Key lessons for new grads and seasoned ODs alike.
Getting the guidance you need when launching a new practice.
By Benjamin Kachelman, OD April 21, 2021 Professional networking can take you to new heights as an optometrist. You can meet people...
By Margaret L. Gibson, OD April 14, 2021 The COVID-19 pandemic is the most devastating international crisis most people alive today have...
Promoting diversity, equity & inclusion in optometry--and in your own practice.
One OD's path to optometry & what it teaches about the value of flexibility.
What to look out for to ensure your practice is ethical.
ODs explain how they found the employer they had been looking for.
Managing leadership challenges to better serve patients & become more profitable.
The perhaps surprising benefits of working as a fill-in OD.
By Benjamin Kachelman, OD Oct. 28, 2020 The pandemic, with the accompanying lockdowns of the spring, has been trying. One of the...
Why I am a "chief vision officer," and not a "president" or "CEO."
Tips for succeeding in our pandemic-impacted workplace.
Tips for relaxing in the heat of the crisis.
The link between debt forgiveness & the future of independent optometry.
Tips for making it through an optometric mid-career slump.
Private Practice Decisions The stakes often feel so high for private practice owners, whether they are early-career ODs, those looking to grow...
A few great insights one OD gained from colleagues.
Tips for staying fresh & passionate about your work.
The sometimes surprising benefits of working in an OD-MD practice.
Learning how to make the best of multitasking.
The lead ODs are taking to solve the global eye health crisis.
Stories from three working OD mothers.
Why patients sometimes choose their own path.
The many benefits of concentrated focus.
What you have to gain by working in a hospital.
How one OD optimizes professional meetings.