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Dietitian Boss is a podcast created by Libby Rothschild registered dietitian and founder of Dietitian Boss.

This show is meant to inspire you to start and grow your private practice leveraging the power of social media. The Dietitian Boss method is a trademarked program created specifically for dietitians and by a dietitian. our team supports all your questions related to starting growing and scaling a private practice (before you feel ready). School doesn't teach us business skills and with our business we are the number 1 platform for dietitians to learn now. Our mission includes disrupting the field of dietetics by creating more private practice operators.

No more waiting! Listen, subscribe, and take action today! The stories shared are from your colleagues and Team Dietitian Boss who started from 0, just like you.

Dietitian Boss with Libby Rothschild Libby Rothschild

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Dietitian Boss is a podcast created by Libby Rothschild registered dietitian and founder of Dietitian Boss.

This show is meant to inspire you to start and grow your private practice leveraging the power of social media. The Dietitian Boss method is a trademarked program created specifically for dietitians and by a dietitian. our team supports all your questions related to starting growing and scaling a private practice (before you feel ready). School doesn't teach us business skills and with our business we are the number 1 platform for dietitians to learn now. Our mission includes disrupting the field of dietetics by creating more private practice operators.

No more waiting! Listen, subscribe, and take action today! The stories shared are from your colleagues and Team Dietitian Boss who started from 0, just like you.

    Legal Compliance: What is Liability Insurance for a Virtual Dietitian?

    Legal Compliance: What is Liability Insurance for a Virtual Dietitian?

    Hey there! I'm Libby Rothschild, and I'm thrilled to welcome you to another episode of the Dietitian Boss podcast. Join me as I share invaluable insights and practical advice for registered dietitians who are eager to grow their businesses. With over 200 client interviews under our belt, we dive into crucial topics like legal compliance and liability insurance.

    Throughout this episode, I'll walk you through actionable steps for setting up a legal entity and obtaining liability insurance, ensuring you're equipped to navigate the business side of dietetics with confidence. We'll explore the importance of staying legally compliant, especially in the virtual space, and I'll provide tips for understanding your legal obligations and protecting your practice against potential lawsuits.

    What you’ll learn from this episode:


    Learn how to grow your business as a registered dietitian and create flexibility and freedom in your life.
    Gain insights into the highs and lows of entrepreneurship.
    Discover the importance of legal compliance and liability insurance for virtual dietitians.
    Understand the steps needed to become legally legit, including setting up a legal entity and obtaining liability insurance.
    Explore examples of coverage provided by liability insurance and its significance in protecting against lawsuits.
    Determine the cost of liability insurance based on business nature and perceived risks, with basic plans starting at around $50 per month.
    Learn how to evaluate and update your insurance plan regularly, especially with any changes in your business.
    Understand the importance of liability insurance for safeguarding your business assets and ensuring peace of mind in daily operations.

    Connect with Libby:


    Instagram: @libbyrothschild | @dietitianboss 
    YouTube: Dietitian Boss

    Are you ready to get support? Team Dietitian Boss offers support to help you start, grow and scale your private practice. Book a call to learn more about what options we offer to help you based on your stage of business.

    Join our membership The Library HERE

    Want to learn how to create passive income? Download our free 5 steps guide here.

    Download our free guide Freebie 1st hire.

     Download our free guide Quit your clinical job.

    Want to hear client success stories? Review here.

    • 6 min
    Is Becoming a Dietitian Worth it

    Is Becoming a Dietitian Worth it

    In this episode, Libby Rothschild, creator of Dietitian Boss, share my experiences and insights into building a successful business as a registered dietitian. I discuss the challenges we face, such as low pay and lack of respect in clinical settings, and how these motivated me to pursue entrepreneurship. Through my own journey, I discovered the rewards of creating a private practice aligned with my philosophy. I offer practical tips and encouragement for fellow dietitians looking to start or scale their own businesses, emphasizing the importance of perseverance and dedication. Join me on this empowering journey to unlock the flexibility, financial independence, and fulfillment that entrepreneurship offers in the field of dietetics.

    What you’ll learn from this episode:


    Challenges in the profession include low pay, lack of respect, and limited career options.
    Clinical dietitians often face boredom, judgment, and dissatisfaction with their roles.
    Private practice allows dietitians to align with their philosophy and create rewarding careers.
    Overcoming barriers to entrepreneurship requires dedication, education, and perseverance.

    Connect with Libby:


    Instagram: @libbyrothschild | @dietitianboss 


    YouTube: Dietitian Boss


    Checkout Practice Better here:https://practicebetter.grsm.io/dietitianbosspodcast
    Use code: DIETITIANBOSS20 to get started on Practice Better with 20% off any paid plan (eligible to those joining a paid Practice Better plan for the first time).

    Are you ready to get support? Team Dietitian Boss offers support to help you start, grow and scale your private practice. Book a call to learn more about what options we offer to help you based on your stage of business.

