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The burden of care: A dvm360 Leadership Challenge - Apr 21, 2015

Confronting some of the veterinary profession's deepest issues: depression, compassion fatigue, burnout and a high suicide risk. ...

Firstline update

4 quick questions on pet insurance—answered

May 21, 2015

Clients who can't afford to pay for their pets' care ranks as team members' No. 2 frustration at work, according to the 2013 Firstline Veterinary Team Trends Study. (No. 1 is team members' pay and benefits—no surprise there, right?) Some veterinary teams are recommending pet insurance to help pet owners plan for their pets' veterinary care.

Crowdsource your career crisis: The trouble with titles

May 20, 2015

This team member was hired as an office manager and promised reimbursement if she pursued certification—then her veterinary practice reneged on the deal. What would you do?

Quick tip: Make every pet a VIP

May 18, 2015

Recognizing your VIPs—Very Important Pets—with a VIP greeting is a great way to connect with clients from the minute they step into your veterinary practice.

BizQuiz: Test your financial IQ

May 15, 2015

Veterinary practice managers, use this quick quiz from the VHMA to check your role in managing the money at your practice. (Psst. You can also ask your practice owners to take the quiz to remind them of the valuable financial skills you can bring to the table.)

Coffee on the Couch: A conversation with veterinary technician Tasha McNerney

May 14, 2015

Host of Coffee on the Couch and creator of Veterinary Anesthesia Nerds on Facebook comes clean about how she took control of her career in veterinary medicine.