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Working with team members - technicians

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FIRSTLINE: May 18, 2016
Aaaaaaah! You’re the star of a horror flick that takes place in your veterinary hospital, with the demons and creeps played by some awful coworkers. But you can survive! Learn about the hairy problems these fiends put you in and whether their thoughtless or malicious behavior is bullying, harassment or just really, really annoying.
 
VETTED: May 13, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Kindness and positivity in the workplace aren’t schmaltzy, starry-eyed ideals—they’re necessities if you want to perform your best. Here’s what the dvm360 editors have been reading, watching and doing to up their kindness quotient.
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FIRSTLINE: May 06, 2016
It's your future—make a plan and take control.
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dvm360.com: May 06, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Do you suffer from flea fatigue? Just imagine how your poor, grossed-out clients feel. Win the war on fleas with these tools and resources! (With an educational grant provided by Zoetis)
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FIRSTLINE: May 04, 2016
Firstline magazine's ongoing series of talks for techs takes unexpected twists and turns.
 
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.
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 18, 2016
By dvm360.com staff
Maximize medicine and manpower, but be aware of the cost
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FIRSTLINE: Apr 15, 2016
Take a page from this ’90s cartoon and turn your team into a smooth running, client pleasing, world-dominating machine.
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FIRSTLINE: Mar 24, 2016
Two practice management consultants serve up a heaping helping of advice for a credentialed technician struggling in a practice that’s turned a blind eye to an abusive and unlicensed technician who may be pushing the boundaries of the credentialing laws in their state.
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FIRSTLINE: Feb 05, 2016
One's an innovation, one's a cool song. Both can appeal to baby boomers. Here's how to set the computer-unsavvy free in your veterinary clinic with paperless practice.
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FIRSTLINE: Jan 20, 2016
Use these tips to tame tempers and vanquish veterinary team tantrums.
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Nationwide: Dec 24, 2015
By dvm360.com staff
Your veterinary team knows all about the health of your patients, but what about the health of your veterinary practice? In this Team Meeting in a Box, you'll look at the condition of your financials and your operations and then treat them with new ideas and strategies.
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FIRSTLINE: Dec 04, 2015
Turn down the bad vibes and get on with your life.
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FIRSTLINE: Nov 11, 2015
“There’s a bully who’s really wrecking my life at my veterinary practice. How do I broach the “B” word to my boss—and when is it time to move on to another hospital?” Sheila Grosdidier, RVT, of VMC, Inc. in Evergreen, Colorado, says the answer lies in another “B” word: Showing your boss how the bully affects the business.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 23, 2015
OK, nothing really beats a box of kittens, but free team training is almost as nice—just a little less furry (and it doesn’t shed).