Amazing to think that we will soon be in the next decade. While 2020 always sounded like it was in the distant future; here it is, right around the corner. A new year presents a new opportunity to capitalize on your hard work and either sell your practice or work on a... Read more
By: Nikki Nitz, CPA, CMA – Simmons Northwest & Simmons Midwest A common theme I am hearing from potential clients right now is, “Nikki, I just want to be a doctor and practice medicine. I don’t want to deal with all the management headaches anymore.” Can you... Read more
What’s the difference, and what impact does it have on practice buyers and sellers? Byron Farquer, DVM, CVA Each veterinary practice has two main assets classes, tangible and intangible. Tangible assets include items you can pick up and carry around like furniture,... Read more
As I sit here with writer’s cramp, I began to ponder messages that owners and associates may want to hear and consider going into 2019 and beyond. Buyers still available Although the swarm of corporate invaders continues to grow almost exponentially, there are many,... Read more
By: Casey Dubbs, Sherry Everhart, BS, RVT and David McCormick, MS, CVA “Not finance. Not strategy. Not technology. It is teamwork that remains the ultimate competitive advantage, both because it is so powerful and so rare.” – Patrick Lencioni Most practice... Read more
Scout’s Motto: “Be Prepared” applies to Veterinary Practice Owners The average baby boomer today is approximately 63 years of age and in 7 years, all baby boomers will be over the age of 60. Obviously, this has implications on the number of veterinary practice owners... Read more
The new 3rd edition expands and amends the sold out 2nd edition. Written by the experts at Simmons, this book is aimed at helping veterinarians better understand the intricacies of veterinary practice sales, valuations and ownership.