Back to Blog Home

coronavirus posts

setting dental career goals

Setting Your Dental Career Goals (in the Midst of a Pandemic!)

Have your 2020 dental career goals hit a snag due to the pandemic? You’re not alone. And with the holidays upon us, we begin to reflect on the year as […]

The DentalPost Team
The DentalPost Team

Posted December 15, 2020

dental job reset

The New Dental Job Seeker Season is Now

With the entire world thrust into COVID-19, how have dental job seekers rolled with the waves of uncertainty this year? Let me give you my perspective as a dentistry resume […]

Doug Perry
Doug Perry

Posted November 30, 2020

dental team

EMPLOYERS

5 Strategies to Retain Your Dental Team

Recently a friend from my Entrepreneurs Organization network shared the story of the Choluteca Bridge in Honduras. After hearing it, it made me think about the dental industry and how […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted September 14, 2020

temp hygienist

7 Reasons to Temp… and How to Make the Most of It

Whether you’re looking for temp work to make some extra money on the side, or you’re on the hunt for a new job, temping has its advantages. If you have […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted September 09, 2020

temp hire

7 Tips to Getting More From Your Temp Hire

With dental teams already stretched to the limit, dental temps are more in demand than ever given less predictable patient loads, holiday schedules, the usual PTO requests and potential Covid-19 […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted August 27, 2020

where are the clinical candidates?

EMPLOYERS

So…Where Are All the Clinical Candidates?

Recently, my friend, author, and DDS, Chris Salierno, penned an article for DentistryIQ.com titled, Where in the heck are all of the good dental job candidates? It’s the million-dollar question […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted August 10, 2020

woman manage stress

Managing Stress In The New Dental Normal

Stress is an inevitable part of life, but when we control it, instead of the other way around, we feel better and have better life outcomes. Having seen patients this […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted July 28, 2020

interview questions

EMPLOYERSJOB SEEKING

Are You Asking the Right Dental Interview Questions?

How to Prepare for Dental Job Interview Questions Before Covid-19 hit and effectively shut down dental operations, the hiring process for the dental industry had remained unchanged for decades. But […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted July 20, 2020

write a job description

EMPLOYERS

How to Write a Dental Job Description

The world has changed. Your job posting needs to change with it. With dental professionals in short supply and high demand, attracting candidates is critical to your practice running smoothly […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted July 09, 2020

growth mindset

Use a “Growth Mindset” to Be Ready for Your Dental Comeback!

Do You Have a Comeback Mindset? When the doors to your practice open, will you be ready? Will you be standing shoulder-to-shoulder with team members who are ready? Our ability […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted April 29, 2020

dental hygienist

Emotional Intelligence: The Key To A Smooth Comeback

As dental professionals, our education prepares and trains us for all sorts of situations and potential disruptions in our practices. We know how to adjust the schedule and skip lunch […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted April 27, 2020

virtual huddle

Keeping Your Culture With a Virtual Huddle

A Virtual Huddle is a great idea to help keep everyone unified. Everyone is feeling the uncertainty of how the Covid-19 pandemic will play out.  In many cases, you have […]

Tonya Lanthier, RDH
Tonya Lanthier, RDH

Posted March 20, 2020