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June 15, 2011 News Practice management

Don’t Forget to Analyze Your Practices’ Management Systems

by ken

From Dental Heroes – Jameson Management – June 12, 2011 Take the time to Analyze Take a look–a hard, honest look at each and every one of your systems and ask yourself, “What are we doing well?” Do more of

May 29, 2011 News Practice management

f(x,y) / f'(x,y) = 255 – f(x,y)

by ken

Title has nothing to do with the entry, just curious to see who’s reading. Motivated patients keep appointments, dentists told  from the Hartford Business.com Journal Online Q&A talks about issues in the management of a dental practice with Peter Gopal,

May 27, 2011 News Practice management

Nine things successful people do differently

by ken

From the Harvard Business Review – by Heidi Grant Halvorson Why have you been so successful in reaching some of your goals, but not others? If you aren’t sure, you are far from alone in your confusion. It turns out

May 21, 2011 News Cloud computingPractice management

I’ve looked at clouds from both sides now…

by ken

All this blather about cloud computing and it’s impact on dentistry, dental education – well, it’s not blather.. Curve Dental Announces Field Testing of Its Web-based Dental Imaging Software Image via Wikipedia Orem, Utah (PRWEB) May 21, 2011 Curve Dental,

May 18, 2011 News ElearningMarketing strategiesPractice managementTrends in Dental Education

Dental Practice Management: How to Reduce Broken Appointments by 25-50%

by ken

PR Newswire is hot today!!! Complimentary Webinar on Friday, May 20, 2011 at 10 a.m. Eastern, Hosted by Visionary Management MORRISVILLE, Pa., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Downtime caused by patient no-shows and cancellations is the biggest source of lost revenue for

May 17, 2011 News Dental TeamPractice management

Advertising for Dental Personnel is an Artform

by ken

From Dental Care Tips & News from the The Dental Heroes by Deb Roberge Creating effective ads to attract the “right” candidates for your specific practice is something that will not only assist you in locating more appropriate potential employees,

May 13, 2011 News Marketing strategiesPractice management

9 Reasons You Should Consider Digital Case Presentation in Your Practice

by ken

From Dental Heroes – Jameson Management – May 12, 2011 The world around us is changing, and it’s changing rapidly. As consumer (patient) needs and demands change, so too must the way you interact with them. In many cases, this

May 9, 2011 News Practice management

Why you maybe working more and enjoying it less

by ken

The following is from the Wall Street Journal – does it apply to dentistry?  We are a profession AND A BUSINESS – everything is grist for the mill……adapt away… By ANNE KADET Businesses expect a lot more out of their

May 6, 2011 News Innovations in dentistryMarketing strategiesNew TechnologiesPractice managementTechnologyTrends in DentistryWomen in dentistry

YAPI – Patient Flow Management and Productivity Solution

by ken

By Larry Emmott – May 2, 2011 There is a new technology product I am very excited about that will be introduced at the Townie Meeting May 4-7 in Las Vegas. It is called YAPI. At first glance YAPI looks like

May 3, 2011 News Practice management

It’s the singer, not the song REDUX

by ken

This has nothing and everything to do with dentistry.  Talent is talent irrespective of where it is demonstrated, by whom and regardless of the tools/toys, there still must be innate skill and the ability to anticipate and see the big

May 3, 2011 News Marketing strategiesPractice management

Taking one for the team

by ken

I’ve been at this “game” for 137 years. Never have I seen the impact of “everything” from an election to “terror” be so obvious and pervasive. The Canadian election, Conservative majority, NDP in opposition demonstrates the polarization in this country

May 3, 2011 News Marketing strategies

Zentistry and the art of motorcycle maintenance

by ken

PRWeb – Los Angeles – May 2, 2011 Los Angeles dentist, Dr. Jay Khorsandi at ZenDental is pleased to introduce the Exclusive ZenLounge. The ZenLounge features numerous technologies and upgrades to allow patients a chance to escape any anxieties from

April 24, 2011 News Practice management

Open invitation to all Practice Management gurus in Canada

by ken

The Levin Group has a spectacular feature on DrBicuspid.com – Practice Success….the item below is the latest…..I’d sincerely like to open this blog up to Canada’s finest and showcase their practice assistance efforts and commentary…….please contact me at any time

April 10, 2011 News Innovations in dentistryMarketing strategiesPractice management

Anticipate the inevitability of a trend…first run movies coming to a home theater near you…

by ken

I suggest you read this first……CLICK………..then ask yourself. In a world of upheaval, economic uncertainty, will your client base expect greater and greater innovation from you in regard to educating them on their needs………the old saw of making them want

April 8, 2011 News Pain management

Coffee table books personalize the Comprehensive Dental Experience

by ken

In a world of CAD/CAM dentistry, the inevitable has to be that people will share the information on their dental treatment as much as they will share their visit to Costa Esmeralda (a stay in the presidential suite of the

April 8, 2011 News Community outreachPractice managementSocial networkingTrends in Dental Education

Ignore an obvious trend at your peril!!!

by ken

Copy genius – it reads faster and in this sound byte era enacts greater impact than “if I see further, it’s because I stand on the shoulders of giants.”  A few years back, it became apparent to those of us

April 5, 2011 News Practice management

We are the champions my friend, and we’ll keep on fighting to the end

by ken

From Dental Tribune April 6th, 2011 Everyone is aware of the state of the economy and the effect it’s had on the dental profession. Let’s face it, 2009 – 2010 was tough for dental practices nationwide. We can “put our

March 31, 2011 News Practice management

Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions by Guy Kawasaki

by ken

A worthy read if you want to be “The Dental Office” Guy Kawasaki may be the Dale Carnegie of the technology age. While Enchantment is peppered with references to PowerPoint, Facebook, and other 21st century topics, much of the wisdom

March 27, 2011 News Community outreachSocial networking

iOS 5 may be getting a fall release, following WWDC cloud reveal

by ken

What does any of this have to do with your practice of dentistry………….in my opinion, EVERYTHING……this new Apple operating system to be released around the same time as the iPad3 will take social networking to an entirely new level. For

March 27, 2011 News Practice management

‘Do it like a dictator’ book wins prize for dentist

by ken

For some this may not seem remarkable, they’ve been doing it intuitively for years, but for others, it may be a revelation….. From Dental News……A dentist’s book advising dental practices to manage according to the leadership techniques of legendary Mongolian