• You're Fired When to Let an Employee Go

When to Fire an Employee

December 26th, 2019|0 Comments

"You're Fired": When to Let an Employee Go Unfortunately, we know that not every staff member is a true team member for life and as a practice owner you will [...]

How to Plan Your Exit Strategy

June 25th, 2018|0 Comments

Obviously, we all know that it's not easy to own a business or practice. However, learning how to plan an exit strategy for your cosmetic medical or dental practice or [...]

  • How to Negotiate

How to Negotiate

May 7th, 2018|0 Comments

We all love money! We especially like money when it comes to spending the least amount possible. One of the ways you can save money on items or devices for [...]

How to Plan Strategically

May 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Reaching goals can be hard for anyone. In particular, the amount of effort it takes to reach certain goals can be very hard. In the medical field, we have found [...]

  • How to Upgrade on a Budget

How to Upgrade on a Budget

April 23rd, 2018|0 Comments

Inspired by one of our latest articles (Click here to read more from DERMASCOPE magazine, "The Business Breakdown: Small Budget Upgrades"), this blog post focuses on how to upgrade your medical [...]

  • Tax

Two Everyday Tax-Favored Assets

January 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

Like every physician we have ever worked with, including many in aesthetic medicine, you likely want to reduce your taxes as much as legally permissible.  While most physicians, in our [...]

  • How To Hire A New Spa Consultant

How To Hire A New Spa Consultant

December 12th, 2017|Comments Off on How To Hire A New Spa Consultant

Generally speaking, it may be time to actually consider hiring a medical practice consultant. This would depend on where you are within your spa and what your needs are. You [...]

How To Upgrade To A Medical Spa

December 7th, 2017|0 Comments

The more rules and regulations continue to change in medicine, the more medical practices of a variety of specialties are looking into opening medical spas. In addition, as day spas [...]

How To Prep For Tax Season

November 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Tax season has arrived! You’ve got all your receipts lined up for both your personal and business expenses.  But now, you need a good tax professional to assist you in this [...]

  • How to Save Money

How To Save Money

November 24th, 2017|0 Comments

As part of any practice, there’s a price for any and everything. Today, we are going to talk about how to save money in your medical practice. It could be [...]

How To Be Grateful

November 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Cheers!  The holiday season is upon us, and it’s been another great year for your aesthetic or medical practice. Your clients and patients are happy and raving about your amazing [...]

How To Be A Strong Leader

October 31st, 2017|0 Comments

As the medical director, practice administrator, or consultant of a cosmetic or aesthetic medical practice, plastic surgery center or medical spa, leadership is one of the most important qualities to [...]

How to Price Your New Procedure

October 20th, 2017|0 Comments

You've had your eye on the brand new injectable, microdermabrasion machine, laser or RF device.  Maybe you've saved long and hard, or maybe you've financed it (only after doing your [...]

  • How to Start a Medical Practice

How to Start a Medical Practice

October 13th, 2017|0 Comments

When it comes to opening an aesthetic medical practice, there’s a lot to take in. Between figuring out how to pick your office space, how to scout your competition, and [...]

  • How to Market to Men

How to Market to Men

September 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Clearly, we understand that making the transition in your marketing is going to take some effort. Marketing to men can be quite a challenge. Especially, when you’re used to filling [...]

How to Create a Business Plan

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments

We've seen it time and time again: as it comes time to create either your business plan or your long-term strategic plan, you don't know where to start.  While the [...]

How To Negotiate

August 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Negotiations are the wheels that keep the American economy working. In today’s world, everything is negotiable, and still, at times, you may not know where to start. Let’s talk about [...]

How to Market Your Online Store

August 11th, 2017|0 Comments

You’ve done it. You’ve decided to launch your new online store with your merchandise, skincare line, and all of the services your clients and patients have been asking for. Now [...]

How to Work with Family in Your Business

August 4th, 2017|0 Comments

As a family-owned and operated business, we're a proud father-daughter duo.  Jay Shorr and Mara Shorr understand the opportunities (and challenges) associated with working with family. We've seen everything from [...]

To GroupOn Or Not?

July 25th, 2017|0 Comments

Groupon. The craze that swept the nation. With so many businesses using Groupon as a marketing strategy, it can appear to be a lucrative strategy to increase traffic in your [...]

  • Technology in your business

How To Put Your Technology To Use

June 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

In today’s world, technology rules everything. You’re in constant contact with family and friends regardless of locations and time difference. You utilize technology in your personal life on a regular [...]

How To Successfully Grow Your Team

June 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Business is booming and the pressure is on. By now, you know it’s time to add another provider to your team. Maybe it’s another physician, surgeon, aesthetician, nurse or physicians [...]

How To Purchase A Laser

June 16th, 2017|0 Comments

That dear old friend: Mr. Laser. It was the brand new, innovative, top-of-the-line piece of equipment to hit the market when you first bought it. Whether you bought it for [...]

  • Non-Medical Division

Cut Your Patient Financing Costs

April 12th, 2017|0 Comments

At Shorr Solutions, we offer a variety of different programs that help our clients improve their efficiency and reduce their expenses.  From our credit card processing program to our text [...]

  • Marketing Tips

Building a Business Plan

April 10th, 2017|0 Comments

New doctors and business owners ask us questions all the time about how to build a business plan. Some of these questions are: What should they include?  Why do they need [...]

  • Medical Workplace Safety

Safety in the Medical Workplace

March 28th, 2017|0 Comments

First, Let's start this blog post with some background information. Indeed, Our founder, Jay Shorr started his career in medicine as a paramedic in Pennsylvania. Jay left the field for [...]

  • Remembering Janee at Shorr Solutions

Remembering Janee

March 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Often, the voice you're hearing in our blogs belongs to me, Mara Shorr. I’m not only the vice president of marketing and business development, but Jay Shorr's daughter. Jay is [...]

  • Negotiating Tips

Top 3 Negotiating Tips

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

We find that many of our clients have fallen into a common trap which is a poorly negotiated contract. A poorly negotiated deal will work against you whether it’s a [...]

  • Proper Employee Selection

Proper Employee Selection

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Let's be honest: Choosing the right employees for your practice can make or break your business. After all, your receptionist is the first face and voice your patients see when [...]

  • Credentialing The Doctor

Credentialing The Doctor

March 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

I’m going to admit it: Earlier this month, Shorr Solutions made the same mistake that we see many of our clients make. In just a few short weeks, I (Mara [...]

  • Tips for Business Travel

5 Tips For Business Travel

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

As you know by now, Jay Shorr and I travel on a regular basis.  Whether it’s to visit with our national clients or speak at national conferences, we could be [...]