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One Week at a Time: How PTs Can Achieve Big Goals by Thinking Small

Learn how private practice physical therapy owners can achieve their year-long goals and 90-day sprints by pinpointing one key “to-do” each week.

Jamey Schrier
5 min read
January 30, 2015
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In this third video of a three-part series, PT and entrepreneurial consultant Jamey Schrier explains how private practice physical therapy owners can achieve their year-long goals and 90-day sprints by pinpointing one key “to-do” each week. Want to know more? Watch the video or read on for Jamey’s description:

What is the number-one thing you should be doing next week to grow your practice?

If you’re unsure as to what your top priority is over the coming weeks—or if you’re overwhelmed by the number of items on your to-do list—then this video is a must-watch!

In my third video on successful goal setting, I help you break down your ambitious year-long goals into simple one-week tasks. After you watch the video, you’ll be well on your way to achieving big things in 2015.

That concludes my three-part video series. Now, you have the three, easy steps to achieving your goals:

  1. Establish a year-long vision or goal.
  2. Divide that goal into manageable chunks (i.e., 90-day sprints).
  3. Achieve everything through weekly to-dos.

Remember, goals are nothing more than specific tasks done consistently in line with your ultimate vision. You now have a method and a plan for achieving all of your goals in 2015!

About the Author

Jamey Schrier, PT, DPT, provides business coaching services to private practice owners. Jamey has been a PT business owner himself since 1998, so he has plenty of experience in dealing with the challenges that every owner faces: generating more new patients, overseeing financials, managing staff, and handling the stress of juggling many different roles.

Before automating his practice using systems and grade-A staff, Jamey was working 60-plus hours a week, missing his kids’ events, and worrying about pulling in enough money to make ends meet. The stress kept building, which caused his confidence to plummet. Nowadays, Jamey uses his 13-plus years of PT experience and vast business knowledge to provide one-of-kind courses that show practitioners how to double patient volume and increase take-home pay by 50%—all in less than six months.

You can learn more about Jamey at


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