You & Your Practice

DON’T LOSE A CLIENT BY SMS-TEXT

Posted on Nov 15, 2016 in Newsy bits, You & Your Practice | 0 comments

DON’T LOSE A CLIENT BY SMS-TEXT

Avoid the common mistakes that health practitioners make when texting with clients. Your SMS activity can seriously irritate clients, particularly prospective ones. Poor texting can see your clients looking for someone else.

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Budget Clinic Fit-Out

Posted on Nov 5, 2015 in Ethics & Money, Newsy bits, Uncategorized, You & Your Practice | 0 comments

Budget Clinic Fit-Out

Budget Clinic Fit-out that looks fabulous Whether you are starting out in practice or starting again keeping your budget under control is paramount. And you can save a fortune with a budget clinic fit-out approach. A major expenditure item when is furniture so being able to reduce your outlay can help reduce the stress levels and/ or allow you to use valuable funds elsewhere like for marketing your practice. Finding damaged second hand furniture can save you a fortune and with a little elbow grease you can restore the pieces to their former glory. Here’s an example of some pieces I...

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Starting out in practice – Starting again

Posted on Sep 5, 2015 in Marketing, Newsy bits, Practice Management, You & Your Practice | 0 comments

Starting out in practice – Starting again

  Starting out in practice – Starting again You know I’ve been in practice now for nearly 21 years and a lot of practitioners say to me well it’s alright for you you now have an established practice. Well I don’t actually. You see I’ve recently moved from Darwin Australia to Newcastle Australia and I amstarting all over again. Why I hear you ask? Well to be honest I am a bit of a transient spirit and it was time to move again so I did? Okay so I have a lot of experiences in building numerous practices over the years but there is no greater test than starting out all over...

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Marketing With Soul

Posted on Jul 30, 2015 in Newsy bits, You & Your Practice | 0 comments

Marketing With Soul

  Marketing with Soul  Marketing and soul for many of us seem to be words that have no real synergy. For many practitioners marketing conjures the idea of the snake oil salesman or the gold toothed used car guy. Just the thought of marketing makes us feel uncomfortable. As health care practitioners we decided on our career because we wanted to do something worthwhile, something of note, something that made a real difference in the world and to the people we touch. So the idea of marketing is abhorrent to even consider mentioning at the dinner table let alone engage in. We are people...

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Burnout Prevention in Health Practice

Posted on Mar 22, 2012 in Videos, You & Your Practice | 0 comments

Burnout Prevention in Health Practice

Yes, I know I have discussed this before. And I am again. Why? Because self-care of the health care practitioner means a better you and a healthier more sustainable practice. These are some of the things I have learnt over my 16 years of practice… 3:04 mins – Or watch this on...

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Health Practice Tips – The Importance of Self Time

Posted on May 30, 2011 in Videos, You & Your Practice | 0 comments

Health Practice Tips – The Importance of Self Time

After presenting at the Australian Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine Association conference recently I had some time on my hands and was able to reflect on the importance of self time. 2:41 mins – Or watch this on YouTube      

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