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At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), our mission is to bring together the experience of practitioners in all stages of their careers and the most current information to educate and inform our members. We offer a number of technologically advanced platforms including webinars, blogs and online resources…
You can be the most excellent podiatric professional in your area but if patients don’t know about your practice or where to find you, your practice will never excel. For new practioners, it’s essential to introduce your practice to the community and find avenues to market to the types of…
Where to situate your podiatric practice is a big decision. Once you have decided on a particular area, however, the next big question is if you should you rent or buy the space for your office. For the majority of practitioners, just starting out buying may not be an option…
As a new or soon-to-be practioner, you have lots of questions that podiatry school didn’t answer about setting up your practice. At the Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED), we bring together podiatric professionals at all stages of their careers to share information and exchange ideas about all types…
From Thursday, Jan. 5 through Sunday Jan. 8, 2017, The Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) is offering “Success Through Synergy” in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. The meeting will provide an exciting and dynamic opportunity for professionals in the field of podiatry to come together to share ideas and gain…
When you’re starting out as a new practioner there are many decisions to make. Once you’ve narrowed down the type of practice you want, where it should be located and whether you plan to rent or purchase office space, you need to focus on how much space you actually need?…
Doctors are highly motivated professionals whose work can be extremely demanding. It’s important to maintain a balance between professional and personal lives and find ways to keep both fresh and dynamic. At The Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) one of our goals is to help podiatric professionals at…
“Half of every dollar spent on advertising and marketing is wasted, but since we don’t know which half, we go ahead and spend the full dollar anyway.” Although there’s disagreement over which mogul made this profound statement, there’s general agreement in the business world that it’s true. As a podiatric…
Space is filling up for The Institute for Podiatric Excellence and Development (IPED) January “Success Through Synergy Meeting.” If you’ve already signed up, you are probably looking forward to a revitalizing time with colleagues at all stages and levels of podiatric practice as well as field experts. And, a few…
As a student, externships are a great opportunity to see clinical settings in action and help determine the type of residency you want. Choosing a wide variety of externships can help narrow your focus if you have no idea what type of program you want. Your externship search can also…