What position does your dental practice need to hire?

Do you feel like your practice is doing ok, but that you are stuck at a level you know you could do better than? Or is your team constantly feeling overworked and exhausted but you aren’t sure what position you need to hire for? Do you feel if you could just lighten the load of work for...

Take Control Of Your Accounts Receivables in 7 Simple Steps

When talking with dental practices there seem to be two major frustrations that most offices suffer with.    Finding and keeping qualified dental professionals to work in their practice.  And keeping their accounts receivables under control.   Since you have DirectDental to help you with...

Master the Working Interview

I have been in dentistry for a long time and working interviews are almost always required to get the job. Most applicants get nervous about working interviews, but especially the ones that are: A. New to dentistry B. Trying to get back into dentistry C. Have been at their current practice for...

How to get more 5-Star Reviews

In a research study that was published this summer, 1500 people were surveyed to find that 43.3% select their dentist based on online reviews. This was followed by: Closest to me at 19.4% and top-ranked in the search result at 18.4%. What does this mean?  That more people are choosing their new...

How You Are Unknowingly Losing New Patients

Before becoming the CMO at DirectDental, I was a regional operations manager for a Dental Service Organization.  We had a very systematic process that ensured one absolute thing, GET THOSE NEW PATIENTS THROUGH THE DOOR. Now that I spend my days calling dental practices to assist with staffing,...

QUIZ: Do I belong in a big or small dental practice?

Finding the right dental practice where you can develop, grow and create a work-family plays a huge factor in whether you are going to enjoy your career in the dental field. While it may take some time to find the perfect practice for you, the first step in the right direction is knowing...

How To Have Success With A Dental Temp

The demand for dental temps is on the rise and its understandable. More dental assistants and dental hygienists are becoming full-time dental temps to give them the flexibility they desire for their lifestyle. And more offices are turning to dental temps to ensure they have the coverage they...

Is Your Resume Losing You Money?

Right now maybe you are considering making a change in your work life. You spend your evenings and weekends peeking at the job boards looking for the Dental Assistant Job or Dental Hygienist job that works with your location, schedule and offers the pay and benefits you need to live your best...