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 […]

The Story Behind The Purple Tree Challenge

So… I’m sure you are wondering, “WHY a purple Christmas tree?” There are three reasons. One goes back to my childhood tradition; the other relates to my passion for dentistry; the last is about giving back to something bigger than ourselves. It is often said that our circumstances define our journeys. In my case, these […]

Why I Became a Dental Hygienist

With Dental Hygiene Month upon us, I find myself fondly reflecting on my 23 years practicing as a registered dental hygienist. I have always considered it a gift to go to work every day, doing something I love by helping improve the lives of my patients. I flew head-first – quite literally – into my […]

Striving to Succeed

Every few years I like to challenge myself to get out of my comfort zone, to remind myself to live and feel fully. Today, as I land in Italy to embark on the Virgin STRIVE Challenge, I reflect on the journey that has led me to this opportunity to grow myself in new ways. You see, for […]

DentalPost Raises $10,000 for AACD’s Charitable Foundation, Give Back a Smile

As our 7th annual “Go Jump In The Lake” fundraising campaign to benefit The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Charitable Foundation’s (AACDCF) Give Back a Smile (GBAS) comes to a close, we are elated to share that we have reached a milestone $10,000 donation made on behalf of our DentalPost team and community! The Foundation’s mission […]

DentalPost Celebrates 2018 Inc. 5000 Recognition

I am honored, humbled – and thrilled (yay!) – to share the news that DentalPost has made the 2018 Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America, marking the 4th consecutive year that we have received this special distinction. Out of the nearly seven million private companies moving our great economy forward every day, […]

Go Jump in the Lake to Give Back a Smile

A smile speaks all languages, and the world smiles with you. Yet, for some people, the simple act of smiling can be extremely hard and a constant reminder of the trauma they have endured. Imagine being embarrassed to go for a job interview, on a date, or even just to grin or laugh. Imagine not having […]

5 Skills in High Demand for Dental Jobs

You’ve been through the right training, you’re comfortable with the instruments, and now you’re ready to interview for dental jobs. However, concrete dental skills are only half the battle here; hiring managers are looking for what sets you apart from your peers. So what skills will you make you shine? Here’s five that are in […]

Empowered Women Empowering Women at RDH Entrepreneur Summit

Business is hard, relationships are hard, getting and staying fit is hard, and life is hard… that is what makes it all so worthwhile! Anyone who knows me knows I have never run from hard… I run to it. For so many of us, these experiences – with all their ups and downs – are […]

Our Relationship with Technology is Changing: Don’t Be Left Behind

Our world is changing so fast. Making sense of this ever-evolving digital world is a challenge. Yes, even in dentistry digital labor will be a factor. The forecast is enough to make your head spin. The business process and computer intelligence has been converging. The jobs that were done by humans and business processes will […]