Implementing Equal Pay in Dental Laboratories

In a recently conducted survey, we asked how employees felt about their roles in the dental industry. This survey brought up some interesting results, from job satisfaction to salary averages. The most interesting result was the difference between the salaries of men and women, plus their satisfaction with their current remuneration packages. Our salary results showed that the median for

Continue reading

Finding Your First Job with Your Dental Technology Degree

Finding Your First Job after Graduating with Your Dental Technology Degree Dental technology has always utilised a certain amount of science combined with artistry, but this ratio is changing. With newer computerised technologies being introduced, the number of graduate students is increasing because degree level education is frequently required for advanced level dental technologies. It might seem reasonable to assume

Continue reading

Employee Retention – Attract, Reward & Retain Dental Lab Staff

Employee Retention – Attract, Reward & Retain Dental Lab Staff Hiring and retaining the right employees is essential for any successful business and is a good measure of the health of a company. A good workforce can boost client satisfaction which in turn lifts morale within a firm. Many companies invest time and money in training staff, and failing to

Continue reading

10 Social Media Blunders That Could Cost You That Job

10 Social Media Blunders That Could Cost You That Job In the constantly improving world of technology, social networks have become an invaluable source of information for both employers and those seeking jobs. Excelling at your interview may fall second to any blunders your potential employer finds on your social media profiles. Pay close attention to your overall online presence,

Continue reading

Den-Tech Are Looking For Volunteers

The Den-Tech Organisation Den-Tech is the brain child of dental technicians Andrea Johnson and Andrew Sinclair who after visiting Uganda with a clinically orientated dental charity, realised that there was a great need for quality dental technology services in the country and other developing countries like it. The Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) they have set up is designed to relieve

Continue reading

Learn Digital RPD’s in a Day

Want to be able to design and offer a digital rpd’s in a day? Solvay are about to launch their first course, titled ‘Design digital RPD’s in a day‘. Taking place at the fully equipped training centre at Skillbond HQ High Wycombe on July 24th 2017. Course content will include:- Introduction to digital RPD design Parameters required for Ultaire AKP Demonstration and

Continue reading

Advertising v Recruiters

Advertising v Recruiters – As a dental lab owner, you will have grappled with this decision many a time, “Should I advertise or should I use a recruiter?”. There are positives to both methods, however which method is most effective? Are recruiters just an expensive form of advertising? Let’s take a look at both sides and see what works best for

Continue reading

CV Writing Tips

10 tips on writing a successful CV If you want your CV to be shortlisted, you have to make it very easy for the employer to see why you are the ideal candidate for the role by emphasizing your relevant skills and experience. The way your CV is presented will also be subject to scrutiny. For instance, you may claim to

Continue reading
X