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Follow the New Dentist Track

Let’s face it—planning your CE courses at ADA Annual Session can be a little daunting with over 300 lectures and interactive learning events to choose from. Where do you start? May we suggest the New Dentist Track? These 21 courses were selected in consultation with the ADA New Dentist Committee, and they cover both clinical and practice management… Read More »

Are You a Red Light or a Green Light?

According to the new book Focus: Use Different Ways of Seeing the World for Success and Influence some people are red lights — prevention-focused, want to minimize loss, feel secure, and avoid failure. Others are green lights–promotion-focused and want to maximize gains, feel nurtured, and take chances (even if it means making a mistake.) Red lights aren’t better… Read More »

Leadership: What they don’t teach you in dental school (Part two)

By Dr. Jonathan Ford I recently attended the ADA New Dentist Conference in Denver. The conference had a great mix of continuing education for the young dentist, including a special emphasis on leadership development. Here is part two of the leadership skills that I learned at the ADA New Dentist Conference—read part one here.  1.     Have fun! One… Read More »