Use the Holiday Months to Find Your Best Job Yet!

Are you a Dental Assistant or Hygienist that has a job right now but is thinking about making the switch to a new practice in the near future? Or are you having success as a dental temp but a resolution for 2020 is to find a permanent position? This is great!  But may we make a suggestion? ...

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...

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,...

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...

Self-care Tips for the Dental Professional

Being a dental assistant, hygienist or dentist can be both mentally and physically tough.   I know I don’t need to tell you but…   Hunching over patients for hours makes your back ache. Holding tiny instruments for hours makes your wrist, hands, and fingers ache. Looking at tiny...

How to Dental Temp like a Pro!

  Dental Professionals are starting to have successful careers as full-time dental temps. And understandably so! Being a dental temp is giving dental assistants and hygienists the flexibility and freedom to work on demand, enjoy their lifestyle and earn extra cash! We don’t have time on this...