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Fritz Wood, CPA, CFP

Fritz owns H. F. Wood Consulting, where his clients include many animal health companies. For more than 20 years, he has conducted research examining veterinary productivity and personal finance. He completes projects, writes articles, teaches at numerous U.S. veterinary schools, and speaks to thousands annually at international, national, state, and local events. Fritz’s past credentials include personal finance editor of Veterinary Economics, service on behalf of the National Commission on Veterinary Economic Issues, and treasurer for the American Veterinary Medical Foundation. He is also a founding member of VetPartners™. Currently, Fritz serves on the advisory board of Veterinary Team Brief.

Four critical business concepts today’s veterinarian needs to know

You know how important business skills are to running your practice, but did you receive any business training in veterinary school? Likely you answered “no” or “not enough,” but the good news is that this is changing and there are many topics covered in DVM programs now that were never considered even as recently as 10 years ago.