How to Develop Your Career in Dentistry


Author: Janine Brooks
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118913795
Category: Medical
Page: 208
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This innovative new book offers a user-friendly guide to securing a successful, varied, and fulfilling career in dentistry. Includes case studies of career trajectories across the full range of dental professions in the UK Advocates a portfolio approach to career development, illustrating the benefits of working in a matrix as opposed to climbing a ladder Showcases the opportunities inherent in specific areas of dentistry, what they can offer and what is required to successfully take advantage of them Written by one of the UK’s leading dental experts who has over 30 years in the profession, working on the local and national scale

Delivering WOW

How Dentists Can Build a Fascinating Brand and Achieve More While Working Less
Author: Dr. Anissa Holmes
Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
ISBN: 1683509781
Category: Medical
Page: N.A
View: 1940
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Delivering WOW is a blueprint for running and growing a dental practice. Dr. Anissa Holmes was sick of working too much and earning too little, so she decided to do something about it. After years of learning and experimentation, she developed a simple, high-impact process to run and grow a dental practice that turned her office into a high-profit practice with over 50,000 raving Facebook fans and a reliable team she can trust to handle anything that comes their way. With this newly-updated and expanded version of a book that helped thousands of dentists build more profitable and enjoyable dental practices, Dr. Holmes walks dentists through building a winning team, maximizing profitability, and reliably growing patient numbers without having to waste time and money on expensive and ineffective advertising methods. If you’re tired of feeling guilty, stressed, and frustrated by your practice and want to build one that allows you to make more, work less, and have a meaningful impact in the world, Delivering WOW is the step-by-step plan for you!

How To Grow Your Dental Practice In The New Economy

5 Key Strategies to Predictable, Significant and Sustainable Results
Author: John Cotton
Publisher: Advantage Media Group
ISBN: 1599324857
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 128
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WANT TO GROW YOUR PRACTICE IN THE NEW ECONOMY? Examine what you are doing today and diagnose the best treatment for your practice moving forward. You know the Great Recession created big problems for many dentists. It exposed dental practices to inefficient and ineffective processes, protocols and skills that suppressed production growth. The problem areas, primarily, are: No-shows and cancellations, fewer new patients and referrals, and fewer cases completed There is no leeway in today's dental practices for operational inefficiencies. Inside these pages, you'll discover the 5 key strategies to predictable, significant and sustainable results! 1. HOW to create consistently exceptional Patient Experiences 2. WHY a Strategic Plan is a “must have” to predict your future 3. HOW to Fill-the-Schedule and keep it full 4. CASE Completion, not case acceptance: the magic wand to big increases in production 5. HOW to Lead your team to Performance, instead of managing work.

