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New Year, New Dental Assistant Job?

The end of the year and the beginning of a new one are often times for self-reflection, and for setting (and hopefully sticking to) both short- and long-term go...

What Dental Assistants Said in 2018

At DANB and the DALE Foundation, we love hearing dental assistants’ stories throughout the year. We always want to learn about your day and your passion for the...

5 Things You Wish the Dentist Knew

Many dental assistants regularly tell us they have the best bosses. However, others have shared that they sometimes feel frustrated with the dentist. “Assistant...

Overheard in the Dental Office

Dental assistants see and hear all kinds of things in the dental office. Sometimes you hear positive feedback from your employer, your teammates and — best of a...

5 Dental Assisting Myths — Debunked!

As a dental assistant, do you ever feel like people may not understand your job? It can be easy for non-assistants to assume that dental assisting doesn’t en...

How to Treat Yourself during DARW

It’s finally here: Dental Assistants Recognition Week (DARW)! This week, we encourage each and every one of you to celebrate yourselves and all your dental assi...

6 Signs Your Dental Team Is the Best

Being part of a great team is the best, isn’t it? You often tell us that you’re grateful for your “work besties.” These colleagues brighten your workdays and...