Going against the grain

Richard Hough suggests that, counter-intuitively, the pharmacy cuts could actually lead to business expansion.

Team talk

When the pressure's on, delegation can be a game changer maintains Emma Charlesworth, head of marketing at Numark.

In search of the good life

Lifestyle lures are keeping the pharmacy market buoyant in the South West.

Is there a doctor in the house?

Richard Hough examines the potential pitfalls of collaborative working practices.

Are you malware aware?

Richard Hough advises on the best digital defence when it comes to patient data protection.

Standard procedures

Gary Choo, head of information services at Numark, explains how the new General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) standards will impact independents

Great expectations

With the GPhC’s new standards for pharmacy professionals coming into force, Marie Dancer and Wendy Hewitt examine the implications.

When the going gets tough, diversify – Part One

Mukesh Lad visits Littlehill Pharmacy to look at alternative ways of increasing pharmacy turnover.

The case for a dispensing robot

A range of factors affects the suitability of automation and technology for each pharmacy business. This module considers the business case for installing dispensary automation.  

Marketing your pharmacy

Chairman of the LIPCO federated group Mukesh Lad shares tips on marketing your pharmacy, based on learnings from his own business

The importance of delivering a quality flu service

Mukesh Lad highlights the importance of delivering a quality flu vaccination service and shares tips to ensure your service is up to scratch

Optimise your income

Chairman of the LIPCO federated group Mukesh Lad shares some tips to maximise funding opportunities during testing times.

MUR masterclass

Chairman of the LIPCO federated group Mukesh Lad makes some suggestions for a more efficient delivery of medicines use reviews in his MUR masterclass.

Buying a pharmacy?

Key points to consider when buying a pharmacy business

Getting refits right

How to make your refit work for your pharmacy

Developing leadership skills

This CPD module explains why leadership is important and describes the attributes of a good leader

The National Living Wage - what you need to know

Pharmacy law practitioner Richard Hough explains what the new requirements of the National Living Wage will mean for pharmacy businesses

Understanding auto-enrolment

Richard Hough explains the implications of auto-enrolment for a pharmacy business

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