employee relations

5 steps to take after failing an OSHA inspection
5 steps to take after failing an OSHA inspectionFailing an OSHA inspection can be scary, but taking steps to correct the mistakes and move forward can make a world of difference.
How to handle sexual harassment in the dental practice
How to handle sexual harassment in the dental practiceIn the wake of the #MeToo movement, it's important to remind women, including those in the dental industry, that they're not alone.
Do you know how to communicate effectively?
Do you know how to communicate effectively?Learning how to communicate effectively with patients — and your boss — can make all the difference in the dental office.
The 5 steps of delegation
The 5 steps of delegationDelegation is an art, not a science, but there are some concrete steps you can take.
How to deal with lazy employees
How to deal with lazy employeesThe reason your staff members aren't motivated to work may surprise you.
The right way to talk to employees
The right way to talk to employeesDisciplinary issues shouldn't be a formal event — but you should take steps to protect yourself.
6 awkward dental office situations — and how to deal with themFrom dealing with a boss you hate to confronting a practice bully, here are some tips on how to handle difficult situations.
What almost killed Microsoft — and what dentists should learn from it
What almost killed Microsoft — and what dentists should learn from itOne of the biggest companies on the planet almost destroyed itself, but there's a lesson in its failure.
Corporate vs. private practice: which is better for hygienists?Exploring the pros and cons of these workplace settings.
How to handle mental health issues in the dental practice
How to handle mental health issues in the dental practiceMental health can be a difficult topic to discuss, but doing so may save a coworker's life.