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Christine Merle, DVM, MBA, CVPM

How to make a great first impression with clients
June 24, 2009

Show pet owners the love and they'll keep coming back to your practice.

How to avoid conflict with new associates
March 23, 2009

Here are three tips for how to adapt to the new doctor—without fighting

Client retention: Do you really know your numbers?
March 12, 2009

Tracking your total clients doesn't tell you the whole story.

Performance reviews: Get ready to shine
November 1, 2008

Sweaty palms, twitchy eyes, gritted teeth: These are sure signs your performance review looms on the horizon. Banish that dread. With a little forethought, your review will be a ray of light in your glowing career.

Create airtight medical records
April 1, 2008

Q. We have problems keeping accurate records. How can we maintain proper records?

Baby on board
December 1, 2007

I recently discovered I'm pregnant. How do I protect myself and my baby from work-related hazards?

Step back—so you can put your best foot forward
August 1, 2006

Step back—so you can put your best foot forward


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