Starting a Business? Walk before you Run on NPBusiness.ORG

Starting A Business? Walk before you Run!

“What is the first step when starting a business?” It’s a question we’ve been asked time and again over the years. So, what needs to happen first when you’re getting started? Is it purchasing furnishings and equipment, looking for office space, getting credentialed with insurance companies, or hiring employees? No, none of it! The one …

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, …

Disaster Planning for your Clinic

One can hardly turn on the news today with hearing something about some natural disaster. In recent weeks it’s been about earthquakes, tornados, floods and wild fire. And of course, the Northern Hemisphere Hurricane Season is upon us. Clinicians need to be prepared for disasters…not only at home, but in your business as well. Even …

Disaster Planning for Business

Disasters come in all shapes and sizes. They usually strike when least expected, often times without any warning (earthquake) and sometimes with (hurricane). Either way, we often find ourselves, our homes and our businesses vulnerable. Disaster planning is something that tends to be put on the back burner…after all, it’s never going to happen to …

Business Plans in One Page

There are many reasons for having a business plan. Many Nurse Practitioners think of a business plan as a long, arduous document that you take to a bank or other financial institution or investor in order to secure funding for your business. However, there are other reasons, perhaps even more important, that make a business …