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Career development for technicians

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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 18, 2018
Three veterinary professionals share their stories of what it was like to emerge from one stage of a career to the next: the fears, the joys—and the complete surprises.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 16, 2018
Dealing with co-workers can be as stressful as handling patients, says this vet tech.
 
VETTED: Jan 03, 2018
Whether planned or completely unexpected, huge life changes throw a huge wrench into your system. So, from one veterinary professional to another, here are my top three tips for getting through it better and stronger than before.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 02, 2018
When the winds of change blow through your practice—or your life—embrace the chance to explore new advances in medicine, new opportunities for your career and new possibilities for your life.
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FIRSTLINE: Dec 31, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Whether you're trying to change something in your personal life or in your veterinary practice, be prepared to embrace these steps.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Dec 19, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinary medicine isn't all about science, diagnosis and treatment. Some of your day is taken up with the soft skills. Find out which nonclinical articles your peers loved the most this year in 2017 and resolve to try out some of these tricks in 2018.
 
VETTED: Dec 10, 2017
What did Fetch dvm360 attendees in San Diego learn from playing the new game Veterinarians Against Insanity?
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FIRSTLINE: Nov 10, 2017
Need help getting started with 360 reviews? Try these sample employee and manager forms.
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dvm360.com: Nov 10, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
OK, we know you're dreading getting through all those employee reviews at your veterinary practice. Here, we explain how to simplify this process—and offer more effective reviews that help team members achieve your core values.
Nov 10, 2017
Before you dive into your next round of reviews, consider how 360 reviews can benefit your veterinary practice—and improve your team’s focus and morale.
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FIRSTLINE: Nov 03, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Eking out family time—and making ends meet—takes a strict adherence to budget and the strength to gut it out at work—even when you’re sick.
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FIRSTLINE: Oct 26, 2017
Listen up if you want to hang on to your crucial team members.
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FIRSTLINE: Oct 24, 2017
Veterinary professionals band together to help hundreds of street dogs in Ecuador in need of care.
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FIRSTLINE: Oct 17, 2017
This VTS shares a low-stress handling win from the real world.
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VETERINARY MEDICINE: Oct 12, 2017
By dvm360.com staff
Everyone loves on vet techs during National Veterinary Technician Week, but the rest of the year many of them don't get the recognition and respect they deserve. Here are veterinary technician and doctor confessions on the special abilities—and sad situation—of the talented certified technician.