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Attention: New Veterinarians who want to get the most out of their work life.

Finally, A Guide For New Vets To Learn The Most Critical Job Skills You Weren't Taught In Vet School That You Absolutely Need To Succeed

Dr. Dave Nicol Reveals The Most IMportant Lessons That Every NEw Vet Needs to Thrive in their work 

You graduated from Vet School, congratulations! Now the real work begins, but there is just one problem, nearly all new veterinarians are dramatically underprepared for the jobs their jumping into. 



Why Isn't Vet School Enough?

The veterinary industry is uniquely challenging because YOU the veterinarian needs to be able to treat not only a variety of species but you need to be able to handle everything from standard vaccination appointments to triaging multiple emergencies. 


It is impossible for you to learn everything you need to know, so what ends up getting passed over? 

Here are the most critical skills every vet student needs but doesn't learn:

  • How to avoid being sued

  • How to manage your personal wellbeing

  • How to deal with death

  • How to choose the right job

  • How to avoid burnout

  • How to handle money 

  • How to find your clinical feet

  • and much more



Why Isn't Vet School Enough?
You Don't Have To Figure This Out The Hard Way

Lucky for you, there is a better way to quickly learn these extremely valuable skills that could mean the difference between a long, successful and meaningful career or burnout that quickly leads to frustration and quitting. 


Dr. Dave Nicol wrote his book, "So You're A Vet...Now What.." to help new vets just like you to navigate this difficult transition period so that you can be set up to grow and thrive in your work. 


Instead of trying to go this alone and figure all of these complex subjects out, Dr. Dave shares his most valuable insights that he's spent the last 20 years learning. 

Avoid agonizing over these difficult and not fun parts of the job by learning by someone who's already gone through all of these trials, and has come out still loving his work as a veterinarian and the industry. 




What You'll Learn In "So You're A Vet...Now What?"

Pulling from his 20 years of experience, Dr. Dave has broken down the info that will help you get the most out of your career. The chapters of his book include: 


  1. The Top 5 Reasons New Graduates Get Sued — And How To Avoid Them

  2. Your Health And Wellness – How Not To Become Another Tragic Statistic          

  3. Finding Your Clinical Feet

  4. Dealing with Death: There’s A Small Almost Imperceptible Price to Pay…

  5. How To Choose Your First Job?

  6. Hero or Villain? Building and Maintaining Your Professional Standing

  7. Beat Blame Culture By Being A Great Leader Straight Out Of College

  8. Where Will Your Career Take You?

  9. Reactive Medicine Or Active Wellness Care - How Your Practice Makes A Big Difference


Here's What Others Are Saying About "So You're A Vet...Now What..."

"Your book is an absolute marvel, the dental advice has helped me book in two much needed dentals over the last week! "

- Dr Eliza O'Callaghan


"I especially appreciated the well-being section of the book because I feel like vets are always expected to be machines and power on without a lunch break. Also the warning signs for burnout as it's all stuff that no-one ever tells us. 

-Dr Emma Hammond, MRCVS


"An essential read for all the young aspiring veterinary professionals out there on whom the future of our profession depends. I urge them to spend time digesting its content."

-Professor Stuart Carmichael


Don't Let Your Dream Turn Into A Nightmare

For most veterinarians, this industry is a calling, a dream that they've held for a long time and worked for years to get to, only to discover that it is hard, stressful work that can be emotionally and physically draining. 


It doesn't have to be this way if you set yourself up with the proper skills, mindsets, and strategies this work can be the job and life you've always dreamt of.

Isn't it time for you to thrive instead of just getting by? Start thriving today!


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