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Time Management Techniques From Successful CEOs

Time Management Techniques From Successful CEOs

Harvard researchers reveal how top executives divide their limited time to conquer their limitless responsibilities.  read more

Time Management Techniques From Successful CEOs

pharmacy opportunity costs
pharmacy opportunity costs

How to Calculate Opportunity Costs for Your Pharmacy

Every time you make a choice and reap the benefits that come along with it, you forego the benefits of the choice that you don’t make. But how do you calculate those losses?  read more


7 Tips to Optimize Pharmacy Delivery Routes 

7 Tips to Optimize Pharmacy Delivery Routes 

In an age of mail order and Amazon pharmacy, offering delivery to your independent pharmacy patients has become a must.  Use these tips to find the best delivery routes and reduce the cost of operating a delivery service.  read more

7 Tips to Optimize Pharmacy Delivery Routes 

An Attorney's Guide to Succession Planning
An Attorney's Guide to Succession Planning

An Attorney’s Guide to Succession Planning

Succession planning ensures you leave your pharmacy in the hands of someone you trust, preserves your future, and protects your partners or family.  read more


How to Perform a Break-Even Analysis (and Why You Should)

How to Perform a Break-Even Analysis (and Why You Should)

The exact point at which your pharmacy goes from losing money to making a profit is known as the “break-even point,” and it’s a crucial metric to help you stay in business for the long-term.  read more

How to Perform a Break-Even Analysis (and Why You Should)

How to Prepare for an Unprecedented Flu Season at Your Independent Pharmacy
How to Prepare for an Unprecedented Flu Season at Your Independent Pharmacy

How to Prepare for an Unprecedented Flu Season at Your Independent Pharmacy

During the pandemic, the flu had the year off. But it’s back from its leave of absence and it could be worse than ever.  read more


The Secrets to a Better Work-Life Balance for Pharmacists and Pharmacy Owners

Juggling time between the pharmacy and your personal life may often seem impossible, but you don’t have to choose between having a successful business and having a satisfying personal life.  read more


5 Quick Tips to Save Time at Your Pharmacy 

When you waste time, you leave money on the table.  read more


6 Techniques to Recruit Talented Pharmacy Employees

6 Recruiting Techniques to Find Talented Pharmacy Employees

Recent pharmacy school graduates and seasoned pharmacy professionals have numerous options to choose for employment.  read more

6 Techniques to Recruit Talented Pharmacy Employees

Look for These Red Flags Before Hiring Someone
Look for These Red Flags Before Hiring Someone

Look for These Red Flags Before Hiring Someone

When you have an open position at your pharmacy, you want to hire the right person the first  read more


Handling Patient Complaints at Your Independent Pharmacy in 4 Steps by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Handle Patient Complaints at Your Independent Pharmacy in 5 Steps

Altough criticism from patients is inevitable, learning to handle it effectively is vital to maintaining good relationships and improving your business  read more

Handling Patient Complaints at Your Independent Pharmacy in 4 Steps by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here's Why You Need to Complete a Yearly Pharmacy Medicare Attestation by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com
Here's Why You Need to Complete a Yearly Pharmacy Medicare Attestation by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

Here’s Why Every Pharmacy Should Be Using EDI to Order Inventory

Less than a quarter of independent pharmacies are optimizing their purchasing with an electronic data interchange.  read more


How to Empower Your Business by Inspiring Your Pharmacy Employees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

8 Ways to Motivate Your Struggling Team 

Learn from a classic business book how leaders can turn even the most lackluster employees into winners.  read more

How to Empower Your Business by Inspiring Your Pharmacy Employees by Elements magazine | pbahealth.com

How to Safely Return Your Pharmacy to Normal

The worst of the coronavirus pandemic has thankfully passed, but it isn’t over yet.  read more


The Top Five Human Resource Issues for Every Independent Pharmacy (From an Employment Law Attorney)

