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Strategic Success: Common Traits Among Top Practices

By David Lucht|August 5th, 2014|

There is no “one-size-fits-all” or “easy to- implement” secret to success for dental practices. However, I do see commonalities in the strategies of top practices. These practices have 15% to 20% annual growth and maintain above average profitability. Here are [...]

Live Oak Bank Crosses Investment Advisory Lending Milestone

By Live Oak Bank|July 22nd, 2014|

$100 Million in loans have been made to Investment Advisors nationwide

WILMINGTON, NC – July 1, 2014 – Live Oak Bank, the nation’s only bank whose sole mission is to lend to independent business owners, [...]

Notes From The Road: Succession Planning

By Doug Gober|July 1st, 2014|

Developing a plan to identify who will take over your funeral home is a topic I address on a daily basis. I receive phone calls from professionals who have dedicated a large portion of their [...]

Enhancing Employee Engagement & Job Performance – Part 2

By Amanda Donnelly, DVM|June 23rd, 2014|

Establish feedback protocols.  Give staff regular, timely feedback which improves efficiency by reinforcing the job performance you want and discouraging behaviors you don’t want.  Feedback helps you work better with your team because employees [...]