The $10,000 a Day Dentist

50 Ways to Create a Highly Successful Practice
Author: Dr Bill Williams
Publisher: Llumina Press
ISBN: 9781625505132
Category: Medical
Page: 180
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The $10,000 A Day Dentist is a creative look at how Dr. Alex Middleton, the Guide, comes to know and influence the careers of five dentists with his insights and advice."Helping Dentists Finish Well" is the theme of the book, both those starting out fresh from dental school and those nearing the time where they ponder how and when to transition from full time practice to part time and retirement as well as all stages in between. Alex shares 50 real-world ways to build a successful practice. The $10,000 a day dentist is not a figment of the imagination and this book shows how it can be a reality for any dentist. - Introducing Alex the Guide - How to Create the Perfect Day - Conquering the Big Five in Dentistry - Focus on Productivity and Profits - Decide Today - Succeed Tomorrow "Wow...are you up for an out-of-the-box challenge? Just read the prologue, and you will never do dentistry the same again! Who wins? The patient first! Then, the dentist and staff, from this incredible, prophetic plan for not only increased productivity, but increased love for the art form we provide for our patients, utilizing 21st century, amazing dentistry! Dr. Williams shares with authenticity, vulnerability and amazing experience!" -Naomi Rhode, CPAE Speaker Hall of Fame, co-founder of SmartPractice "As always, Dr. Bill Williams is the consummate master at finding the cheese - after it's been moved! The always vigilant and fearless crusader at expanding beyond self-imposed thought-paradigm boundaries, Bill has successfully conquered his own limitations along with many real-world Goliaths. And now he shows us, once again, how we can do it, too. I say, hurrah for champions like Dr. Bill Williams who mark the path, blaze the trail, and show us through his accomplished example how we can harden and polish our own metal - just as he has done." -Lee Ostler, DDS, past-president of American Academy for Oral Systemic Health (AAOSH) "Five stars! I've had the honor and privilege to know Dr. Bill Williams as both a mentor and a friend....The $10,000 A Day Dentist is a solid pillar of knowledge that every dentist should read. In his book, Dr. Bill takes the reader on a journey through the eyes of Dr. Alex Middleton, the guide, the mentor, who has already been down the path and now leads others to their dreams and goals. Bill very well-describes what he calls 'The Five Truths' and breaks down what it takes to become a 'Decathlon Dentist.' Bill Williams is a man of faith, integrity and character of the highest regard - as a guide and mentor, I can think of no one better to lead the charge for today's dentist." -Dr. David Phelps, DDS, owner and founder, Freedom Founders Mastermind Community "Dr. Williams gives readers the tools to understand themselves, which is key to being the dentist you always wanted to be and leading a purpose-driven life. Easy to relate to, Dr. Williams teaches readers how to avoid bottlenecks and other obstacles to success. You'll finish the book with a better understanding of yourself, and how to take your future into your own hands." -Tonya Lanthier, RDH, founder of DentalPost.net "Bill has discovered the secrets to having a million-dollar practice....His strategies to build massive influence and to build a high-performance team are golden. Bill breaks down the keys to success in every phase of dentistry, and shows you exactly how to fast-track success, so that you can make a bigger impact and achieve your personal dreams. -Anissa Holmes, DMD, author of Delivering WOW: How Dentists Can Build A Fascinating Brand And Achieve More While Working Less!

Dental Hygiene - E-Book

Theory and Practice
Author: Michele Leonardi Darby,Margaret Walsh
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 143770445X
Category: Medical
Page: 1296
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Comprehensive and up to date, Dental Hygiene, 3rd Edition offers complete coverage of today’s dental hygiene skills and theories -- all based on the Human Needs Model for better hygienist/patient communication. With a strong focus on clinical application, each section closely follows the critical thinking and clinical assessment approach that a hygienist must use in the classroom, clinic, and practice. Clinical competencies at the beginning of each chapter provide a clear, quick overview of exactly what you need to know, and procedure boxes with detailed steps and rationales ensure that you understand the reasoning behind each step in the competencies. In addition, new chapters on caries risk assessment and the oral-systemic health connection keep you up to date with today’s major areas of research. Each section takes you from conceptual foundations of dental hygiene through patient assessment, treatment, and evaluation. Scenario boxes challenge you to integrate complex information as you assess, diagnose, plan care, and evaluate the outcome of care. Client Education Issues and Legal, Ethical and Safety Issues boxes inform you of the latest information in these important areas. Critical Thinking exercises provide opportunities for independent thought and problem solving. Tables and boxes build upon and simplify information from the text, making study and review quick and easy. Evolve website contains free online resources, including weblinks, self-assessment quizzes, and professional development worksheets for student review. A reorganized section for Individuals with Special Needs includes chapters on Cleft Palate, Physical Abuse, Blood Diseases, and Mental Illness, all reflecting evidence-based research now available in these areas. New chapters on caries risk assessment and the oral-systemic health connection -- hot topics in today’s dental sciences. New anesthesia guidelines keep you up to date with what's new in pain and anxiety control. Essential resources and websites are now included at the end of each chapter for easy reference. New illustrations provide a fresh, reader-friendly design. Self-assessment quizzes are available online, all case-based to follow the NBDH format. Free online access to the Legal and Ethical Decision Making chapter, including an 'asset center' to assist you with clinical skills.

