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  1. FPP Blog: The Process of Buying a Pharmacy

    15 November 2019

    The biggest decision in any ambitious pharmacist’s career will be the first pharmacy purchase. Not only is it the biggest investment decision they will make, bigger than the family home, but also is associated with the biggest debt and the…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Infrastructure, Resilience

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    FPP Blog: Issue 71: Preparing the next generation of pharmacy owners

    25 October 2019

    For those of us who are business owners, many remember that first time we ventured into the business world. Whilst we were all quite competent in our respective professions, the leap from professional to business owner is a big one.…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation, Leadership

  3. Trust is key to pain discussions

    22 July 2019

    Pharmacist Peggy Zhu is an advocate for the Chronic Pain MedsCheck Trial and points to the trust between patient and pharmacist as a key to its success.Ms Zhu, from Emerald Plaza Pharmacy in Queensland, said establishing this trust was a…

    National | Blog Post | Capability

  4. Upskilling and studying - Pharmacy Assistant of the Year

    20 May 2019

    By Alice Vanderpol, 2018 Pharmacy Assistant of the Year.The S word…Some people (like me) have an appetite for study; the more knowledge and information we absorb, the happier we are. On the other hand, some people quiver at their knees…

    National | Blog Post | Training, Leadership

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    FPP Blog: Issue 69: Tax Planning Strategies

    9 May 2019

    In today’s era of taxation law, the days of a “once a year” tax planning strategy are long gone. It’s a year-round strategy that you must be aware of and communicate regularly with your accountant on. However, with another financial…

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation

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    FPP Blog: Issue 67: Family Trusts

    28 March 2019

    By far the most common legal structure used by most small businesses, and certainly since October 2010 in pharmacy land, are Family Trusts. While they offer a lot of benefits, particularly regarding income distributions and tax efficiency, they are very…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Innovation

  7. FPP Blog: Issue 66: Lease vs License

    14 March 2019

    If you have any questions about your lease or want to know more, The Guild WA is hosting a Rental & Leasing Information event with industry experts on April 2nd, 2019.Click here to learn more about the event and register…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Innovation

  8. IPSF Student Exchange Programme (SEP) Host Guidelines for Community Pharmacy

    18 January 2019

    In all countries, community pharmacy placements are an integral component of the pharmacy curriculum as it provides opportunities for students to experience authentic practice, and to develop their knowledge and skills through engagement with their environment (Egan & Jaye, 2009),…

    National, QLD | Blog Post | Training

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    FPP Blog: Issue 63: Getting Ready for KPI Monitoring

    10 January 2019

    In keeping with the saying ‘good decisions come from good data’, this blog will focus on the first considerations in preparing your pharmacy for accurate monitoring of its financial performance.

    WA | Blog Post | Training, Business Administration, Innovation, Leadership, Clinical

  10. FPP Blog: Issue 62: Predictions In Retail Trends For 2019

    3 January 2019

    This holiday season in WA has proved to be quite successful for those in the retail industry, as generally most retailers were able to enjoy a successful Christmas period. Increases in December retail sales have been reported, and the rise…

    WA | Blog Post | Capability, Business Administration, Marketing, Innovation, Resilience

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