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Team communication for managers

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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 31, 2015
Winner credits owners, team for support.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Aug 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Despite our leadership-obsessed culture, are you looking in the right places to find the next big thing in your veterinary practice? Here's how one practice manager coaxed leadership qualities out of his staff.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 31, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Getting on board is easier than you think--and it doesn't have to be a chore
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Even if you try to regularly thank your team for a job well done, people still enjoy a few minutes of solely hearing praise. In this exercise, you can learn more about how team members view themselves in contrast to how their fellow teammates view them. It's all positivity--no calling out weaknesses--making it fun for all involved.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
As Stuart Smalley would say, "I'm good enough, I'm smart enough, and doggone it, people like me!" Since most of us don't get out of bed each morning repeating this phrase, let your teammates remind you with this activity.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
This activity helps stimulate team members to enact the old adage "treat others as you like to be treated." Each member of the team takes a few minutes to list possible ways they would finish the sentence, "I like it when people are ..."
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 14, 2015
Try these boredom busters to bring the fun back to your team training meetings.
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FIRSTLINE: Jul 09, 2015
Stop barking at coworkers and avoid the phrases that increase the chances your team will snap. Then practice communication that tames team members' tempers and enjoy a happier workday together.
Jun 25, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Don't let clients be fooled by fleas! Take 20 minutes in your next team meeting to discuss each of these barriers to flea prevention—and make a plan for better client communication about these pesky parasites.
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dvm360.com: Jun 25, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
This toolkit delivers articles, tips, handouts, videos and tools all designed to make it as easy as possible to discuss flea control with your team and clients. (With an educational grant provided by Merck)
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 17, 2015
Don't throw them in and hope they swim. Share with your new client service representative or veterinary technician just how great their new colleagues, their new training program and their new practice really is. It all starts with a great first day ...
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FIRSTLINE: Jun 10, 2015
Are you a misunderstood member of the youth culture or a frustrated manager? Learn how to work together in harmony. (Hint: Millennials want more than a paycheck.)
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 05, 2015
Team members became more flexible and supportive of each other.
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FIRSTLINE: May 07, 2015
Moods: They set the tone for practice success or failure. Here’s how to hire, and hone, those moods for the better
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dvm360.com: Mar 13, 2015
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.