Going to the Dentist


Author: Sheila Hollins,Amber Qureshi,Lloyd Page
Publisher: Books Beyond Words
ISBN: 1784580872
Category: Medical
Page: 64
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Matthew eats lots of sugary foods and doesn't take very good care of his teeth. When Matthew gets toothache he goes to see the dentist. At the appointment, he agrees to have a check-up and treatment to get rid of his toothache. When he feels better, Matthew goes back to the dentist to learn how to keep his teeth and gums healthy. The story gives examples of a dental x-ray, an injection, drilling and filling, and also good oral hygiene routines. This book will be helpful for both professionals and supporters when preparing someone for a visit to the dentist or supporting a patient during an appointment.

How to save your teeth

toxic-free preventive dentistry
Author: David Kennedy
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Medical
Page: 184
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Dental Practice Transition

A Practical Guide to Management
Author: David G. Dunning,Brian M. Lange
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119119472
Category: Medical
Page: 528
View: 1180
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Dental Practice Transition: A Practical Guide to Management, Second Edition, helps readers navigate through options such as starting a practice, associateships, and buying an existing practice with helpful information on business systems, marketing, staffing, and money management. Unique comprehensive guide for the newly qualified dentist Covers key aspects of practice management and the transition into private practice Experienced editorial team provides a fresh, balanced and in-depth look at this vitally important subject New and expanded chapters on dental insurance, patient communication, personal finance, associateships, embezzlement, and dental service organizations

How to Get a Job in Publishing

A Really Practical Guide to Careers in Books and Magazines
Author: Alison Baverstock,Susannah Bowen,Steve Carey
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408105586
Category: Self-Help
Page: 288
View: 9954
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Careers in the media have always been popular, but publishing is particularly competitive, with thousands of graduates trying to get a foot in the door. This targeted, practical guide is ideal for anyone who wants to work in publishing, whether on traditional books and magazines or online publications. It will help readers to get that all-important first job and includes: Working out if publishing really is for you Overviews of different types of publishing Explanations of different roles and departments (editorial, production, sales, marketing and so on) Top tips on how to make it in the industry Advice from leading industry figures

How to Build an Enduring Marriage


Author: Karen Budzinski
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 1490844228
Category: Self-Help
Page: 356
View: 7244
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I want to invite you to take a journey with me while we study and apply ourselves to live out our priorities. It is a journey designed to leave excuses behind as we apply ourselves to an extreme relationship workout. We are going to lift the ideals we have settled for in our relationships to new standards, set aside pre-conceived ideas, commit to develop and apply new skills, and take a look at some of the priorities we have unintentionally allowed to slacken. As we dedicate ourselves to these tasks, results will follow. This book will give you the tools to enjoy marathon relationships. Avoid common obstacles that hinder successful communication Identify destructive habits that are eating away at marital happiness Prepare to get through problems without danger or injury to your relationship Achieve true intimacy, love, and friendship with your husband Hold onto joy through the ups and downs of life together Your marriage cannot work unless you do.

How to Study in College


Author: Walter Pauk,Ross J.Q. Owens
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1133960782
Category: Education
Page: 432
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Over a million students have transformed adequate work into academic achievement with this best-selling text. HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE sets students on the path to success by helping them build a strong foundation of study skills, and learn how to gain, retain, and explain information. Based on widely tested educational and learning theories, HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE teaches study techniques such as visual thinking, active listening, concentration, note taking, and test taking, while also incorporating material on vocabulary building. Questions in the Margin, based on the Cornell Note Taking System, places key questions about content in the margins of the text to provide students with a means for reviewing and reciting the main ideas. Students then use this technique--the Q-System--to formulate their own questions. The Eleventh Edition maintains the straightforward and traditional academic format that has made HOW TO STUDY IN COLLEGE the leading study skills text in the market. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

The Complete Dentist

Positive Leadership and Communication Skills for Success
Author: Barry Polansky
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119250811
Category: Medical
Page: 264
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The Complete Dentist: Positive Leadership and Communication Skills for Success is a one-of-a-kind guide to starting and running an effective and successful dental practice. Presents tried-and-true ideas and methods for effective communication, blending positive psychology with leadership in dentistry Describes the five elements of success and happiness, offering pathways to a flourishing dental practice Considers the reasons why communication and leadership skills are important for dentists

