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How Can You Trust Me?

You don’t even know me. I opened my dental practice in the Spring of 1996 when managed care was as far away in the distance as Mars…or so I thought. Eventually, it showed up. And so...
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A GOOD INTERVIEW

…TAKES AT LEAST 30 DAYS It’s rather easy to give a good interview. All it takes is some spit and polish, composure and confidence. Oh…and a nice suit, yes…a nice suit. You know what they...
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The Two Most Under-utilized Words in Business are Thank You

The Dental Industry is no exception. Throughout my career as a Consultant, I've spent countless hours with dental team members and one of the questions I ask is, “what aspect of your job gives...
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My Journey from Hygienist to Business Owner

My journey in the dental field began in the sixth grade during science class. While discussing the eruption stages and how teeth formed my heart leaped. I decided in that moment, at age twelve,...
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3 Lessons I Learned Creating A Full-Time Business

As a DeW (Dental Entrepreneur Woman) I Have the Privilege Now to Share My Story I was not always an entrepreneur; I was an art curator, an education specialist, and a dental hygienist employed by...

Practice evolution is a series of seasons Finally, fall is upon is in the south. It felt like forever for the nights to turn cooler and the days to hold on to just a hint...

The Surprising True Value of Planning

President Dwight D. Eisenhower once said, “Plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.” I remember finding great wisdom in that quote and I’ve always held it close to me. Here’s an example of how...

New Year Business Planning

SMART GOALS: S = SPECIFIC.  Lay out your goals for the year—3-5 specific goals that you’ll accomplish. What will your income be? How many clients will you have? What will you do with your family? You get the idea. What’s...

Women in Dentistry

I was born and raised in a metropolitan city in the north of India. My city Chandigarh, also known as the “city beautiful” was designed by a French architect and is one of the most well...

“Don’t Stand In Your Own Way”

They say it’s never too late to go back to school, so that is what I did. I was a stay at home mom of my three children for about 10 yrs. It was about...

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