Shawn G. McVey, MA, MSW
Ask Shawn: 'My first task as a new practice manager is to fire someone. Help!'
Dont panic. Practice management guru Shawn McVey has advice for keeping things professional instead of personal.
Ask Shawn: Decades of neglect ... and feeling stuck in the mud
Shawn McVey counsels a new practice manager on coaxing along a veterinary team used to a hands-off management approach.
Ask Shawn: My workplace is a zoo (really!)
Shawn McVey counsels a veterinary team member whos trying to balance her bosses' high expectations with her lack of resources.
Ask Shawn: Can I keep my pregnancy secret?
I'm pregnant, and I'm afraid to tell my coworkers. But there are a few tasks as a veterinary technician I can't safely perform. How can I protect my baby without seeming like I'm slacking at work?