Where Does the Time Go?

Are you effective at managing your time?  Many of us may not be as effective as we think, as discussed in the excellent book Deep Work by Cal Newport.  For example, in… Continue On +

8.6.15 teeth and money

Dentists and Payment Arrangements

Who is the best person in your practice for making payment arrangements? It’s rare when the answer is the dentist; however dentists can easily get caught up in inquiries about money whenever… Continue On +


Addressing Conflict with Questions

The Dalai Lama once said, “Dialogue is the most effective way of resolving conflict.” However, it is very common to react to a situation involving conflict or to move away and not… Continue On +

Dentist and patient

What Makes a Dental Practice Valuable?

What drives the value of a dental practice? The answer goes beyond the assets you can see: the new technology, the recent remodel, and the updated software. Your most important asset in… Continue On +

Rental House

Are You Considering Converting Your Home Into A Rental?

Article Highlights: Home Sale Gain Exclusion Home Sale Loss Rule Mortgage Interest Deductions When individuals buy new homes, they often consider turning their old homes into rentals rather than selling them. All… Continue On +

Business Challenge

When Challenged Do You Fear the Worst or Just See Roses?

Douglas Everett, a British chemist and author, once said, “There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who… Continue On +

New Form I-9

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has released the Revised Employment Eligibility Verification Form (Form I-9). The new Form I-9 is available at By September 18, 2017 all employers should… Continue On +

Cancel Appointment

Tracking Failed and Cancelled Appointments

You know how disruptive and costly it is when patients fail to show up for dental appointments and you are left with big holes in your schedule. It’s equally frustrating when patients… Continue On +