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Pathways to Leadership in Corporate Optometry

Becoming a leader in the eyecare industry extends well beyond clinical expertise, and taking the leap from clinician to practice CEO and beyond is something you have to actively work toward. We sat down with some of the biggest names in optometry including Denise Mogil, OD, Carl Spear, OD, Artis …

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How To Become a Contact Lens Specialist

Melissa Barnett OD

Dr. Melissa Barnett discusses how to become a contact lens specialist or identify opportunities for specialization by leveraging your passions. There are many specialties in optometry – from vision therapy, to dry eye, specialty contact lenses, pediatrics, and countless other areas you can focus on or build a practice around. …

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The Average Workday as a Corporate Optometrist

The Average Workday as a Corporate Optometrist

This is a sponsored post by National Vision, a supporter of NewGradOptometry & new graduate optometrists! 😎 Most new graduates have heard the advice “don’t be a corporate optometrist” from their respective optometry school, because of stories of the patient load, stigma from colleagues, lack of diagnoses/treatment, and many other reasons. …

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Vision Expo East 2019 Live Panels and Films

Vision Expo East 2019 Live Talk Schedule NGO

Join NewGradOptometry & CovalentCareers at Booth C4067 at Vision Expo East 2019! NewGradOptometry and CovalentCareers will have a dedicated booth and presence at Vision Expo East 2019 and we will be filming LIVE interviews and hosting panel discussions with some of the top thought leaders in optometry. Come check out …

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The NewGradOptometry Audio Series Is Live!

NGO Audio Series podcast

Welcome to the NewGradOptometry Audio Series! We’re combing our archives to bring you our best content in a format that’s easy to listen to wherever you are. Check out our existing episodes on this page, or subscribe to our podcast: Spotify Google Play Apple Podcasts Stitcher RSS Feed Or, if …

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What’s The Average Starting Salary For Optometrists?

What's the Average Starting Salary for Optometrists

Newly graduated optometrists embarking on their first year of clinical practice can potentially make a wide starting salary range depending on their practice modality and professional goals. Some new grads already have job opportunities waiting for them, while others prefer additional training through residency in a particular discipline(s). In this …

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