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Chiropractor & Lifestyle Practice Builders Podcast Host Haley Day, DC talks about what you can be doing during chiropractic school to ensure success after chiropractic graduation. She also goes in-depth about the 2 choices you have and the 5 main options you could pursue after graduation.


What’s your Plan?

What should you do after graduation? This is our topic for today! Hopefully you aren’t waiting until you graduate, pass part 4 boards, and get your license to figure this out! Whether you just started school or you’re nearing the end, thinking about what you’ll do after you graduate should be something that you’re continually thinking about. First I’m going to talk about what you should be doing your first few years in school, then I’ll talk about what you should be doing your last year in school, and then we’ll get to the options you have after you graduate. I also have a couple questions from you all that I’m going to answer, so stay tuned to the end to learn a lot! This is a big podcast, lots of information in the hopes of helping you all have some aha moments. So sit back, relax and let’s talk about your possible future.

While You’re in Chiropractic School

While you’re in school these are the things you should be doing: You could even start these if you’ve stumbled upon this podcast before you start school.

  • Shadow doctors – hone in on your practice focus, what do you really love about chiropractic?
    • Around school
    • Around home when you go back for breaks
    • Near vacation spots
    • In other locations with Chiropractors you’ve met, doing the type of work you’re interested in
  • Work in an office – see how offices operate learn what you want and what you don’t want to do
  • Meet mentors – can help guide you 
  • Visit locations you’re interested in and build relationships in those communities
  • Get smart about money – build up savings. Download our Savings Checklist & Budget Worksheet
  • Be serious, start adulting, start creating the habits you’ll need to succeed. 
    • Work ethic
    • Good personal habits
    • Daily routine
    • Self growth

 Your Last Year in Chiropractic School

During your last year in school, you’ll need to start working on a plan for after graduation, because by the time you’re 3 months out from graduating you need to know what you’re going to do! Today, I’ll talk about the 2 choices you have and the 5 most popular options in hopes of helping you narrow down what’s right for you. It’s important that you listen to the different reasons we discuss in this episode, because there might be things you haven’t thought about, and some red flags that should steer you clear of making a mistake.

If you are a chiropractic student, chiropractic associate, or practicing chiropractor looking to grow a practice then this is a must listen episode from Lifestyle Practice Builders.

We’re creating the resources we wish we had when we first started! Hang out with us, download the resources, and make a plan! We can’t wait to get to know you and help you make some of those tough decisions. Your success is our goal!

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