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How to Be a Better Listener

What do the Pope, the Dalai Lama, and Paul Sacco, PhD. all have in common? They are all great listeners. We all have it in us to be good listeners. I happen to think that most dentists are good listeners, when they are focused on their patients. I believe it carries over in other areas…

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NOW IS THE TIME

The end of the year is a busy time for you. Getting the procrastinating patients in, since they have met their deductible for the year, and they can’t put off the work any longer. You’ve got year end reports and information to get to your accountant. Family and friends are filling the last available time…

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It’s Time

This time of year, our list of what we want to do, should do, and have to do; seems endless. There is another way of being and interacting with December. It takes some deliberate decisions to enjoy, yet I have faith in your ability to make it happen for yourself. As always, begin with the…

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Miscellaneous BONUS

You may have thought we were all finished with these miscellaneous posts, yet, here is another one! I know, the title is not super creative, yet I’m filled with hope that you’ve found value in the previous information. We talk about GRATITUDE  quite a bit here at Dentistry It’s Personal (DIP). It’s because that is…

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Miscellaneous Part 3 of 3

I hope you’ve enjoyed this little series of miscellaneous information for growing your Dental Practice, improving yourself, and plain ole information. Here is part 3, of information, that if you take it to heart, you’ll improve your life. Are you a nice person? Do you bully your team? Okay, so most people that aren’t nice…

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Miscellaneous Part 1 of 3

This post will be the first part of a three part series of miscellaneous information that will assist you moving your dental practice forward. As you will see by my first point, at Dentistry It’s Personal (DIP), we’re all about the dentist/specialist, yet this information can be applied to most businesses and people. *There are…

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An Unusual Visit

  Please read this post in its entirety, to get the full meaning. I’m aware, it’s a bit strange. Recently I toured a historic museum, with the hope there might be some space available for the nonprofit I run, to utilize as office space. I went to the State Hospital (now known as the Colorado…

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Continuing Education

If you are similar to most professionals, once you finished your last exam, last board, you didn’t want to see another book or technical material for a long time. Yet, you knew that once you began practicing, you were/are required to participate  in regular continuing education. “People should think things out fresh and not just…

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