The Administrative Dental Assistant - E-Book


Author: Linda J Gaylor
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323291198
Category: Medical
Page: 344
View: 1488
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Stay on top of the latest industry advancements, technology, and skill sets with The Administrative Dental Assistant, 3rd Edition. This comprehensive textbook delivers all the latest information and skill practice you need to succeed in the paperless era: technology, forms, and equipment in use today; up-to-date coding information; HIPAA and OSHA guidelines; functions of the dental business office; communication and critical thinking exercises; and in-depth instruction for completing common tasks such as scheduling, bookkeeping, electronic record regulations and insurance coding. A companion workbook and online tools offer interactive games, identification exercises, daily task simulations, and practice management software to supplement your text learning, polish your skills, and prime you for a successful career in the modern dental office.

How to Outshine the Rest: Sensible, Practical, and Useful Things You Need to Know to Improve Your Career and Business Dramatically


Author: Rebecca Bonnington
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 148340952X
Category:
Page: 112
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It's frustrating when competitors or colleagues win the promotion or the contract that was supposed to be yours-especially when you're better and more qualified. Instead of complaining, it's time to ask a simple question: what exactly is it that they are doing different to give them an edge? Author Rebecca Bonnington, a successful leadership coach and corporate trainer, believes that the answer to that simple question can give you a step-by-step approach to set yourself apart from competitors. With this guidebook to outshining your competition, you can learn how to leverage core values to pick the career that's right for you; start with the end in mind in order to accomplish your goals; and control emotions to help you think in purposeful ways. Bonnington, who has coached hundreds of leaders and entrepreneurs throughout the world, helps you uncover both the obvious and the elusive and be better equipped to succeed in business and in life.

How to Buy a Dental Practice

A Step-by-step Guide to Finding, Analyzing, and Purchasing the Right Practice for You
Author: Brian D. Hanks
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781544112114
Category:
Page: 128
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If you're thinking about buying a dental practice, you must read this book. Thousands of dentists go through the process of buying a dental practice every year. Did they choose a good practice? Did they buy at the right price? Did they buy at the right time? The stakes are high to get the RIGHT answers to those questions. Buy the wrong practice and you're looking at stress, money worries, angry staff and patients, and a frustrated family that doesn't see you as much as they'd like. Buy the right practice, like many do, and you have the foundation upon which to thrive - happy, relaxed, wealthy and positively impacting the lives of patients and living the life of your dreams. Unfortunately, the process of how to buy a dental practice remains a black box for the majority of buyers. Advice, tips and information are spread across magazines, blogs, online forums and podcasts with no easy way to tell the good advice from the bad. Until now. How to Buy a Dental Practice walks buyers step-by-step through the process of finding, analyzing, and purchasing a great dental practice. In this book you'll find answers to questions like: - How do I find a good practice? - How do I choose a good accountant and attorney? - How can I tell a good practice from a bad one? - When is the right time to sign a letter of intent? - What can I negotiate besides price? - How do I get a bank loan? - What do I do after I find a practice to buy? After reading this book, you will be armed with the specific knowledge and checklists to find, analyze and purchase the right practice for you.

Master Dentistry E-Book

Volume 2: Restorative Dentistry, Paediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics
Author: Peter Heasman
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0702055581
Category: Medical
Page: 437
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Master Dentistry is designed as a revision guide for dental students and presents the key elements of the curriculum in an easy-to-digest format. Based on sound educational principles, each volume in the series is fully illustrated throughout and is supported by extensive self-assessment questions which allow the reader to assess their own knowledge of the topic and perfect their exam techniques. This third edition has been fully updated throughout and addresses the restorative, paediatric and orthodontic aspects of dentistry. The Master Dentistry volumes are perfect for undergraduate students as well as post-graduates preparing for the MJDF in the UK or international equivalent, and the ORE. Information presented in a style which facilitates easy recall for examination purposes and a ready understanding of the subject Key facts are highlighted and principles of diagnosis and management emphasised Gives the reader a 'feel for the subject' and details essential communication skills Offers practical guidance on how to prepare for exams and make best use of the time available Perfect for BDS exam preparation and candidates taking the MJDF, ORE or other post-graduate exams Law & Ethics Chapter has been awarded second postgraduate prize in the Dental Protection/Schülke 2012 Premier Awards Reflects changes with regards to registration examinations, the development of specialist lists and the Overseas Registration Examination Fully revised self-assessment material provided in the form of MCQs, EMQs, case histories, short notes, data interpretation, viva questions and picture questions – all of which integrate knowledge from across different chapters and focus the reader on decisions they will take in a given clinical situation

Your First Year in Real Estate, 2nd Ed.

