Posts Tagged ‘Deanna L. Robinson’

Communication for a Win – Win

  We all know that communication is important. Let us look at few scenarios that may help to improve your Dental practice, your production, and maybe your overall satisfaction with life. Let’s begin with communicating with Millennials, most likely you have a few working for you, and you have them as patients. There is some…

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How is Your Oxygen Mask Fitting?

How is Your Oxygen Mask Fitting?   Most of us have had an opportunity to fly in an airplane and hear the safety announcement prior to takeoff. “In case of an emergency, place the oxygen mask on yourself, THEN, assist those around you.” How are you doing, taking care of yourself?   Here at Dentistry…

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Will You Read This?

Last night after a long day, my husband, the dentist, found me asleep on the back deck, with a book on my chest, and a smile on my face. I awoke with his presence, and we proceeded to have a deep, profound, rewarding conversation. Why should this matter to you? Because after thirty years of…

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Observation to Conclusion

I attended a few social outings this past week. One was my husband-the-dentist’s Study Club, and the other was a College football game. I observed different individuals and came to the same conclusion. Social Media engagement – MATTERS Your patients are watching you. If you aren’t current with technology that relates to social media, how…

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I'm Blinded, I Can't See

I was hiking a beautiful late summer morning, and the sun was on my left side, as I headed South on the trail. Every time the trail curved to my left, I was temporarily blinded by the bright early morning sun. The trail was still there, I just couldn’t see it. What is right in…

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Why Would I Want to Attend That?

I asked my husband the dentist, if he would attend a “Spiritual Retreat” in Montana. His response was, “Why would I want to attend that?” I replied, “Because I do.” Now, this is not a blog post about marriage. It’s about thought provoking. (I know that’s not really a complete sentence.) I wanted to attend…

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10 Habits of Wealthy Successful People

As a dentist you know how to fill a cavity and perform a root canal. Do you have the following skills that wealthy and successful people have?   Listen to audiobooks during your commute. 63% of Millionaires do this. Wake up before the sun comes up. 44% of multimillionaires wake at least 3 hours before…

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(Don't) Burn, Baby, Burn

Burnout. Read this experience from a fellow dentist: “In retrospect, I barely noticed that while I was ‘improving’ my practice, I had became distant from my family, pushed my staff harder and harder and had stopped going out. My wish was to do well and keep things moving forward, but it seemed everyone around me…

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Ultimate Dentists

There is an option besides going it alone? You’re a solo practitioner. Maybe you work with others or for someone. Most times, it feels like you are in your practice alone. You sure don’t want to appear weak, or unknowing. I get that. It’s the same for me. That’s why I have mentors, and enjoy…

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Do This, Don't Do This

Are you a member of the ADA? You should be. I can’t imagine being part of an industry, and not being a member of their Association. Membership has it’s benefits. http://www.ada.org/en/member-center/ Helping All Members Succeed (The mission statement for the ADA)    Core Values Commitment to Members Integrity Exellence Commitment to the Improvement of Oral Health…

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