Are job seekers not applying to your job? Here’s how to fix it.

Posted August 23, 2019

You’re offering a job, so why aren’t you getting applications? You need to figure out why you people are not applying to your ad or showing up to interviews. It is likely a combination of things: You are in competition with many other hiring dental offices. You have to offer something they want. Does your ad […]

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Cosmetic dentistry is on the rise

Cosmetic Dentistry: On the Rise

Posted August 16, 2019

Cosmetic dentistry popularity is on the rise again. In fact, according to the results of a recent survey from the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), 96 percent of U.S. laborers feel a beautiful smile is very or somewhat important to your appearance. Psychology experts also suggest that nice smiles create trust, reduce stress, and helps us live a […]

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Hiring temps is helpful around holidays

Labor Day. There’s a Temp for that…

Posted August 16, 2019

tick, tick, tick… Pop quiz for employers, when’s the next time you have a team member going away on vacation? Looking at the calendar, it’s probably Labor Day. You aren’t alone. Roughly 25% of Americans plan to be out of town for Labor Day.  Check-in with your staff  Always the first Monday in September, almost every […]

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How to tell if an employee or coworker is going to quit

Is a Valued Team Member About to Make a Move? How to Recognize the Signs and Steps You Can Take.

Posted August 07, 2019

Something feels different in the office. It’s hard to describe. The patients are happy, no complaints. The schedule is full, revenue is strong. Internal conflicts among staff are at a minimum. In fact, things are working so well that you’re answering fewer staff questions and requests. These are the situations we all work hard to […]

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5 Takeaways from the 2019 RDH Under One Roof Conference

Posted August 06, 2019

We’re back from another incredible RDH Under One Roof event! This year, we traveled to the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas to learn and share alongside our extended RDH family. After hearing from nearly 40 unique speakers, we’re feeling energized about the future of dental hygiene and what our friends in […]

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dental professionals should learn to negotiate

Why Dentists Must Learn to Negotiate

Posted August 01, 2019

Many dentists are learning that good negotiation skills can have a positive impact on their income levels. Dentistry is a competitive field, with many new graduates joining the workforce each year. The American Dental Association (ADA) currently consists of more than 163,000 dentists (and counting).  Attending business negotiation workshops can equip you with valuable skills […]

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Use these tips to make dental temps feel welcome

How to Build Great Relationships With Dental Temps

Posted July 30, 2019

The freelance economy is changing how Americans work and the dental industry is no exception; dental temps are becoming an increasingly popular way to solve complex scheduling challenges. Hiring temps is great for when everything happens at once. When your dental hygienist needs time off for vacation, or a sick kid calls them away from […]

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Three Trends at AADOM 2019

Posted July 24, 2019

Happy 15th birthday, AADOM! It was incredible to celebrate their journey with founder Heather Colicchio and the AADOM team.  It felt extra special for us since DentalPost also celebrates our 15th birthday this October, so we’ve watched our “babies” grow up together. It was a very special milestone and a true testament to how hard […]

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How to Market Your Orthodontic Practice Using Social Media

Posted July 19, 2019

Did you know that one of the best ways to promote your orthodontic practice is to launch a social media page? With social media, you can find a way to leverage everything that is unique about your practice. You can also strengthen your bond with existing patients and build a new one with potential clients. […]

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These 7 exercises are perfect for dental professionals

The 7 Best Exercises for Dental Professionals

Posted July 15, 2019

Sitting hunched over patients’ mouths for several hours a day is extremely taxing on your body. Dental hygienists and dentists are prone to problems as a result of poor working posture, eye strain, and unnatural hand positioning. Regular exercise, however, can help you minimize those problems and enjoy benefits such as: Greater comfort while working […]

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