#89 Ten Habits Guaranteed To Increase Your Profitability

Have you ever wondered how can some people be so ridiculously productive?

It’s seems nearly impossible that they can accomplish all they do in such short time frames and still be happy, energized and excited to tackle more.

That was until I met Dr. Mike Gibson.

In the beginning I thought he was more alien than entrepreneur but once he revealed his secret ways and took me under his wing like a young Padawan…it all became clear.

It wasn’t a trick, there were no smoke and mirrors. In fact, I was kind of sad it was a simple system built on principles and habits that when applied consistently, yielded NASA level results.

It was sad for me because I realized Mike didn’t have special powers and my lack of success in the realm of productivity was, well, my own darn fault.

Fast forward 5 years later and I’m happy to say that more than any other area of growth, focusing on my productivity has, without exaggeration, revolutionized my life.

This includes more profitability, happiness and impact.

On today’s episode of Life By Design For Chiropractors, Mike and I cover our top 10 productivity habits. Read More

#83 Flipping the Switch From Good to Great with Dr. Steven Gall

I’ve known Dr. Steven Gall for close to 10 years.

I’ve personally witnessed and had a ring side seat for many of the challenges, frustrations, hesitations, failures and now, I’m beyond ecstatic to say… successes, that Steven has experienced over his career.

In so many ways, he is the avatar for the majority of good chiropractors who in their mind want to practice in a 3rd paradigm model, but struggle to make it a successful reality.

You know deep down your practice could be better, much better.

You know “some” of the tools and tactics to make it happen.

You even have the willingness to work hard.

But you keep getting in your own way.

Sound familiar?

On today’s episode of Life By Design For Chiropractors we meet with Dr. Steven Gall from Lindenridge Family Chiropractic in Winnipeg, Canada.

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#81 12 Things You Must Do To Make 2019 Great

The new year is right around the corner and it’s approaching fast!

As much as you’re probably tired and excited for an extended break (I sure hope you’re taking one), this is not the time to just shut down and shut off.

I’m not saying you can’t take that path but come January, you’ll wish you didn’t.

The new year is an incredible time for growth, with boundless opportunity and excitement. If you don’t use at least some of your free time wisely and plan ahead, you’ll be playing catch up from the start…again! 🙂

As with any extended pause, we can finally free some space in our mind to create and it’s this cyclical process of reflection, contemplation and only then, planning, that yields extraordinary results.

On this Life By Design For Chiropractors podcast we share 12 things you must do to make this upcoming year great.

It’s a mix of actions we’ve already been doing with some ideas we have yet to implement ourselves but think are wonderful concepts to put in play as soon as possible. Read More

#79 Are More New Patients Worth Risking Your License & Reputation?


If you’re a Canadian chiropractor, you likely know about the recent hit piece regarding chiropractic in the Globe and Mail.

It’s just one of many over the past couple decades and it definitely won’t be the last.

What that means to us at Life By Design For Chiropractors, is that lessons can be learned from these articles…lessons that can help us design our practice approach in ways that deliver the impeccable level of care we imagine and keep us from risky behaviour all at the same time.

These are not mutually exclusive ideas.

Many chiropractors think that to see enough new patients we need to litter social media with ads and offers for low price examinations or other hooks to lure potential prospects close enough to snatch them up!

On one hand proponents would say “but they work!” and while I’d agree, I would also add in the caveat… “but at what expense?”

Is a stream of new prospects worth the risk of losing your license? Your reputation?

In this episode of Life By Design For Chiropractors we explore the article’s tenants and tease out which are completely false and which ones we could actually learn a thing or two about in order to protect us in the future. Read More