5 Overlooked Human Resource Issues for Pharmacies (From an Employment Law Attorney)

These Human Resource mistakes “can devastate a company, especially a small- or medium-sized company,” according to an HR expert and employment law attorney.  read more

The Top Five Human Resource Issues for Every Independent Pharmacy (From an Employment Law Attorney)

pharmacy technician
pharmacy technician

How to Make the Most of Your Pharmacy Technicians

In an independent pharmacy where there is often only one pharmacist on duty, taking advantage of techs’ skills is critical to optimizing workflow and running the pharmacy efficiently.  read more


How to Create Perfect Pharmacy Window Displays

Windows aren’t just to let light into your pharmacy — they’re an opportunity to advertise.  read more


10 IVR Tips to Improve Patient Experience 
10 IVR Tips to Improve Patient Experience 

10 Interactive Voice Response (IVR) Tips to Improve the Patient Experience 

An interactive voice response (IVR) system has a lot of perks — it helps direct people efficiently so  read more


Here's How to Foster Innovation in Your Independent Pharmacy

Here’s How to Foster Innovation in Your Independent Pharmacy

As a small business owner, you’re no stranger to the concept of entrepreneurship. To keep your pharmacy afloat,  read more

Here's How to Foster Innovation in Your Independent Pharmacy

How to Achieve Peak Performance in the Pharmacy

In their book Peak Performance, consultant Brad Stulberg and performance coach Steve Magness use new scientific insights to explore how people can perform at the top of their game without hitting a wall.   read more


8 Common Independent Pharmacy Risks

8 Common Independent Pharmacy Risks

Here are some of the most common pharmacy risks you’ll face as an independent pharmacist and suggestions to keep those risks in check.   read more

8 Common Independent Pharmacy Risks

14 Commonly Neglected Areas to Clean This Spring
14 Commonly Neglected Areas to Clean This Spring

14 Commonly Neglected Areas to Clean This Spring

To prepare for the new season and oncoming influx of in-store visitors, it’s time to dust out the cobwebs and freshen up your pharmacy.    read more


Use Gamification to Achieve Your Pharmacy Goals 

This New Technique Is Helping Businesses Achieve Their Goals 

More and more research is confirming that what employees need in the workplace is engagement. According to a  read more

Use Gamification to Achieve Your Pharmacy Goals 

Why You Should Have a Workplace Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy
Why You Should Have a Workplace Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy

Why You Should Have a Workplace Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Policy

Employees with different backgrounds and life experiences each bring their own unique perspective to your independent pharmacy, and  read more


How to Pass Any Pharmacy Inspection

How to Pass Any Pharmacy Inspection

An inspector’s arrival doesn’t need to spell doom for your pharmacy. Here’s everything you need to know to prepare and to prevent citations.  read more

How to Pass Any Pharmacy Inspection

The Covid-19 Vaccine Boosts This Pharmacy’s Patient Base and Its Profits

As vaccines get distributed, retail pharmacies are presented with an opportunity not only to make their communities healthier and safer but also to market their brand and make a profit  read more


How to Transform Pharmacies Into Patient Care Centers

In June 2019, two community pharmacy organizations created a program designed to transform pharmacies from providers of medication into providers of care.  read more


Vaccination Administration: Train Pharmacy Techs in One Day
Vaccination Administration: Train Pharmacy Techs in One Day

Vaccination Administration: Train Pharmacy Techs in One Day

This training program can train techs to administer vaccines in just one day.  read more


How to Choose an Employee Health Insurance Plan for Your Pharmacy 

When it comes to your own employees, deciding on a health insurance plan can be a little dizzying. Here’s everything your pharmacy needs to know.  read more


S Corp, LLC, C Corp: Which Business Structure Is Best for Your Independent Community Pharmacy?
S Corp, LLC, C Corp: Which Business Structure Is Best for Your Independent Community Pharmacy?

S Corp, LLC, C Corp: Which Business Structure Is Best for Your Community Pharmacy?

Learn the advantages and disadvantages of the most common business structures for independent community pharmacies.  read more

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