In this episode, I talk with Angela DeMaree, DVM of PAWS Consulting. She retired as a MAJ in the US Army Reserves where she learned so much about leadership. In addition to her leadership experiences as a veterinarian and veteran, she holds a Master of Public Health from the University of Southern California's Keck School of Medicine in biostatistics and epidemiology and is a Certified High Performance Coach.
How her mom inspired her to overcome obstacles and was a source of inspiration
How failures can inspire success, and how long it takes to be an overnight successes
Learning > Failure and how to frame working towards big goals
Her big core values: Bold Leadership, Innovation, Selfless Service, and Adventure
How she sees the veterinary profession as the most innovative and intellectual professions out there (biased of course)
What is PAWS Consulting
Her veterinary medicine story and journey from Equine Sports Medicine to working for AVMA in D.C. to finally working on the regulatory side in Indiana.
Why she doesn’t think the theme of young veterinarians don’t want to own is true
How sharing and collaboration can help solve some of the biggest issues in vet med
Aligning values with goals and dreams
Why she started her podcast
The three main concerns of veterinarians she heard were: work/life balance, career transitions, and personal finance
You are the only one that has to want the dreams and goals in your life, don’t make them about someone else’s vision
Be sure to listen to the end as she offers a free strategy session offer to all listeners
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