How to Avoid Optometry Burnout

Burnout is something that we all might feel at some point during our careers. Early on in your optometry career, you might feel the need to work hard and to pay off all of your student loans as quickly as possible. I have heard of some new grads working 7 …

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Get Involved In Optometry

Optometry is a legislative profession. I am sure you have heard this at some point in school or during your career. We cannot move forward as a profession unless we as optometrists support ourselves, eachother, and our profession. This requires that we get involved. We had an opportunity to chat …

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3 Patient Education Pearls in Optometry

Patient education is key. As you begin your career, you will quickly learn how important it is to be an effective communicator with your patients, and unfortunately, how very difficult it can be. Oftentimes, it is easy to think you are communicating clearly, but in reality, your patients might not …

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How to Improve Optometry Practice Marketing by 10X

Optometry practice marketing can play a large role in business strategy. Private practice Optometry is no exception. There are many strategies on how to improve optometry practice marketing, and different techniques and avenues to do so. However, it can be difficult to determine where to begin and what resource might …

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10 Things to Know Before You Purchase Optometry Equipment


ne of the biggest questions for many practitioners centers around the optometry equipment and technology he or she should be buying and implementing within the practice. In the constantly evolving world of technology how do we keep up and pick out the “practice changing” diagnostic equipment from the simply glamorous …

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Hilarious Optometrist Bloopers Video from Vision Expo

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Here at NewGradOptometry and CovalentCareers we are always keeping things fun. We don’t take ourselves too seriously and know that the right ingredients to the cocktail of life include an extra shot of (vitreous) humor, hehe. We put together this tribute blooper video from all of our amazing friends, team members, …

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