The Importance Of Clarifying The Big Picture Context In A Podiatry Practice

As a business owner, it’s possible that you have competing contexts about your treatments. For example, you may feel pressure to see more patients to increase profits, at the same time you feel you need to spend MORE TIME with each patient to give the best patient care. Contextual misalignment may also arise between you […]

The Importance Of Developing Deeper Relationships With Your TEAM Members

How you feel about team members can affect how effectively your business tackles and accomplishes the services you must provide and the goals you wish to reach.   And just like in your personal life, positive relationships are productive – which in business will directly impact your bottom line. The quality of the activities that […]

Team Analysis Matrix – Get It, Want It, Capacity To Do It

Research is consistently suggesting people must see and understand ‘the bigger picture’ to appreciate and find meaning in their work …  So how can you assess if your team are engaged with your bigger picture vision AND how do you assess whether your team are a fit for your practice … AND what you need […]

APodC Conference 2017

APodC Conference 2017

The Podiatry Hive team are looking forward to seeing many of you at the 2017 APodC Conference in Melbourne. APodC Conference 2017 Workshops – Thursday 25th May 1. The Marketing Workshop – 7.45am-8.45am (Hospitality Suite 4) From Prospect to Patient … How to get more new patients from your website and other online channels We’ll look specifically […]

Emotional Intelligence – How To Harness Emotion To Steer Your Business

Emotional Intelligence … while a common buzz phrase for some – is the “something” in each of us that is a bit intangible. It affects how we manage behaviour, navigate social situations and make personal decisions to achieve positive (or sometimes negative) results. In business you may have heard people say ‘take the emotion out […]

Shared Leadership – Involving Your Team In The Decision Making Process

Business isn’t necessarily complicated, but as business owners we often complicate it with our leadership style. Shared Leadership is described as ‘a leadership style that broadly distributes leadership responsibility, such that people within a team and organisation lead each other’. In a Podiatry practice that can look similar to the Leadership Team Troy Parsons put […]

Your Business Frame

CONTENT vs CONTEXT …  We all do lots of ‘stuff’ in the day to day running of our Podiatry businesses. At The Podiatry Hive, we call this CONTENT. We treat patients, we get administration tasks done, we keep accounts, we manage our employees and we market our services. However, it’s essential to be able to […]

How To Hold Your Team Accountable For Results

Does this story sound familiar? This is a story of four people named Everybody, Somebody, Anybody, and Nobody. There was an important job to be done and Everybody was asked to do it. Everybody was sure Somebody would do it.  Anybody could have done it, but Nobody did it. Somebody got angry about that because […]

What Makes An Effective Leader?

Is it their courage? Their business acumen? Their expert knowledge? Their ability to organise? The cost of being an ineffective leader According to a 2011 study by The Ken Blanchard Companies, the average organisation is losing an amount equal to 7% of its annual sales because of poor leadership. That’s more than $70,000 per year […]

The Pillars Of Strategic Marketing – Video Series

What you ultimately want from a buyer is not a sale, but a relationship. Understanding the difference between sales, marketing and advertising is important so you can engage clearly with your audience. Here’s what you’ll uncover in this this strategic marketing video series. Video 1 – The Fundamental Marketing Principles What do you need to know […]

Team Meeting Agenda With Asana

Team Meeting Agenda For A Business Using Asana

In our business, we use a project management app called ASANA to manage and record our team communications. It’s essential to define your own, ideal team communication cadence in your Podiatry business. Typical types of meetings you may implement are … the team daily huddle the weekly executive meeting the quarterly planning day the team alignment […]

Crank Up Your Strategy To Execution

Having a brilliant strategy can make your business competitive and successful – but only execution will keep you there. The key to your strategy is being able to deliver on your intent. Execution – done right, is a disciplined process with a series of connected activities to make your strategy work. … so, if it’s […]