If you admire Silicon Valley powerhouses like Google or Facebook for their ability to attract top talent you are not alone. HR managers would give anything to be able to offer perks like cafe’s, generous vacation packages and on-site childcare. While the fancy office space and comfy chairs are enticing and may initially help attract potential hires, it’s not the high-end perks that make these companies successful. What these powerhouse companies do well is hire employees that align with their company culture. Now, you may be thinking, if cultural fit is key, why does my small business see so much turnover? We tell candidates who we are and what we stand for, but it doesn’t seem to be working. What are we missing?
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 […]
Posted July 05, 2019
One of the great things about a career in dental hygiene is how flexible the job is. I have worked as little as two days a month when my kids were little. It was perfect. But for as flexible as the work days can be, once you commit to a day the flexibility ends. You […]
Posted July 04, 2019
Each year delivers more new dental technology that makes dentistry easier, faster, and more cost-effective than ever before. But like many other hygienists, this trend has you a bit concerned. You’re wondering how all the rapidly-developing technology will impact your dental hygienist duties. Could new dental technology devalue the work you do or render your […]