    Join our membership The Library HERE

    Want to learn how to create passive income? Download our free 5 steps guide here.

    Download our free guide Freebie 1st hire.

    Download our free guide Quit your clinical job.

    Want to hear client success stories? Review here.

    • 15 min
    How to Minimize Time on Scheduling and Billing with Abigail Keeso

    How to Minimize Time on Scheduling and Billing with Abigail Keeso

    Join us as we dive into the essential strategies for growing your business as a registered dietitian. If you're seeking flexibility and freedom in your career, this episode is packed with insights on effective time management, scheduling, and billing practices. Libby Rothschild, founder of Dietitian Boss and Abigail Keeso, Practice Better’s Chief Growth Officer and co-founder of That Clean Life, discusses the highs and lows of business growth, featuring over 200 client interviews that share their journeys and successes. 

    BIO:

    Abigail Keeso is Practice Better’s Chief Growth Officer and co-founder of That Clean Life. While working at a pediatric hospital as a registered nurse, Abigail started healthy eating challenges and curating meal plans for fellow nurses during long shifts. This quickly caught fire, turning into a passion project that eventually became That Clean Life, a nutrition planning tool designed specifically for health and wellness professionals. That Clean Life was acquired by Practice Better last year.

    What you’ll learn from this episode:


    Importance of scheduling and billing for dietitians in private practice.
    High-level explanation of scheduling (patient booking) and billing (getting paid).
    Challenges dietitians face with scheduling and billing and potential solutions.
    Importance of time management for dietitians, especially in private practice.
    Tips for effective time management, such as using to-do lists and organizing days with tools like Trello.
    Benefits of time blocking and setting up a calendar that works for practitioners.
    The significance of providing a great client experience to grow your business.
    Breakdown of client experience, including initial interactions, intake process, ease of scheduling and billing, and overall service delivery.
    The role of feedback in improving client experience and attracting more clients.
    Recommendations for using EHR (Electronic Health Records) like Practice Better to streamline administrative tasks.
    Advice on creating and using programs or courses to save time and generate additional revenue.
    Importance of prioritizing tasks that move the needle and maintaining motivation as an entrepreneur.
    The value of having a support group or accountability partner for success.

    Connect with Abigail:


    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/abigailkeeso/ 
    Twitter / X: https://twitter.com/abigailkeeso 
    Substack: https://abigailkeeso.substack.com/ 
    LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/abigailkeeso

    Connect with Libby:


    Instagram: @libbyrothschild | @dietitianboss 


    YouTube: Dietitian Boss


    Checkout Practice Better here:https://practicebetter.grsm.io/dietitianbosspodcast
    Use code: DIETITIANBOSS20 to get started on Practice Better with 20% off any paid plan (eligible to those joining a paid Practice Better plan for the first time).

    Are you ready to get support? Team Dietitian Boss offers support to help you start, grow and scale your private practice. Book a call to learn more about what options we offer to help you based on your stage of business.

    Join our membership The Library HERE

    Want to learn how to create passive income? Download our free 5 steps guide here.

    Download our free guide Freebie 1st hire.

    Download our free guide Start your private practice.

    Download our free guide Quit your clinical job.

    Want to hear client success stories? Review here.

    • 21 min
    How to Start a Dietitian Private Practice

    How to Start a Dietitian Private Practice

    In this episode, I, Libby Rothschild, share my journey from the confines of a clinical office to empowering dietitians to build their private practices. With almost four years spent in a dimly lit, windowless room, I yearned for work that truly mattered. Thus, I created a program that guides dietitians in establishing their own practices from scratch. Drawing from my experience of juggling a private practice with a full-time job, I offer insights into building relationships, effective marketing, and sales strategies. In each episode, I delve into key topics like market research, identifying ideal clients, and crafting unique selling propositions, guiding aspiring dietitian entrepreneurs towards success in the ever-evolving landscape of nutrition entrepreneurship. Join me on the Dietitian Boss podcast, where we embark on an empowering journey of entrepreneurship in the world of nutrition.

    What you’ll learn from this episode:



    Understanding the benefits of starting a dietitian private practice



    Researching the market and ideal client



    Learning from successful dietitian businesses



    Identifying your Unique Selling Proposition (USP)



    Attracting clients through referrals



    Considering coaching for growth



    Connect with Libby:


    Instagram: @libbyrothschild | @dietitianboss 


    YouTube: Dietitian Boss


    Checkout Practice Better here:https://practicebetter.grsm.io/dietitianbosspodcast
    Use code: DIETITIANBOSS20 to get started on Practice Better with 20% off any paid plan (eligible to those joining a paid Practice Better plan for the first time).

    Are you ready to get support? Team Dietitian Boss offers support to help you start, grow and scale your private practice. Book a call to learn more about what options we offer to help you based on your stage of business.

