Need Help? Let MVMA “Mentor” You Through Life Stages Using the “A” (Answer) Team!

10/24/2016 7:21 AM | Kara Henrys (Administrator)

“What do I need to know to start my own practice?”
“How do I negotiate a raise?”
“What do I do when someone threatens to sue me?” 

Contact the “A” Team!  MVMA has expanded the traditional mentoring concept to include mentoring at all stages of life.  Our Answer Team can help you with a wide variety of common questions and concerns.  Just email the MVMA at with your question and you will be matched with an “A” Team expert who can assist you.  Topics include the following:

1.      Practice Management: 

  • Buying a Practice
  • Starting a Practice
  • Selling a Practice
  • Partnering
  • Consolidation
  • Starting a Mobile Clinic 

2.     Career Assistance: 

  • Employment Agreements/Non-Compete Clauses
  • Career Transition/Job Change
  • Career Counseling/Career Options
  • How to Negotiate a Raise
  • How to Negotiate Time Off
  • Retirement – When and How 

3.     Litigation:  

  • Dealing With Upset Clients Before Things Get to Litigation
  • What to do When Someone Threatens to Sue You
  • Sexual Harassment 

4.     Personal Development: 

  • Burnout/Depression/Compassion Fatigue
  • Euthanasia
  • Doctor/Client Communications
  • Professional Image
  • Finding and Maintaining Work-Life Balance
  • Wellness 

5.     Human Resources: 

  • Employee/Staff Management Issues
  • Hiring an LVT verses a veterinary “assistant”
  • Hiring and Firing (Legal Issues to Consider)
  • Staff Meetings
  • Motivating Staff
  • Reviews and Performance Evaluations 

6.     Veterinary Ethics 

7.     Financial & Debt Assistance 

Michigan Veterinary Medical Association

2144 Commons Parkway
Okemos, MI 48864-3986



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