Brendan Howard, Business Channel Director - UBM Americas, Veterinary
Brendan Howard oversees veterinary business, practice management and life-balance content for dvm360.com, dvm360 magazine, Firstline and Vetted, and plans the Practice Management track at all three CVC shows. Brendan has proudly served under the Veterinary Economics and dvm360 banners for more than 10 years. Before that, he worked as a journalist, writer and editor at Entrepreneur magazine and a top filmed entertainment magazine in Southern California. Brendan received a Masters in English Literature from University of California, Riverside, in 1999.
- Sep 08, 2017
We've been writing about wellness and preventive-care plans like crazy here for a while now. Here are a few things we missed we don't want your veterinary hospital to miss.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - Aug 03, 2017
CVPMs need 48 hours of practice management CE every two years. We've got you covered at CVC. Here's an example of how you could blow your mind with knowledge (and fulfill your requirements) at a CVC near you.
VETTED - Jul 25, 2017
We go deep with Dr. Roark on such topics as social media as a "relationship accelerator," that scary E-word (entrepreneurship) and new graduates coming into their own as business people.
FIRSTLINE - Jul 24, 2017
No money means no care means no healthy pets. We know you don’t want to be a pet insurance salesman or pitch veterinary care credit cards, and you don’t have to. Here are some ways to fight through your reservations—or the worries of others—about these two kinds of products.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jul 07, 2017
Do you pull the strings in your life and career? Or do you think luck, fate and other people are the deciding factor in your happiness and success?
FIRSTLINE - Jul 06, 2017
... where you inject them after researching some of the biggest names in microchip technology and their current veterinary products to get lost pets home faster.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - Jun 30, 2017
Now you can check with the AAHA/VMG Chart of Accounts, recently made available to the veterinary profession as a free resource.
DVM360 MAGAZINE - May 26, 2017
They’ll tell you, “Virginia is for lovers,” but that’s not what I saw in the exhibit hall at CVC Virginia Beach. Well, maybe lovers of veterinary products.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 24, 2017
You can't stop your veterinary practice systems, your equipment, your team or even yourself from breaking sometimes. But CVC educator Dave Nicol says it’s how you plan for and deal with the breakages that makes all the difference.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 22, 2017
CVC Virginia Beach speaker John Volk saw preventive-care plans as the future more than 15 years ago. Today, he sees their eventual adoption in most, if not all, private practices over time as inevitable.
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 20, 2017
CVC rock star Bash Halow ran the microphone around the room to get attendees' brilliant ideas this week in Virginia Beach. Here's a few of the best. Wanna try 'em and see if they shine?
VETERINARY ECONOMICS - May 19, 2017
Yes, there’s a gender wage gap and yes, it’s prevalent in the veterinary world. What’s there to do? These CVC experts have a few tricks up their sleeves.
FIRSTLINE - May 09, 2017
You don't need to FISH for a reason to promote microchips to veterinary clients. Here are some quick thoughts to score a slew of new pets protected from abandonment.
FIRSTLINE - May 03, 2017
The classes and labs guarantee education at a conference like CVC, but don't count out the exhibit hall when it comes learning about new technology at your own pace.