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Motivate Your Team to Succeed!
You may already know about the benefits of production-based compensation for associates–Higher earning potential almost always equals better performance. Why not apply this principle to your entire healthcare team? Everyone would be vested in the success of the practice and everyone would share in the economic reward of that success!
Wrap Up Human Resource Tasks for 2018
The end of the year has many HR and tax related responsibilities. To wrap up 2018 and prepare for 2019, you’ll need to complete these tasks. Here are the details and a printable checklist for you to download!
Practice Management End of Year Checklist
Plan to end the year on a high note, having secured your management information, wrapped up projects, updated budgets and fees, and run important reports in preparation for 2019. Here is a quick checklist to help you work through those loose ends.
Software End of Year Checklist
As 2018 comes to a close, plan to run reports, perform backups and complete routine maintenance to keep your practice running smoothly and your information accurate.
Every Practice Needs Some Type of Manager
“How do you know when a practice needs a practice manager?” Every practice needs a practice manager. The real question is, “What type of manager do you need?”
Do You Want Them to Work for You – Or Not?
It’s hard work to fill positions with qualified, productive team members. It’s even more difficult if you go through the whole process and don’t secure the new employee. Here are some keys to locking in that new team member.
Reward Your Employees & Boost Team Morale
A veterinary practice’s greatest asset is its health care team and it’s important to show your appreciation on a regular basis. In tough economic times there are still ways to reward your employees and boost team morale.
Software Tips: Fall Clean Up Time
It’s fall clean up time! Thoughts turn to raking leaves, preparing flower beds for winter and cleaning up your practice management software database. If that last one didn’t make your fall cleanup list—it should!
The 6 Most Common Hiring Mistakes
With low unemployment, finding qualified employees can be a challenge and this makes it even more important that you hire the right person the first time. Let's look at some of the more common hiring mistakes and see if we can help you to avoid them.
Released and Back to Work?
"We have an employee who went to jail and I told him that he would have a job when he was released. Six months later, here he is wanting to have his job back. What should I do?" The practice owner on the phone had a big decision to make. Consider these points...