Making the Transition from Total Novice to Successful Professional
Author: Dirk Zeller
Publisher: Currency
ISBN: 9780307717658
Category: Business & Economics
Page: 304
View: 6518
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Newly Expanded with More Expert Advice to Help You Build a Winning Real Estate Career Welcome to the world of real estate sales, and the start of an exciting new career! Your destiny is now in your hands. Along with endless opportunities, flexible hours, and the freedom to chart your own path, you also have the potential to earn fabulous amounts of money. All you need for total success is preparation. Revised and expanded, Your First Year in Real Estate contains the essential knowledge you need to start off right in today’s vastly changed real estate market, avoid common first-year missteps, and get the inside edge that will take you to the top. Real estate expert Dirk Zeller has compiled the industry’s proven secrets and strategies that will enable novice agents to hit the ground running and excel from day one. You’ll get the insider’s guide to: • Selecting the right company • Developing valuable mentor and client relationships • Using the Internet and social networking to stay ahead of the competition (NEW!) • Setting—and reaching— essential career goals • Staying on top in today’s challenging real estate climate (NEW!) • And so much more. Concise and thorough, Your First Year in Real Estate is like having the top coach right by your side. From the Trade Paperback edition.

How Not to Look Old

Fast and Effortless Ways to Look 10 Years Younger, 10 Pounds Lighter, 10 Times Better
Author: Charla Krupp
Publisher: Grand Central Life & Style
ISBN: 0446511064
Category: Health & Fitness
Page: 232
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Forget getting older gracefully--This is the beauty and style bible every woman has been waiting for!HOW NOT TO LOOK OLD is the first--ever cheat sheet of to-dos and fast fixes that pay-off big time--all from Charla and her friends, the best hair pros, makeup artists, designers, dermatologists, cosmetic dentists and personal shoppers in the biz. Packed with eye-opening details on hair color, brows, lipstick, wrinkle-erasers, jeans, shapewear, jewelry, heels, and more, the book speaks to every woman: from low maintenance types who don't want to spend a fortune or tons of time on her looks to high maintenance women who believe in looking fabulous at any price. There's also too-old vs. just-right before and after photos, celebrity examples of good and bad style, shopping lists of Charla's brilliant buys in fashion and beauty products, coveted addresses of "Where the top beauty pros go," fun sidebars--and more. Known to national audiences from her ten years on NBC's Today show, style expert Charla Krupp dishes out her secrets in this "ultimate" to-do list for looking hip and fabulous -- no matter what your age.

Job Readiness for Health Professionals - E-Book

Soft Skills Strategies for Success
Author: Elsevier
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323292240
Category: Medical
Page: 256
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You might know how to properly bill patients, draw blood, or code in a professional work environment, but are you prepared to find and keep your next job? Using an easy-to-read, easy-to-follow format, Job Readiness for Health Professionals: Soft Skills Strategies for Success gives you an advantage in the job market by guiding you through what you need to know to master the essential soft skills — such as professional habits, attitudes, and personality traits — needed for every entry-level healthcare job. If you want long-term success as a working professional, then this book is for you! Critical thinking exercises woven throughout skills include multidisciplinary scenarios from the field. What If? boxes feature short scenarios for the you to think about how you would handle a situation in the workplace. Case studies use fictional vignettes to illustrate the issues involved with the specific skills. Down a Dark Road vignettes illustrate what can go terribly wrong when a skill is ignored or not mastered. Behavioral objectives provided for mastering each skill. Worktext format with journaling activities give you opportunities for self reflection on your skills progress. Experiential Exercises are actions or experiments that you can perform on your own to gain a deeper appreciation for the skill. Cross Currents with Other Skills cross references related skills, pointing out the synergies and connections between them.