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Start of the 2016-17 Lucy Hobbs Project Leadership Series

As part of our 2016-17 Lucy Hobbs Project Leadership Series, we are happy to announce the beginning of our INTERACTIVE QUESTIONS SERIES! Every week, on our Facebook page, we will present an INDUSTRY-RELEVANT QUESTION based on the month’s overarching theme! JOIN IN and give us YOUR THOUGHTS on important topics in dentistry today! Based on your responses, we will post relevant supplemental information (articles, podcasts, videos, etc.) on our Facebook page and on this website to facilitate a deeper understanding of…

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Giving Back 1,000 Smiles at a Time – Maboby “BB” Bahadarkhann

 In 1983, my parents fled the killing fields of Cambodia for the relative safety of a refugee camp in Thailand. This is where I was born. Ten months after my birth, my family was sponsored as refugees and was able to relocate to Chicago, Illinois. The United States truly was the “land of opportunity” and my family did well. My parents had three more children, all girls, and relocated to Orange County, California. After graduation and a brief stint in…

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Digital Marketing – Not So Scary

Earlier this week, I had the privilege of attending the AAWD’s Empower You Web Cast: Social Media for Dentists: Game-Changing Tips for Your Dental Office’s Digital Footprint.  I was one of about 25 participants in this interactive and informative webinar presented by Brad Newman of Dentainment.  Brad provided some really great information about different social networks, how to empower your team as advocates, and the real, measurable benefits to focusing on digital marketing. Digital marketing.  That sounds so scary, doesn’t…

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The Annual Celebration Breakdown

Your family is important.  Your work is important.  You are important. And it is vital to remember that last one.  We would like to invite you to be a part of an event that will remind you of that. On June 6, 2014, The Lucy Hobbs Project will host its second annual celebration in Orlando, FL at the Omni Championsgate Resort.  If you need more persuading than sunny Orlando, keep reading.  This one-day event will include (3) 1-credit CE courses,…

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To Hashtag or Not to Hashtag? That is the #question

Remember when the only time you would ever press shift+3 was when you would shorthand the word “number”?  Those were the days.  Nowadays, that four-lined symbol resembling a tic-tac-toe board (#) translates to hashtag: a social media phenomenon that helps users search and sort topics.  I am sure you have seen this trend in action at some point [lest we forget the #YOLO craze!] but are you completely familiar with how it works and its immense advantages?  Let’s walk through…

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