Haunted by a Bad Employment Experience?


What to do if you’ve had a negative separation with a previous employer Maybe you were laid off as non-essential. Perhaps your contract wasn’t renewed. Maybe you got fired. Maybe you stormed out. Maybe you regret it. Maybe you don’t.  In honor of Halloween, we’re looking at the scary breaks with an employer, how to…

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Top 10 Inspirational Quotes That Are Also Great Career Advice


How do you see your dental career? Are you where you want to be, or do you still have a long way to go? We all spend a lot of time thinking about the things we need to do and perhaps too little thinking about what we want to do. Sometimes taking a step back…

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Infographic: What Your Favorite Dog Breed Reveals About Your Preferred Practice Culture

Dental - What Your Favorite Dog Breed Reveals

Ok, first of all, we did do a fair amount of research on this from a variety of sources including the esteemed American Kennel Club, but we don’t recommend leaving a job just because your Schnauzer told you to. Of course, we do recommend you talk to an ETS recruiter when you’re ready to fetch…

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Enticing Candidates with a Lifestyle, Not Just an Opportunity


There was a time when the practice owner looking to hire a Dentist or Dental Specialist was in a pretty good position. While there has always been competition for top candidates, in years past there were enough professionals to go around.  Today, the battle for talent has become hypercompetitive. It is no longer enough to…

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So Busy It’s Scary – Time for a New Associate?

scary waiting room

There are a lot of good reasons to hire a new dental associate, and just as many wrong ones. Ultimately, the decision is yours. While there may be some gray areas depending on your practice’s unique situation, here are a few guidelines to consider as your ponder whether now is the right time to hire…

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Think Before You Ink: Tattoo Tips for Young Professionals

think before you ink

There was a time when the rights to tattooed skin were reserved for traveling sailors and outlaw bikers. But the world has changed. Walk into any place of business today, and chances are, you’ll see somebody who is something less than rebellious sporting some kind of tattoo. While tattoos have become more acceptable in today’s…

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