WAYS TO MAKE A BAD DAY BETTER

WAYS TO MAKE A BAD DAY BETTER

How many of us always have great days? I suppose that how we define a “great” day is subjective depending on what a great day means to each of us individually. More often I find myself hearing people say in response to their day, “Well today, at least I’m vertical” or “I’m on the right side of the grass.” I usually find these kinds of responses really humorous, but a little sad. One thing that I am beginning to value more often is time. I am realizing that time is the one gift we receive that is so incredibly valuable. Our days consist of 24 hours of time which must be used wisely. How horrible it would be to live each day in a state of sadness or despair. However, we all have “bad” days from time to time. It’s all a part of life, and each of us face irritations throughout the day. Traffic congestion, poor customer service, car problems, a difficult person that we’re dealing with, etc. can cause us to think that this is turning out to be a really bad day. ......
WAYS TO BECOME MORE LIKEABLE

WAYS TO BECOME MORE LIKEABLE

How many of us have to deal with “jerks” from time to time? Well, I can say with a great deal of confidence that most of us have interactions with individuals who truly have no clue as to their lack of people skills or how they come across to others. I realize more and more in my interactions with others that individuals who are truly likeable leave a lasting positive impression on others. These are folks who are genuine in their relationships with themselves and others. The fact is that no matter what business we are in; we are definitely in the people business. And guess what? The more that people like you, the better and easier your life becomes! Likeability is a major facet of who we are that can get us to where we want to go in life. Likeability plays a tremendous role in everyday experiences such as getting good service at a restaurant all the way to whether we are elected to a political office. ......
IS YOUR OFFICE EMBEZZLE-PROOF? HOW TO GUARD AGAINST EMBEZZLEMENT

IS YOUR OFFICE EMBEZZLE-PROOF? HOW TO GUARD AGAINST EMBEZZLEMENT

You practice dentistry because you enjoy helping patients. At the same time, you went into business to make a profit. What happens when you discover that a trusted employee is stealing your profits? Think it cannot happen to you? Think again…no one is immune! In this article you will learn to recognize the profiles and modus operandi of embezzlers, safeguards you can implement to protect your practice from being an easy target, as well as what to do if you discover that you are a victim of embezzlement. ......