Technology & Social Media

Here we focus on all things IT- technology, social media & more.

10 Steps to Setting up a Thriving Nutrition Practice

Now that you’ve named your practice, what’s next?  This is where the challenging part begins.  There are several steps involved. Step 1- Register Your Business Depending on your selected business structure (read our blog for more info), you may need to file business registration.  We recommend consulting an accountant to obtain the right legal protocol […]

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Low Cost Marketing for Your Practice

When you are working to establish your practice’s presence online, it can be easy to assume the best way to promote your services is to use paid advertising on platforms like Facebook. But there are actually many different ways to market your practice for little cost. Webinar Hosting a webinar is a free way to […]

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Four Easy Steps to Setting-up a Website for Your Practice

Creating a website for your practice is like setting up a virtual office for clients to visit.  While visiting your website, prospective clients can learn more information about your approach to nutrition and how to schedule appointments. However, many dietitians struggle to balance the administrative aspects of their business and their work with clients. How […]

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How to Create Engaging Social Media Content Fast!

In our connected world, many private practice dietitians depend on social media platforms like Facebook or Twitter to reconnect with existing clients and locate new ones. When you’re time poor and running a busy practice, there are often not enough hours in the day to find engaging content for your social media feeds. The process […]

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How Choose to the Right HIPAA Compliant Email Provider For Your Private Practice

Kalix’s Messaging functionality allows you to securely communicate clients and contacts. But, when choosing your practice’s email provider, HIPAA Compliance must be at the top of your checklist for requirements.

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Using Technology to Manage Your Practice Part 2

I will look at example solutions that can assist with the management of a private practice. If you are looking to implementing a new technology or solution, investigate and evaluate the different options available first to make sure they meet your specific requirements. The clever use of technology can make the difference between having an effective and profitable practice and running one that isn’t…Technology can assist a practice to become more efficient, through automation and the removal of unprofitable and wasted time. But remember, use technology smartly.

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Using Technology to Manage Your Practice Part 1

Technology can help us to work smarter, and more efficiently, avoiding duplication, and wasted time. However, it is important that you choose technology smartly. You do not want to use technology, whether it is the latest mobile device or cloud based software solution, just because it is new or ‘trendy’. You need to examine the tasks you are looking at improving, whether it’s emailing marketing or scheduling clients’ appointments and consider whether the solution will actually make a difference. For example, if I only drive around my local area and I know my local area quite well, then purchasing a GPS may not be a prudent investment….

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How secure are your passwords?

Do you use any of these passwords? If the answer is yes, your computer could be hacked almost instantly. This post is by Felix Jorkowski- Co-founder of Kalix and Head Software Engineer From time to time, there are stories in the media about hacker attacks on websites or computer networks. You may remember last year, the computer […]

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