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Life balance for managers

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FIRSTLINE: Aug 12, 2016
You don't have to escape to a mountain retreat to find moments of peace in veterinary practice.
 
VETTED: Aug 11, 2016
Why should all those touchy-feely, sappy-happy optimists have all the fun? Let's get critical and cranky. Remember: Complaining is a valid venting mechanism. I think some psychologist said that somewhere.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 28, 2016
My anxiety and sadness got so bad I passed out in a bathroom at my veterinary clinic and finally faced how bad it had gotten when I wound up in the hospital. I got help. I hope you—or your loved one—will too.
 
VETTED: Jul 26, 2016
Compassion fatigue is a real and dangerous threat to the health of veterinary professionals and their patients, but Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Veterinary Technician Becky Murray of Veterinary Specialty Center has mapped out a guide for healthy coping.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 11, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
(En)lighten your veterinary team’s load with this tip from Annette Engler, a 2016 dvm360/VHMA Practice Manager of the Year contestant.
 
VETTED: Jun 29, 2016
When it comes to having it all as a veterinarian, there are a few things you need to give up too.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 20, 2016
A Firstline reader seeks help when her boss wrecks her work schedule, jeopardizing her time off with her retired spouse.
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 14, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Use this handout to familiarize your team with the warnings signs that signal burnout.
 
VETTED: Apr 29, 2016
Our recent survey uncovered your most pressing problems—high peaks you struggle to summit. Here are the top problems, with some suggested advice to help.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 20, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
When today sucks, here's what your veterinary colleagues do to deal.
 
VETTED: Apr 20, 2016
You’re a good person. Your team members are good people. Clients ready to pick a fight don’t have to bring down your whole veterinary practice’s mood. Get some perspective, laugh about it, and get through it.
 
VETTED: Apr 14, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
dvm360.com editors are people, too! This month, we've collected our favorite books, videos and articles you should check out.
 
VETTED: Mar 29, 2016
Turn a rough day in veterinary practice into a game of knowing winks between coworkers and find a more little energy to smile with your clients (even the challenging ones) a little more.
 
VETTED: Feb 19, 2016
My path: Accept myself and hone my skills in the areas in which I excel to have the greatest impact, no matter what my role.
 
VETTED: Feb 15, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Coloring isn't for kids anymore—it's a real-deal stress-reliever. Don't believe us? Give these veterinary-themed coloring pages a try.