How To Avoid Tech Neck?

How To Avoid Tech Neck?

Dental assistants are taught a lot about the importance of proper posture while at work, and for good reason. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders cost the United States millions of dollars every year in lost wages, disability payouts, and decreased productivity....

Importance Of Having Routine As A Professional

Most jobs require you to be at a certain place at a certain time – dental office work is no exception. The quickest way to find yourself in a negative position with your boss is to fail to meet the time management expectations set upon you. One very effective method...

How To Attain A Healthy Life & Work Balance?

When you work in a dental office, it may go unnoticed, but it is surely a job that can lead to stress. Not only do you need to have professional/medical/technical skills, you will also need to be able to provide a certain level of customer service, and also maintain a...
How To Get On Boss’ Good Side?

How To Get On Boss’ Good Side?

In any profession, it is important to be able to collaborate and work effectively with your colleagues. Even more so, it is critical that you have a positive working relationship with your boss. Everyone has probably had a terrible boss at some time and it certainly...
How to Get Ready for Work in Under 30 Minutes!

How to Get Ready for Work in Under 30 Minutes!

1. Skip the shower- Dry shampoo is your best friend Waking up extra early to take a shower is unappealing to many people. This becomes even more of a hassle when you have long hair that needs to be dried and styled. One of the best tricks to get away with skipping...
Exercising For Better Mental Health

Exercising For Better Mental Health

Often times it can be challenging to find a healthy work-life balance. Balance takes planning and effort to be implemented correctly. It is important to make time for exercise and leisurely activity. We all know the stresses of work and home can take a toll after a...
Dental Assisting – A Top 10 Career!

Dental Assisting – A Top 10 Career!

Dental Assistants Really Have Something to Smile About. Recent reports from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show that the employment of dental assistants is expected to grow 18 percent in the next decade, which is much faster than the average for all occupations in the...
Men Find Job Satisfaction in Healthcare Support Positions

Men Find Job Satisfaction in Healthcare Support Positions

Dental offices are looking to bridge the gender gap. The majority of dental assistants in America are women, but that trend is slowly changing. According to a New York Times article, gender patterns in the workplace are shifting, primarily as a result of economic...
Is Dental Assisting A Growing Job Field?

Is Dental Assisting A Growing Job Field?

A 4-year college degree isn’t for everyone, especially young people who aren’t looking to accumulate major debt. The average cost of of attending a public college is more than $28,000 per year, and private colleges on average are more than $59,000, according to a...
Resume Building Tips and Tricks for Dental Assistants

Resume Building Tips and Tricks for Dental Assistants

The first impression a potential employer receives is a resume. For a resume to be successful, it should be a reflection of your personality and skills. Most people (especially in the dental field) make the mistake of putting too much information/don’t include the...