Monday Huddle: Hiring and keeping team members

Sept. 29, 2021
The overarching problem in dentistry today is hiring and keeping great teams. Dr. David Rice explains why and what you can do about it in three steps.

What’s the number one problem in dentistry today? Hiring and keeping great teams. And the number one reason that’s an issue today is that most dentists would rather be liked than trusted.

Today’s Monday Huddle topic is we need to be trusted more than we need to be liked.

Here are my three take-homes on this….

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Editor’s note: This video first appeared in Through the Loupes newsletter, a publication of the Endeavor Business Media Dental Group. Read more articles and subscribe to Through the Loupes.

Founder of the nation’s largest student and new-dentist community, igniteDDS, David R. Rice, DDS, travels the world speaking, writing, and connecting today’s top young dentists with tomorrow’s most successful dental practices. He is the editorial director of DentistryIQ and leads a team-centered, restorative and implant practice in East Amherst, New York. With 27 years of practice in the books, Dr. Rice is trained at the Pankey Institute, the Dawson Academy, Spear Education, and most prolifically at the school of hard knocks. Contact him at [email protected].