Team Communication | Veterinary Economics

Team Communication

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Sep 01, 2015
A concerned veterinary team member suspects impropriety and pays the price for questioning authority.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 31, 2015
Winner credits owners, team for support.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 06, 2015
And why you shouldn't let them stop you.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 31, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Getting on board is easier than you think--and it doesn't have to be a chore
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 28, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Download this checklist to plan how you'll leave and return to work.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Even if you try to regularly thank your team for a job well done, people still enjoy a few minutes of solely hearing praise. In this exercise, you can learn more about how team members view themselves in contrast to how their fellow teammates view them. It's all positivity--no calling out weaknesses--making it fun for all involved.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
As Stuart Smalley would say, "I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and doggone it, people like me!" Since most of us don't get out of bed each morning repeating this phrase, let your teammates remind you with this activity.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
This activity helps stimulate team members to enact the old adage "treat others as you like to be treated." Each member of the team takes a few minutes to list possible ways they would finish the sentence, "I like it when people are ..."
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
Try these boredom busters to bring the fun back to your team training meetings.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 09, 2015
Actionable steps to make stepping away from your veterinary clinic actually work.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 09, 2015
Stop barking at coworkers and avoid the phrases that increase the chances your team will snap. Then practice communication that tames team members' tempers and enjoy a happier workday together.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 30, 2015
Feel like making protocol changes for your team 
is as hard as getting a leopard to change its spots? 
Try choosing the path that leads to “yes” when you propose a protocol change at your veterinary practice.
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dvm360.com: Jun 25, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
This toolkit delivers articles, tips, handouts, videos and tools all designed to make it as easy as possible to discuss flea control with your team and clients. (With an educational grant provided by Merck)
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 10, 2015
Are you a misunderstood member of the youth culture or a frustrated manager? Learn how to work together in harmony. (Hint: Millennials want more than a paycheck.)
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 10, 2015
The contagion: Cliques. These groups of employees seem to band together for their common good—not to be confused with the common good of the veterinary practice.