Introduction

On Friday, December 17, we discussed findings from the new Burnout and Work-Life Balance Study and talked about some strategies that individuals and organizations can apply to improve well-being.

Dr. Ivan Zak, the researcher, hosted Dr. Lauren Catenacci, organizational psychologist specializing in transformational change and culture, Alyssa Mages, trainer, coach and a motivational speaker advocating for the empowerment of veterinary teams, and Dr. Melanie Bowden, presenter of a viral TedX talk on mental well-being in the veterinary profession and author of the book What The F**K Is This VetMed?: Hard Won Lessons for a New Generation of Veterinary Professional.

The webinar covered:

  • Findings from the 2021 survey: understanding burnout across demographics
  • Burnout subtypes and their implications in the veterinary profession
  • Ways to reconcile work and life by setting better boundaries
  • How to manage the caseload without turning down clients and wearing out employees
  • Mitigating burnout and fueling motivation through a healthy challenge
  • How to foster a work culture that promotes psychological safety, healthy competition and continuous improvement

About the Burnout and Work-Life Balance Study 2021
Conducted by Veterinary Integration Solutions in collaboration with Galaxy Vets, the continuing research aims to assess the dynamic in burnout rates across demographics and work settings, examine factors influencing employee satisfaction, and ultimately help veterinary businesses improve the well-being of their teams. The report is available at https://vetintegrations.com/insights/burnout2021/.

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Host & Speakers

Dr. Ivan Zak, CEO at Galaxy Vets
Dr. Ivan Zak
Host
DVM, MBA, CEO at Galaxy Vets
Melanie Bowden
Melanie Bowden
DVM, CEO and Founder of TrueNorth.DVM
Lauren Catenacci
Lauren Catenacci
Ph.D., Head of People and Culture at Galaxy Vets
Alyssa Mages
Alyssa Mages
BS, CVT, Co-Founder and CVO at Empowering Veterinary Teams

Burnout and Work-Life Balance Study 2021

On Friday, December 17, as we discussed findings from the new Burnout and Work-Life Balance Study and talked about some strategies that individuals and organizations can apply to improve well-being.
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