Job-Seeking Season Checklist

Job season is upon us! The start of a new year inspires job seekers to push forward with their job seeking efforts and inspires hiring managers to reevaluate team roles and responsibilities. This is a perfect storm for the hiring process, but are you prepared? Don’t worry, we’ve compiled your job season checklist with everything […]

How to Build a Career in Dentistry

Like many other fields in the medical industry, the dental industry is growing every year, and there are more demands for qualified candidates than ever before. But there are far more opportunities than just working as a dentist. While they earn far less than a dentist, a dental hygienist can make a pretty good salary […]

When is it time to fire someone?

Firing someone is one of the hardest things a business owner or manager has to do. Yet, it’s so important to remove employees that are disruptive to your mission or goals. It is also a gift to the other person to give them a chance to find a place where they fit in better or […]

4 Dental Technology Trends to Follow in 2019

With an industry as advanced and tech-focused as dentistry, change is inevitable. But the ability to embrace new technologies and techniques is what is keeping dentistry at the cutting-edge of healthcare. In planning your year ahead, here are some dental technology trends to keep your eye on in 2019! More Automation You’ve likely already seen […]

How to Set (& Achieve!) Your Career Goals in 2019

At any holiday gathering, you’re likely to get asked by an inquisitive relative: “What are you up to these days?” “Where are you working?” “Do you like your boss?” While these questions can be annoying, in reality, the turn of the year is a great time to think about your career and reevaluate your goals. […]

7 Tips for Writing a Cover Letter for a Career as a Dental Assistant

You are taking classes to become a dental assistant and it is time to start looking for a job. One of the keys to getting a good job as a dental assistant is to write an excellent cover letter. Cover letters can be easy to compose, however you need to know what type of things […]

3 Feel-Good Dental Volunteering Stories

This year was filled with some talented dentists, hygienists, assistants, and office staff donating their time and talents to better others who, for whatever reason, were unable to get the help they needed. To end the year with a smile, here are 3 stories we think showcase just how great the professionals in our industry […]

Successfully Utilizing a Service Facility Dog in a Dental Practice

How can a dog be utilized successfully to benefit patients in a dental practice? It takes extensive planning, preparation and the right type of dog that has the right type of certification and training. I am a Dental Hygienist at Smile Cabarrus in Harrisburg, NC and ATKINS, a Rehabilitative Facility Dog, raised and trained by […]

How to Write a Professional Dental Resume

Nothing can be compared to that sweet feeling when you get the first salary at your new job. But being hired today is not an easy task at all. Unfortunately, any medical worker, like any other worker, must write a resume before start working in the field of dental medicine. If thinking about CV completion makes […]

How Telehealth Makes Dental Care Accessible To Rural And Underserved Populations

The issue of accessibility has always been a large one for any business in the healthcare field, as it applies to costs, transportation needs, and time commitments. Telehealth is a method of providing long-distance clinical health care by using telecommunications technologies and digital information, and it has the potential to open avenues of healthcare for […]