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We’ve talked before about how to quickly hire new candidates for your practice when you’re in a pinch. We’ve discussed dental recruitment in general, and compared the third-party recruitment services available to you as a practice owner. This week, it’s time to take a look at the core of what constitutes a great long-term hiring… Read more »

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Are you ready to start your own practice? The thought is probably both scary and exciting. Maybe you’re a competent dentist with a few years of clinical work under your belt, and you feel like you’re ready to step up and run the show. Or perhaps you’re a savvy business person who recognises that dental practices… Read more »

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One of the best ways to ensure that you get the right staff for your dental practice is to make use of a third-party company to connect you with skilled and vetted dental professionals. Let’s face it, you simply don’t have time or inclination to manually advertise for and sift through candidates.  You want to… Read more »

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Dentistry used to be pretty stable on the technology front for many decades.  Mirror, pick, pliers…manual drill. Designs slowly evolved, but through the course of a dentist’s career, he or she (usually a “he” back then!) would basically make use of the same tools and procedures with very little variation. However, the confluence of electronic… Read more »

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So you’ve put in several years of tough graft, endured gruelling practical examinations, and slogged through plenty of nights burning the midnight oil, cramming your brain with facts about biology and dentistry. Now the journey is seemingly over, and you’re qualified – congratulations!  You’re ready to step into the world of professional dentistry. However, there… Read more »

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Interior design is a crucial factor in the ambience of an inside space. You’ve no doubt stepped foot in one or more poorly designed small businesses yourself – perhaps somewhere crampt, badly lit or uncomfortable. You likely have first-hand knowledge of how much design affects customer’s perceptions. As dental practitioners, we know that the atmosphere… Read more »

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After years of hard study and practice, you’re finally qualified and fully equipped to step into a professional role.  But… so are hundreds of other eager graduates.  So how do you set yourself apart from the pack and land your ideal job? Here are a few ways to get an all-important edge. Highlight Peripheral Skills… Read more »

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When business is booming for prolonged periods, the satisfaction is immense – it feels like you’ve finally got everything right in your practice, and you’ll naturally be proud of your achievements. Maybe you yourself thinking “Hey, we’ve made it work here… why not somewhere else?” It’s a tempting thought, and it’s worth seriously considering. But… Read more »

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As a dental practice owner or manager, you’re in the business of making people smile – literally of course, but also hopefully as a response to their experience in your care. A thriving dental practice is built on excellent service and an experience of safety, comfort, friendliness and care for its patients. Employee morale needs… Read more »