3 THINGS GREAT DENTAL TEAMS DO (AND 3 TO AVOID!)

This blog post is brought to you by Dental Assistant Life. Dental Assistant Life is the blog of the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) and its affiliate the DALE Foundation. DANB is the national certification board for dental assistants. The DALE Foundation offers study materials for DANB...

How to Better Understand Your Dental Staff

Certainly, there are several times during the day when your Dental Assistant or Office Manager says something and you think “Where the heck did they hear that?” Staying up to date on what your staff is reading and what they are being told about the dental field is very important.  The labor...

HOW TO MAKE A SMOOTH TRANSITION TO A NEW DENTAL OFFICE

This blog post is brought to you by Dental Assistant Life. Dental Assistant Life is the blog of the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) and its affiliate the DALE Foundation. DANB is the national certification board for dental assistants. The DALE Foundation offers study...

4 Things You Should Do To Improve Your Dental Career

Every position in a dental practice is crucial to the success and overall happiness of your patients and teammates. We are in the career of smiles and we want to make sure you are happy with your career.  We have put together a list of the 4 things you need to do in your dental career to be a...

Understanding your Dental Employee Benefits

Most dental professionals are looking for a dental job that includes benefits in some capacity.  Whether that includes Paid-Time-Off (PTO), Health Insurance or a Retirement plan, receiving any or all of these is wonderful and add great value to your position. In this post we breakdown the costs...

How to Ask for a Raise?

If you have been with your current dental practice for a while, you might be seeing job posts offering a higher rate of pay than what you are currently making.  And that is because the rate of pay for all dental professionals has been rising as the demand for qualified candidates has increased....

How Do I Negotiate Pay When Offered a Job?

Getting offered a job is one of the most exciting things that can happen during our adult lives.   But that excitement could quickly dissipate if the pay offered isn’t what you were expecting.   No, you don’t have to turn down the job or settle for lower pay if you approach the situation the...

How to hire dental temps in California

The employment laws in California are ever changing and while the demand for dental temps in increasing, it has become more difficult for Dental Offices to employ dental temps. Have no fear!  We are here to help!  This post takes a quick look at how to work around the system. We want to start...