How to Set And Keep Effective Goals, Step-by-Step on NPBusiness.ORG

How to Set And Keep Effective Goals, Step-by-Step

The new year is just around the corner… The promise is a new beginning, a reset of sorts. It’s the opportunity to start with a clean slate. And that’s why so many of us do what we do every year. We make New Year’s resolutions. We set personal and professional goals to transform outlived habits, …

Who's in Charge, You or The Business on NPBusiness.ORG

Who’s In Charge, You Or The Business?

At times, small business owners feel a loss of control in their business; the same happens to providers in their own practices. Periodically they feel controlled by the business instead of actively controlling the business. Ironically, most providers started their practice because they wanted more control over their professional and personal lives. For many, it …

What Goals Are you Setting for 2018 - NPBusiness.ORG

What Goals Are You Setting For 2018?

We’re on the homestretch for 2017; another year is almost gone. It’s time to look back and ask, “Did I meet my goals for the year?” Chances are you didn’t meet every goal, and that’s alright. If you did or did not, you’re the only one to know. But what’s more important than meeting every …

Clinicians Business Tip: Words to Guide Your Year

Nurse practitioners, physician assistants and other clinicians who wish to be successful in their personal, professional, and business life understand that personal development is an essential component of success. Over the years, I’ve read and listened to my mentors discuss many strategies for success. One of the most important and consistent is planning.  Since it’s …

Success Leaves Tracks!

Nurse Practitioners and other health care providers are no different than other individuals who want to success in business and in life. True success in life comes in many flavors and certainly is not limited to money alone. However, money is used to measure business success and by default money is used to measure the …

Guaranteed to Fail

It’s just about that time … many of us start to think about goals for the New Year. Does this sound like you: exercise more often; lose weight; eat healthier; better self care; take a vacation; start my own practice, etc. The list just goes on and on. The sad thing is that for most …