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Optometry in Europe – My German Experience

Millennials are called a lot of things, but recent attention has been turned to our obsession with traveling. Coined the Wanderlust generation, it’s estimated that millennials make up roughly 20% of international travel. However, for many new doctors the sharp reality of student loan debt often means postponing the trips …

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Why Optometrists Should Care About Disruptive Innovation

While disruptive innovation in the eye care industry receives limited attention compared to mainstream examples like Netflix’s disruption to the video rental industry, it does occur and warrants more of our awareness. Why? Disruptive innovation has the potential to change the way we practice optometry (for better or for worse) …

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Important Tips in the World of Private Practice Optometry

In this video interview, filmed at Vision Expo East, Scot Morris, O.D., F.A.A.O talks private practice optometry. There are certain things practitioners should be comfortable doing in practice, or can do to increase the success of their business. Discovering Workflow Efficiency In Your Practice First and foremost, there are things that you …

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Residency in Optometry – No Need For One

If you are like me, you’ve been told since you were a first-year that completing a residency in optometry is the next logical step in your career path after graduation. And if you are even more like me, you questioned why this was the case. Some of the best answers …

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How to Make Money as an Expert Witness

If you’re looking to make some extra cash on your own time, and add some oomph to your resume, this is what you need to know to be an expert witness. How to get the job as an expert witness: Sometimes (rarely) a job falls into your lap. This is …

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