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How my baby helped me become a remote virtual dental assistant

My Daughter Made Me DeW It – Becoming the Remote Dental Support Specialist

First, I Worked Front Desk When I was pregnant with my fourth daughter, Alison, I worked front desk at a dental practice. My husband, Joey, was a high school biology teacher and football coach, who...
Digital marketing will help you grow your dental practice.

Growing Your Practice Through Digital Marketing

Have you found your practice life “groove”? That’s the comfortable place where you arrive after climbing the rocky hillside, in the rain, sometimes high winds and thunder, to get to the sunny meadow. The...
a cup of coffee and a plan book to write dental practice marketing ideas in

Top 4 Ways to Market Your Dental Practice

As a female dental entrepreneur, you have many titles. You are a doer, a creator, a builder, and a leader. You’re an artist, an architect, a visionary, and an educator. You’re also a clinician...
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When Opportunity Knocks – and You’re 9 Months Pregnant

There are times in your life when you just know you’re at a crossroads. That happened to me when I was a dental sales rep with a great company, living in Boston with my...
a stack of balanced rocks represents the fine tuning of a healthy office culture

How Dental Entrepreneur Women Build Healthy Office Cultures

Build a healthy practice through cultural balance Let me start by saying, I believe in cleaning out your closet. I know this sounds like an editing mistake but think about it. When you clean everything...
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Dental Practice Financial KPI Metrics

Owning a dental practice encompasses so much more than the services you provide. You become responsible not only for the health and well-being of your patients, but also the health and productivity of your...
woman climbing virtual steps to attain her dream dental career

My Journey to a 2,500 Patient Dental Career

My Dental Career Story Started at Age 13 Who would have thought that, in 1973, when I was 13 years old, having my mother drop me off at my father’s dental practice after school would...
better to leave a dental office that's draining you before suffering burn out

Burnout in the Office: “Be Happy or Be Gone”

If you have been to my lecture in the past ten years, you more than likely have heard a quote from a sign in my corporate office of years past that stated simply “BE...
marketing your dental practice takes a lot of savvy and hard work

An Unintentional Dental Marketing Company

Twenty five years ago, I had the good fortune to marry a young dental school student while I was starting my own career in marketing. As an experienced strategic planner and writer who grew...
Dental Woman Entrepreneur as Part of the Growing Movement

The Growth of the Movement: Entrepreneurial Women

We may think we are the women of today's equal opportunity movement. And I will be the first to acknowledge there is tremendous unfinished work of global gender-equality throughout the world. But the most...