Learning

Juggling family life and pharmacy career

How can women and men fulfil their caring responsibilities and manage their pharmacy business? Deborah Evans explains…

A scan for all seasons

FMD is going to require pharmacists to overhaul their scanning processes but there’s no need to panic just yet, says Matthew Chapman.

What’s up with WhatsApp?

Saam Ali hails what he considers to be a real game changer for businesses.

Pharmacy Education Programme

This training offers new insights into the customers of today and explores how you and your team can adapt your sales approach to engage with customers in order to grow your business.

Ensuring your flu service goes viral

Saam Ali explores the different ways you can spread the word about your flu vaccination service.

Taking data into account

Staying on top of data is always a major challenge for a small business, but help is at hand, says Matthew Chapman.

It’s not all bad news...

October is National Cholesterol Month and presents a good opportunity to remind customers about the importance of this organic compound.

Wearing well

Saam Ali argues that digital medicine should be fully involved in everyday pharmacy practice.

Plain selling

In the second part of Richard Hough’s examination of the issues commonly encountered during pharmacy transactions, he focuses on the sales process.

Scanning a new horizon?

Love it or loathe it, the QR code is back and could bring some surprising new benefits.

Making the first move

Richard Hough offers a checklist for those thinking of taking the plunge to purchase.

Delivering the goods

Mobile app-based services could transform your delivery service, says Matthew Chapman.

Going it alone

How do you get your foot on the ownership ladder? Jassi Sunner, senior business agent – medical at Christie & Co, provides some pointers

Prep for flu success

Emma Charlesworth, head of marketing at Numark, outlines your eight-week marketing plan for a high profit flu season.

Be the game changer

Deborah Evans is on a mission to mentor women in pharmacy through a new Facebook group, which already boasts close to 6,000 members

Amazing AI

AI need not be the sole preserve of tech giants. Small businesses including pharmacies can benefit from it too, says Matthew Chapman.

Cash no longer king

The days of clunky point-of-sale terminals are over and significant advances in contactless and mobile technology is revolutionising old methods of doing business, finds Matthew Chapman.

Well, it’s a start...

New dispensing error legislation is a step forward in protecting pharmacists but is no panacea, says Richard Hough.

Sitting in judgement

Richard Hough considers the recent case of Dr Bawa-Garba and the Government’s review into the charge of gross negligence manslaughter.

Better safe than sorry

Cyber security is an increasingly vital consideration for any business but the impending implementation of GDPR should place it at the top of the agenda, says Matthew Chapman.

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