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Managing yourself

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dvm360.com: Apr 10, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Veterinary Economics Editor Brendan Howard seizes this "casual Friday" opportunity to broach the touchy subject of dress codes. Does your veterinary hospital have one?
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 31, 2015
This go-to team member is about to go to another veterinary practice if she doesn't get a little help. Firstline Board Member Marianne Mallonee, CVPM, counsels this overloaded employee.
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dvm360.com: Mar 13, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Guest host Dr. Sarah Wooten relates a real life tale of being bullied in the veterinary clinic, and shares expert advice from Sheila Grosdidier, RVT.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 11, 2015
Use these tips to cope with cranky clients and find better ways to communicate for better pet health.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 10, 2015
Sometimes veterinary client conversations take a horrifying turn. Here’s help to take control of these discussions.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 06, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Here's a closer look at benefits team members reported receiving in 2014.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 04, 2015
A calmer client means a calmer pet.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 10, 2015
In addition to the specific jobs that managers assume under the five areas of responsibility, there are personal skills, qualities and preferences that managers should either be comfortable with or be interested in refining. Ask yourself these questions.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 10, 2015
Find out what it takes—and how to get there—with these tips and a quick quiz to see if you’re ready to be a practice manager.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 09, 2015
When it’s time to move on to a different job or another practice, it’s important to leave the right way. Use these tips to say goodbye on good terms.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 05, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Exercise your way to a better work day.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 05, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Could time with a veterinary clinic kitten be the key to a better work day?
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 04, 2015
Take the test. Be inspired. Change your life.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Feb 02, 2015
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission offers a template for veterinary practices' handbooks.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 09, 2015
Getting stuck behind a bus on my morning commute reminded me to stop and enjoy the fall leaves as they changed color—and helped me find more happiness in simple pleasures at home and at work.