Author Archives: The DentalPost Team

The Perfect Resume for Dental Hygienist Jobs

October 9, 2018 by

We’ve all been there; you sit down to refresh your resume, and your fingers hover over the keyboard. Where do you even start?! When applying for dental hygienist jobs, your resume is often your first impression to your employer. This means it could be the deciding factor between whether you get the dental hygienist job […]

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How Does Your Dental Assistant Salary Stack Up? (2018 Update!)

October 2, 2018 by

The dental job field is booming, and—as a result—causing an influx of professionals to pursue careers in dentistry! As more people join the dental job force, understanding how your salary and benefits compare to others in your industry can help you make decisions about your career path and what you should look for while job […]

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Do I Need Dental Continuing Education (CE) Courses?

September 18, 2018 by

Dentistry is a rapidly evolving profession, and new techniques and technologies are introduced into the industry daily. If you want to stay current in the dentistry, your education can’t stop with your degree. So how can you keep ahead of the changes? The answer is simple: take some dental continuing education courses. These courses, offered online […]

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How Does Your Dental Hygienist Salary Stack Up? (2018 Update!)

September 13, 2018 by

As a practicing dental professional, or a prospective one, you should know just how your position stacks up in the job market and dental industry. This summer, we gathered data from over 4,000 dental professionals – including dentists, registered dental hygienists, and dental assistants – to see just how salaries, benefits and experience matched up […]

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How To Work With Different Personality Types

September 4, 2018 by

Have you ever wondered if personality types play a part in a successful work environment? DentalPost offers multiple personality tests including the “DISC” test, which centers around four different personality types: dominance, influence, steadiness, and compliance.  This test shows employers and job seekers what kind of worker you are. Here are some key indicators of […]

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DEW Magazine

August 27, 2018 by

I believe women in dentistry are powerful and if we choose to connect and build one another up we will be unstoppable.” -Tonya Lanthier Check out our CEO and founder’s feature in DeWlife – Dental Entrepreneur Woman magazine!

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Passion. Purpose. Profession. | Tonya Lanthier


On this episode of Wonder, a podcast by Entrepreneurs’ Organization, Tonya walks us through her path to a dentistry career that began after a bicycle accident when she was 8 years old. Tonya relates how she built DentalPost from her experience in the dental industry and how women entrepreneurs can thrive in their businesses while […]

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How to Decode Dental Job Listings

August 21, 2018 by

When searching for a new position, you may notice that there are a few common phrases in dental job listings, but what do they really mean? What is the employer really looking for in a potential hire, and why is it important? Here are 5 common phrases employers use to describe open positions in dental […]

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Debunking Dental Rumors

August 20, 2018 by

Ah, rumors. There’s usually little to no truth to them, and yet they spread so quickly and solidify in people’s mind as truth. What may be seen as silly rumors can potentially cause harm to people who believe in them. That’s why we’re debunking some of the most popular (and obscure) dental rumors being spread. […]

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Are You a Workaholic? Here Are Some Signs.

August 7, 2018 by

“Workaholic” is a tricky word. Everyone knows a self-describing “workaholic.” It’s even possible you’ve been called a workaholic once or twice. But — and let’s be clear — there is a difference between a workaholic and someone who loves their work. Workaholics are missing critical distinctions between work and life. Their happiness is derived almost […]

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