The Burnout Monster Is Lurking, I See It!

Professional burnout is an epidemic! In a study, just this year, of over a thousand Human Resource managers 98% indicated burnout was actually “sabotaging” their businesses. Many managers indicated professional burnout accounted for 50% of their employee turnover!

Companies across all industries are seeing it impact their business, so they are putting internal programs in place to prevent it before it steals their talent, institutional knowledge, and competitive advantage. It is one of the most prevalent work-related problems in our society ...

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Fifteen Reasons Annual Dental Practice Retreats are No Brainers!

Ok, so, you are asking me to give up an entire day of income, take my employees to another location, sit around and talk? Now why in the world would I ever consider that? What is in it for me?

Having organized and participated in Annual Dental Practice Retreats for over 25 years, I have seen first-hand the many benefits of team retreats. But that is just my perspective, what’s really important is what does the hard-core evidence say?

Payoffs of Dental ...

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Ten Minutes to a More Productive Dental Practice

Productive Dental Practice Morning Huddle

Want a day where you meet your goals, feel a sense of pride in your work, and leave relaxed and on time?  Who doesn’t?  So, how often does it happen in your dental practice?  Once a week?  Once a month?  Never?  There is one way, without a doubt, you can make this happen more frequently and consistently.  It is the use of an organized Morning Huddle.  Yes, that ...

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Four More Tools to Lighten Your Load

new dental practice management toolsIn an earlier blog I wrote about four income generating dental practice management tools worth exploring: Dental Warranty, Weave, Virtual Dental Office, and DDSGP. I hope you had a chance to learn more about these companies and determine whether they might benefit you, your patients, and your practice. They have certainly proven helpful for many dental practices around the country.

The list doesn’t stop ...

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A Whole is Greater Than a Sum of Its Parts

Dental Team

First coined by the philosopher Aristotle, the phrase “a whole is greater than a sum of its parts” still has a lot of relevance in this day in age. This is the basis behind the idea of teamwork. If the full dental team isn’t working in synergy your practice isn’t going to be as effective, efficient or run as smoothly as it could, or should, be.

Everything in your practice is connected ...

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Produce More, Manage Less

Dental business systems for Super DentistMany practice owners feel like they need to be SUPERDENTIST by day, and the business-minded Clark Kent by night to make sure both of their roles as a dentist and business owner are taken care of. This doesn’t have to be the case. A dental practice that is “organizationally-organized” can alleviate the stress on the practice owner and let them focus on being a dentist.

In the business ...

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Building a Team that Builds your Practice

Developing their company as a teamAre you looking for ways to increase your dental practice’s annual production? According to a study conducted by Harvard Review, businesses with healthy work cultures produce, on the average, 31% more than those businesses without one. Providing your team with a healthy work culture where they feel valued and secure is critical to a healthy bottom line.

There are three fundamental pieces to ensuring a ...

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