Compensation can take many forms. To gain a clearer understanding of compensation in the veterinary industry, Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) asked its members to detail practice procedures for compensating veterinarians.
Experts say it costs between four and 10 times more to acquire a new customer than it does to keep an existing one. And it costs 30 times more to attract a new client than to keep the ones you have. Clearly nurturing client loyalty makes good business sense.
Ask 10 veterinary managers to describe their jobs and responsibilities. You may end up with 50 different descriptions, but it’s a sure bet that each response will include some reference to being overloaded.
Pew Research data puts the percentage of pet owners between the ages of 18 and 29 at 58 percent. That means more than half of today's pet owners belong to the generation of people who don't check voicemail, prefer texting to talking and are eager to share opinions and reviews online.