Career Development

Communicating for success: write right!

We all know the importance of communication, but it only works if you really work at communicating effectively. When we think about communication, we usually think about verbal skills, but effective writing is also a…


Pros and cons of specializing

Some chiropractors specialize; others do not. Some chiropractors in practice say specializing is “the only way to go,” while others say they believe in being generalists. What are the advantages and disadvantages of specializing? ADVANTAGES…


A startup story: Adrian Emm, DC

Adrian Emm’s career in chiropractic is a great example of the powers of chiropractic and a positive attitude. A 2006 graduate of Life West, Emm works with several American Indian tribes in central Nevada. A…


Time management

As a student, you have probably asked yourself, “Will I be a successful doctor of chiropractic?” Many factors affect how you achieve success and one of those is time management. As a student, your day…