How to Promote your Accomplishments when Working for Someone Else

Unlike dental school, where assignments, expectations and evaluations are clear-cut, working as an employee offers fewer opportunities for you to get clear feedback on your performance. You’ll need to keep your boss informed about what a great job you are doing, but how to accomplish that without coming across as a blowhard? Over at The Daily Muse blog,… Read More »

Learning Labs and Super Sessions in New Orleans

Discover more about women in dentistry and geriatric patient care at the Learning Labs at Annual Session. The Learning Labs are new, interactive courses where dentists can exchange ideas and dialogue with their peers in a small group environment. Participants will receive two hours of CE credit and there is no fee to participate in the learning labs.… Read More »

Marketing the Dental Practice — Community Involvement

Getting involved in your community can be a great way to give back, as well as raise awareness of your practice and bring patients to your door. But with so many deserving causes and different opportunities, it can be a challenge to direct your energy to where it will be most effective. In March 2013 ADA New Dentist… Read More »

In the Market for a Disposable High-Speed Handpiece?

If you’re wondering who would use a disposable handpiece, consider clinical settings that present unusual operating conditions or challenging infection control situations where sterilization is not practical or cost-effective. Remote or mobile clinics, medical missions or military field installations all represent possible situations where a disposable high-speed handpiece would come in handy. How might you make an informed… Read More »

Learning to Manage your Online Reputation at Annual Session

It’s almost time for ADA Annual Session with over 300 lectures and interactive learning events to choose from. 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 topics. One course in the track is Are You Well-Liked? Why Online… Read More »