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Demystifying Corporate Optometry Myths

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Dec 1, 2017 11:23:00 PM

Some time ago, we had the opportunity to interview Dr. Maria Sampalis, of Sampalis Eyecare and Corporate ODs on Facebook, to discuss the secrets to success in the corporate optometry setting. One of the tips Dr. Sampalis offered was the need to debunk common misconceptions and stereotypes surrounding the corporate optometry industry.

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Industry Pulse, Optician

How Your Optometric Practice Can Benefit from Section 179

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Nov 29, 2017 3:30:00 PM

As the end of the year nears, your optometric practice will begin to fill with patients attempting to use their benefits for the year before they expire. This surge in traffic can result in an increase in optical dispensing profits and revenue from insurance claims. But, the end of the year also means that’s there are just a few weeks left to take advantage of the section 179 tax deduction.

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Optometry Office Software, Practice Owner

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Interview: Managing Changes in The Eyecare Industry

Posted by Janelle Pauli on Nov 27, 2017 2:32:00 PM

In this industry, things are constantly changing. And as an OD, business owner, or both it's critical that you're able to keep up with the changes and take the necessary steps to implement new trends and processes into your practice. If you aren't keeping up with the latest in the industry and your competitors are, your practice will start to fall behind and patients will notice. Keeping up with the changes as they come is a lot easier than doing a complete overhaul ten years down the road when you suddenly realize what you haven't been keeping up with.

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Industry Pulse, Change Management, Optometrist

How A Bad Hire Can Affect Your Optometric Practice

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Nov 25, 2017 11:23:00 PM

Staffing your optometric practice with skilled individuals is a challenging component of operating a successful practice. Unfortunately, sometimes you hire a candidate who isn’t the best fit for the role. When a new hire turns out to be the wrong fit for the job and your optometric practice, it could end up costing you more than your time.

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Tips for ECPs, Office Manager, Practice Owner

Is Your Optometric Practice In A One-door Or Two-door State?

Posted by Jeff Rezabek on Nov 22, 2017 3:25:00 PM

Practicing optometry in a corporate setting can be beneficial for new optometry graduates and experienced ODs. If you’re planning on going into to corporate optometry, one thing you should look at when considering joining a corporate optometry practice is if your state is a one-door or a two-door state.

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Tips for ECPs, Optometrist