    Join our membership The Library HERE

    Want to learn how to create passive income? Download our free 5 steps guide here.

    Download our free guide Freebie 1st hire.

    Download our free guide Start your private practice.

    Download our free guide Quit your clinical job.

    Want to hear client success stories? Review here.

    • 12 min
    Sales Strategies for Dietitians: How to Sell Your Services and Grow Your Business

    Sales Strategies for Dietitians: How to Sell Your Services and Grow Your Business

    In this episode of the Dietitian Boss podcast, host Libby Rothschild, creator of Dietitian Boss, and Dietitian Boss coach Heather discuss sales strategies for dietitians. They emphasize the importance of defining your ideal client, developing a compelling value proposition, and establishing a relationship-building process. They provide practical tips and mindset shifts to overcome challenges in sales and building client relationships. Throughout the discussion, they encourage a service-oriented approach and offer resources available through the Dietitian Boss program.

    What you’ll learn from this episode:


    Creating a program to empower dietitians and nutritionists to start their own private practice.
    Learning about building relationships, marketing, and sales.
    Understanding the importance of prioritizing sales and sales strategies for business growth.
    Defining your ideal client and understanding their demographics, goals, challenges, and desired outcomes.
    Developing a compelling value proposition by identifying the problem, solution, and outcome for your clients.
    Establishing a relationship-building process to genuinely connect with potential clients, offer support, and provide valuable content.
    Overcoming mindset barriers related to rejection and maintaining a service-oriented approach in sales interactions.
    Utilizing tools like the DM framework to track and improve engagement with potential clients.

    Connect with Libby:


    Instagram: @libbyrothschild | @dietitianboss 


    YouTube: Dietitian Boss


    Checkout Practice Better here:https://practicebetter.grsm.io/dietitianbosspodcast
    Use code: DIETITIANBOSS20 to get started on Practice Better with 20% off any paid plan (eligible to those joining a paid Practice Better plan for the first time).

    Are you ready to get support? Team Dietitian Boss offers support to help you start, grow and scale your private practice. Book a call to learn more about what options we offer to help you based on your stage of business.

    Join our membership The Library HERE

    Want to learn how to create passive income? Download our free 5 steps guide here.

    Download our free guide Freebie 1st hire.

    Download our free guide Start your private practice.

    Download our free guide Quit your clinical job.

    Want to hear client success stories? Review here.

    • 21 min
    The 6 Best Dietitian Apps to Use With Clients

    The 6 Best Dietitian Apps to Use With Clients

    Welcome to the Dietitian Boss podcast! Join me, Libby Rothschild, creator of Dietitian Boss, as I share insights on building your private practice. Today, I'm diving into the six best dietitian apps for client success. From meal planning with Eat Love to managing finances with QuickBooks, we've got you covered. Plus, learn how Canva can enhance your social media presence. Tune in and elevate your practice!

    What you’ll learn from this episode:


    Creating a private practice using a proprietary system
    Building relationships, marketing, and sales strategies
    Recommended dietitian apps for private practice
    Benefits of using specific tools for logistical and administrative tasks
    Overview and features of EatLove meal planning tool
    Introduction to Practice Better as an electronic medical record system
    Using MyPlate for dietary guidance and personalized meal plans
    Utilizing Canva for creating graphics and digital assets
    Managing finances using QuickBooks or alternative tools like Wave
    Considerations for making business decisions based on financial data
    Importance of using tools like ChatGPT for client interaction and content creation

    Connect with Libby:


    Instagram: @libbyrothschild | @dietitianboss 


    YouTube: Dietitian Boss


    Checkout Practice Better here:https://practicebetter.grsm.io/dietitianbosspodcast
    Use code: DIETITIANBOSS20 to get started on Practice Better with 20% off any paid plan (eligible to those joining a paid Practice Better plan for the first time).

    Are you ready to get support? Team Dietitian Boss offers support to help you start, grow and scale your private practice. Book a call to learn more about what options we offer to help you based on your stage of business.

    Join our membership The Library HERE

    Want to learn how to create passive income? Download our free 5 steps guide here.

    Download our free guide Freebie 1st hire.

    Download our free guide Quit your clinical job.

    Want to hear client success stories? Review here.

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
91 Ratings

91 Ratings

dranjalidc ,

So good!

I love how Libby inspires other dietitians to start their own practice. Her advice is not only applicable but makes sense for any business — I know I have learned so much from Libby!

Meg- GroundedNourishment ,

Love this pod!!

If you want to start your own private practice; it are a new RD looking for inspo, LIBBY IS YOUR GIRL! His podcast should be on your weekly rotation!

germanandboxer ,

I love, love this podcast

I am a dietitian and a business owner. The Dietitian Boss Podcast has been an amazing add to my daily listening. I have actually been binging on the episodes. I get so motivated and excited to learn about other RD entrepreneurs and how successful they are. Thank you for all the amazing info and education.

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