the kitchen faster than a budgie on a beak-trim breakaway. Unfortunately, every sentence seems to start with my name.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2004
On average, veterinarians say they would prefer to devote more time to personal activities than work.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Nov 01, 2004
The toughest professional decisions are made with compromise for practice owner Dr. Abby Snyder. She generally reduces the pile of medical charts on her desk by half before going home to her husband and daughter.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 01, 2004
You're a dedicated doctor. You spent eight years preparing for and enduring veterinary medical school. For the past six years as an associate, you've lived your dream.