Drs Al Atkinson and Adam Christman sit down to discuss how knowing your worth and how it can help you reach your retirement goals.
In this episode of The Vet Blast Podcast, host Adam Christman, DVM, MBA, and Al Atkinson, DVM, ABVP, chat about how you can reach your retirement goals, how to solve the 'I can't afford to pay my staff more' conundrum, plus what it is like to be called as an expert witness in a court of law.
Below is a partial transcript. Listen to the full podcast for more.
Al Atkinson, DVM, ABVP: In the grand scheme of things, if you have good staff and they are happy to be there, and they know that their contributions are being used, or at least being tried, they are going to work hard and overall in the end, the bottom line will be better and everyone will be happier. It is just one of those things that seems intuitive but when you look at bottom line numbers and [practice owners] say 'Oh I can't afford to pay more,' the real answer is, you can't afford to not pay more.