Let’s Get Real About HR

Some of our hiring, training, coaching, and disciplinary practices haven’t been challenged or evaluated in decades. Bash Halow will share some of his hysterical stories on what works and doesn’t when trying to manage your team members, plus the small changes that you can make that will positively impact your entire team’s productivity and happiness. 

Learning Objectives

In this course, students will learn:

  • To review the 5 HR practices at our businesses that need revamping.

  • To offer up superior solutions to common veterinary management practices that are less time consuming and more effective.

  • To engage the group in a frank discussion about the quality of our team members, their investment in our mission and work, and what we should do in response to improve on the situation.

Course curriculum

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    Let’s Get Real About HR

    • Let’s Get Real About HR (CE Course)

    • Quiz: Let’s Get Real About HR (Required for RACE and CVPM Credit)


Veterinary Business Advisor, Lover of Pasta Puttanesca

Bash Halow

New York-based, Bash Halow is a graduate of the College of William and Mary, a certified veterinary practice manager, and a licensed veterinary technician. As a veterinary business advisor and a veteran practice manager with more than 20 years of experience, Mr. Halow has helped dozens of veterinary hospitals understand how to build stronger teams and responsibly and ethically grow their businesses. He is a frequent contributor to Veterinary Economics, DVM 360, and AAHA Trends. He is a member of the American Animal Hospital Association, the Pennsylvania VMA, founder and member of the New Jersey Veterinary Hospital Management Association, founder of the Big Apple Veterinary Management Association in New York City, and proud member of the Veterinary Hospital Managers Association. In addition to his phone- booth sized NYC apartment that he uses to transform himself into Super Bash whenever peril in the veterinary world strikes, he has a farm in Northeast Pa that’s home to bugs, birds, chickens, and honey bees. A question about any of these denizens is sure to delight him, so start formulating your thoughts now.