Posts Tagged ‘optometry’

The Realities of a New Sublease OD

While there are many perks to being a sublease optometrist, going from zero experience professionally to starting your own practice can be scary, and rightfully so. Let’s debunk some myths about opening your own optometry clinic when you’re fresh out of school. You Will Be Your Own Boss Since you will be subleasing, you’ll technically…

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Is Your Sublease a Glorified Employment Position?

Within corporate optometry, there are many opportunities to become a sublease owner; however, not all of these opportunities are created equally.  Some agreements are not as beneficial to the OD as they should be, and it is important for you as an optometrist to be able to distinguish a good agreement from a bad one…

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5 Mistakes to Avoid as a First-Time Corporate Sublease Owner

As a first-time corporate sublease owner, you may feel excited and ready to assist patients using the skills and knowledge you have developed.  What you may feel less prepared for, however, is creating and evolving a business. While the medical skills learned throughout your optometry education are crucial, business and networking skills that may not…

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5 Tips for Climbing the Ladder of Success

The road to success is never just a straight highway. There are plenty of landmines and bunkers on the way, but the trick is to tread skillfully and carefully. Here is everything you need to keep in mind in order to reach the top. 1. Learn to Delegate Often, we feel that in order to…

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5 Things ODs Value The Most In Corporate Optometry

It is true that most individuals accept a job based upon the salary they are being offered from that place. However, as time goes on, there are more things these individuals begin to value. In addition to the salary, there are some other factors that can keep an individual hooked to their workplace. Here are…

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4 Things to Avoid When Self-Branding

Have you ever considered writing that you’re an expert on your résumé or on Linkedin? Did you come up with some game-changing innovations that changed the face of the last company you worked at? When you’re building your résumé or Linkedin profile you’re marketing yourself and like every good marketer,you want to deliver what you…

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Top 4 Tricks for Corporate Optometry Networking

In the corporate world, the secret to success is based on the people you know. Learn the secrets used by professionals to build business connections and get ahead in corporate optometry. 1. Have Something to Talk About Don’t just go up to someone you want to connect with without having anything to say to them.…

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Networking Tips for Young ODs

If you are a new graduate or are about to graduate soon networking can help elevate your career and find the job that you want. The ‘key’ to open the doors that will lead you on a path to a successful career is to have a strong peer network that will help you grow. If…

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