Staff Management

Can Your Optical Practice Retain Staff with Career Development Plans?

Setting a career path for your staff can benefit you, your staff, and your optical practice. Creating a career path for your employees is a...

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Staff Management

Avoid these 3 Problem Employee Types at all Costs

What are your "non-negotiables" when it comes to the people who work for you? Does everyone working for you know your hard lines so that...

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Staff Management

3 Tips For Recruiting Top Talent For Your Optometric Practice

Recruiting qualified individuals for your optometric practice is vital to ensuring that your practice runs smoothly and your patients are...

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Customer Service, Staff Management

Expert Panel Overview: Working with Different Generations

In almost every office of every business you'll find a team of staff that ranges across several different generations. Or, if your staff is...

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Optical Dispensing, Staff Management

Sales Skills You Need in your Optical Dispensary

As we've covered before, strong sales skills are integral to a practice that focuses on selling products. This especially applies to...

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Staff Management

How to Build a Successful Staff in Your Eyecare Practice

Building an effective team in a healthcare setting is no easy feat. In healthcare, teamwork can positively or negatively affect your...

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Staff Management

Breaking The Ice Between Staff Members in Your Eyecare Practice

We've talked before about the struggles of hanging on to the staff in your practice. Constantly hiring new people can be draining on you...

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Staff Management

Staff Training Books for Optometrists to Read

The success or failure of your practice is largely dependent on your staff. From productivity and motivation to training and development,...

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Staff Management

Salary Requirements for Optometry Staff

Doing some research on the average salary or range for your job title is a good idea before interviewing for new jobs, hiring a new staff...

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Staff Management

12 Interview Questions When Hiring an Optometrist

We know how important it is to hire the right people in your optometric practice. This becomes even more important when you're looking to...

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Staff Management

5 Skills Office Managers Should Master For Optometric Practice Success

Taking on management responsibilities can be an exciting new chapter in any professional’s career path. It can also be intimidating,...

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Staff Management

12 Interview Questions to Ask Your Optical Practice Candidates

Finding the perfect fit for your practice's staff when hiring new employees can prove to be quite the task. On top of looking for...

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Staff Management

How to Grow Old with Your Employees

One of the best things that can happen to your eyecare practice is having a staff that patients recognize year after year throughout their...

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Change Management, Staff Management

Throwback Power Hour Recap: Is Your Staff Resistant to New Optical Software?

In a previous episode of The Power Hour, Optometry's live talk radio show, Ian Lane took the chair and had a conversation with Dr. Gary...

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Practice Management, Staff Management

Training Small Eyecare Practices on a New PM System

Small practices don’t usually get to enjoy the budget and resources that large practices have access to. When it comes to training with a...

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Tips & Tools, Staff Management

Spreading Cheer for Eyecare Patients & Employees

Usually the winter holidays are filled with family reunions, festivities, events, and general conviviality. The holidays in 2020 are...

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