Business Training in Dental School?

by Dr. Ron Arndt

When you think back about your training in dental school, how similar was your experience to the one that I write about in my book, Killing the Practice Before it Kills You: How Throwing Out My Business Model Saved My Life?

“The startling truth about dental school: there was little or no training on practice management techniques, business training, how or where to set up a practice, how to hire, or how to market my new business. I didn’t know what a profit-and-loss statement looked like, let alone what to do with it. At graduation, I was awarded my Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree, a slap on the back, and the phrase, “Go get ’em, Tiger!” I was thinking,

Now what?”

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