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Episode 60

Published on:

1st Nov 2020

#60 Blake Root - Collaboration brings success in veterinary medicine

In this episode, I'm joined by 2nd year veterinary medicine student Blake Root. Blake hosts the "Tails from Vet School" podcast, attends the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is the President of the local SAVMA chapter. Blake shares his journey to get to Wisconsin and his "why" for veterinary medicine. Blake has an exceptional take on the state of veterinary medicine and how the community can be successful in the future. We discuss the following:

  • The origin and inspiration of your podcast "Tails from Vet School"?
  • How networking has helped him grow as a professional
  • What started your desire to want to go to vet school? 
  • How Iowa State shaped his ultimate decision to go to vet school?
  • What's been the biggest surprise since starting veterinary school at UW?
  • What has you excited about today and where you are?
  • Long term, what aspirations do you have, and what's success look like?
  • His soapbox topic.

Tails from Vet School




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The Veterinarian Success Podcast
Welcome to the Veterinarian Success Podcast where you go in-depth with a veterinarian specific financial planner Isaiah Douglass, MBA, CFP® to hear stories, opinions, and leading information about the world of veterinarian medicine from industry professionals. The podcast covers topics relating to the clinical, business, financial, and personal side of to help encourage, promote, and advocate for a healthy and happy standard of care for veterinarians, their families, their staff, and their businesses.

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Isaiah Douglass, MBA, CFP®, CEPA

I am a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and a Fee-Only advisor. I left a large national firm to found a solo financial planning firm in 2018 to pursue a planning approach dedicated to identifying ways to grow the net worth of veterinarians and dentists. In the summer of 2020, I merged with another financial advisor and became a partner in Vincere Wealth Management.

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