The Best Managers Have These Qualities

best managers have these qualities

Leadership is never easy. When running a business, you need the members of your team to respect you. Gaining respect from your employees means that they will be more likely to listen to you, and contribute to the mission of your business. The “old school” management approach often meant fire-breathing behavior, which set up a boss to be listened to out of fear. The problem with this approach is it does not last, and employees tend not to show respect …

Promoting Your Practice with Selfie Marketing

selfie marketing

Did you know that some of the most effective marketing strategies on social media come from stuff that you (the business) didn’t post? That is right! These new “Selfie marketing” campaigns are sweeping across social media, impacting businesses in a positive way. Here is what you need to know about Selfie marketing, and how to it can improve your practice. First, keep in mind that this new strategy does not mean that you should quit posting regular stuff onto your …

Tips For A More Effective Team Meeting

better team meeting

When was the last time you got excited about a team meeting? Nowadays, meetings are seen as boring, counterproductive, and a waste of time. Here are some tips on how you can make your team meeting more effective than they probably are. However, these tips will only work if you implement them – starting today! Meetings are usually filled with statistics, calls to actions, and sometimes are nothing short of a war room. However, your team meetings need to be …

Benefit of Google Reviews

google reviews

If you own a business, you probably have heard the saying that “word of mouth” is the best form of advertising. Word of mouth spreads much differently these days than it used to, thanks to the explosion in popularity of social media. Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram allow people to share their experience as customers with zero filters.  The same can be said through online reviews. For dental practices, in particular, Google reviews play a significant role in shaping the way …

How to Get Patients to Keep Appointments

how to get patients to keep appointment

Canceled appointments cost your practice time and money. If more than 1 percent of the total appointments at your practice are broken due to last-minute cancellations or no-shows, then you need to find a way to cut down on these behaviors. Here are a few steps you can take to help encourage your patients to keep their appointments. Education – You and your staff must impress upon your patients the value of a scheduled appointment, and also instill a sense …