Connect With A Woman in Dentistry- You’ll Be Glad You Did.

I woke up early this morning to write this blog. That is the best time for me to get my thoughts on paper or Word Doc ☺. Before I started to write, Dr. Laura...
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FEATURE ARTICLE: Dental Careers Are Not a Straight Line

I was in the third row sitting in a room full of friends and close colleagues. I was excited to be there, to be with these people. And at the same time, I was...
Leap into Your Life and Maximize Your Impact

Leap into Your Life and Maximize Your Impact

I was in my twenties, doggedly pursuing my dream of being a professional actress in New York City. Auditions—and rejections—were challenging and discouraging. To fuel my bruised creative spirit, I took supportive acting classes;...
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Feature Story from the Coming Issue of Dew Life

One of our fabulous DeWers, Vicki McManus Peterson, has written a very inspirational story in the upcoming issue of DEW magazine. "Scarcity: Your Key to Abundance" ???? ????
Yes, you can CAVU, reach the heights and beyond.

CAVU How High Can You Go?

Each year I try to choose one word to be my sounding call or battle cry for the year. This year I had decided "limitless" or "no limits" would be my motto for 2019....
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A Toast to Enterprising Women Worldwide

This year I spent the Thanksgiving holiday differently. But it gave me a glimpse of enterprising women in a variety of circumstances. My family and I went our separate ways, and on Black Friday...
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A House Flood, Unexpected Inconvenience, Embracing Joy: Part Two

An unexpected inconvenience can lead to a new level of joy. You may have read on a previous blog that my house flooded due to a water heater burst while I was at work. This...
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Influence the Team – One Woman’s Secret Leadership Style

Group Impact A few weeks ago, I was leaf-peeping in New England. It’s a sport really, and I was trying to be a professional. A few of my friends and I were hiking the Lye...
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A Dental Hygienist Enjoys “Biba Dushi” in Aruba

Recently, I had the pleasure of traveling to Aruba for 7 days and had quite a few eye-opening experiences that I wanted to share with you! Biba Dushi is a popular phrase you'll hear...
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The History of Women in Dentistry Part II: Female Dentists Join the Military

An Officer and a Female Dentist: Women in Military Dentistry When the United States entered World War I in 1917, its dental corps consisted of only 86 officers (all male), or approximately one dentist for...