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No need to fear, follow the 20/20/60 rule.

In Community Marketing, Digital & Traditional Marketing, Operational Best Practices, Physician Referral Marketing, Practice Branding by ChelseaLeave a Comment

Today’s Pivotal Moments is longer than most, but I think it is a very important message in today’s market, which seems to be filled with so much uncertainty. Too often I see fear-based messages from industry leaders proclaiming the demise of private practice. The fact is, we are entering the golden age of our industry, …

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Change the dynamic in your relationships with new patients

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A patient’s trust in their hearing healthcare provider is essential for the delivery of high quality care. We are in the business of improving the lives of our patients, but these folks are often wary of professionals who dispense hearing aids and are generally not thrilled about spending a significant amount of money on something …

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How much should a bookkeeper work?

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Our bookkeeper works 3 days a week supporting a 4-location practice. When we open our 5th location next month, she’ll still work only 3 days a week. We’re able to efficiently run the practice with minimal human and financial resources dedicated to bookkeeping because of the cloud-based technology we’ve adopted. This includes Sycle Practice Management …

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What this motel has to do with your practice.

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This is the Sunset Motel in Athens, Ohio, and in 1961, my late father, Bill Diles Sr., almost bought it. He had been a hearing aid dispenser for about 10 years at that point, and he was worried about the future of the industry and whether he would be able to support his family in …

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What are you going to do to grow in 2016?

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A patient of ours who has 5,300 employees once told me, “If you run your business today like you did yesterday, you won’t be around tomorrow.” Hopefully you grew at least as much as the hearing aid market did in 2015 – a little more than 4%. With more competitors who are increasingly sophisticated, aggressive, …