Tips and strategies for veterinary associate practitioners - Veterinary Economics
  • SEARCH:
Business Center
DVM Veterinary Economics Featuring Information from:

ADVERTISEMENT

Associate Know-how
Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

I don't agree with this therapy. Will my reputation suffer?

July 1, 2008

Q. My practice is providing a therapy I don't agree with. I'm concerned about what clients will think. Will this hurt my reputation? Should I quit?

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Get a clue: Associate compensation

July 1, 2008

Owners and associates want to know the truth, but often each side is mired in mystery.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Women: You're in business

June 9, 2008

Dr. Robin Downing shares her secrets to being a successful female veterinarian. Hint: She considers herself a businessperson.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Effective communication strategies for women—and men

June 1, 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.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Are women tough enough?

June 1, 2008

The gender earnings gap: It's difficult to talk about. But talking—with authority—is what female vets must do to earn more.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Associates, don't fear change. Embrace it.

June 1, 2008

You are perfectly positioned to benefit from change. Here's how to make the most of three key management decisions.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Female veterinarian: "Clients could hear the insecurity in my voice"

June 1, 2008

When I heard that one of my clients thought she could talk me out of anything, I knew I must have seen that pet owner during my first two years of practice.

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

A field guide: Three types of practice owners

June 1, 2008

It's a jungle out there. With so many different species of practice owners running around, how are you supposed to know how to interact with them?

Source: VETERINARY ECONOMICS

Owners: Pique associates' interest

June 1, 2008

Dr. Brent Cook, the co-owner of Kingsbrook Animal Hospital in Frederick, Md., learned firsthand that helping his associates become comfortable with a new equipment purchase is key.

ADVERTISEMENT

Click here