Category: Culture
Culture Inspiration and Innovation ZenOne Podcast

#41 Elizabeth Bueno, Clinical Director of River Run Dental. Exciting Story of Growth, Focus and Team work.

09.22.2022, 7:02 PM

Episode #39 Dr. Tom Novak, DDS from 7 ops 2200SF to 12ops 4000SF building, best parenting advice, and 2 simple rules to a happy life

Dr. Tom has incredible story of growing up in Chicago ,having paper routes at 9 years old and growing up in the family of 6. After completing dental school, Tom joined the Navy for 5 years and then spent some time in Seattle making $31,000 a year before landing in Weatherford Texas. He recently expanded […]

09.15.2022, 7:17 PM

Episode#38 Santosh Patel on building Complete Specialty Solutions through perseverance and abundance mindset, why specialists burn out, and why AI will be so revolutionary in dentistry

Today I seat down with Santosh Patel, President of Complete Specialty Solutions. We talk about early days and how Santosh had to take PTO days to visit dental conferences and meet people at the Starbucks to save money on fancy dinners. With support of his and the family he decided to go all in and […]

08.15.2022, 11:58 AM

Episode #37 Dr. Benjamin Johnson, leadership during COVID times, navigating employees retention, daily routine for peak performance, and how to build a special family

Welcome back to ZenOne podcast. Today I’m visiting one of my favorite offices in Waco Texas, Acre Wood Dental and the team, Dr. Ben Johnson, Allison, Meghan and Dan Johnson. We discuss projects Dr. Johnson completed during COVID, managing during tough times, culture and leadership. We cover so many great topics on desire, what makes […]

08.15.2022, 11:45 AM
COVID-19 Culture Inspiration and Innovation Lifestyle

Okay….Now What?

12.22.2020, 11:28 AM

2020 the year of Patience and Priority

Those that navigate through 2020 and keep their head above the water deserve huge respect. It’s been a year of really testing everyone’s patience and in order to have some sense of stability, we all had to shift and rebalance our priorities. For most, it was rediscovering family time, for some it was learning a […]

11.11.2020, 11:48 AM

Changes in Dentistry-What does the future hold?

WHEW! Have you taken some time to really think about all that has changed over the last 6 months?  What a whirlwind!  Every position in the office has been affected by this.  Some have lower exposure risk, and some have very high exposure risks.  But one thing remains consistent:  The unspoken fear of what the […]

09.16.2020, 10:44 PM

How to Have a Positive Work Environment

Who likes to get up in the morning and DREAD going into the office? How many of us work for fun? (Being honest, MOST of us have to work)! So, how can we make this a great place to be? How can we make our teams feel secure, appreciated, and that each and every one […]

08.12.2020, 5:27 AM

Grassroots Entrepreneurship is the Only Way Forward POST-COVID

Many are concerned with what’s next? When do we get back to normal? What is the new normal? While all of these things are important, I truly believe that the new normal is the renaissance of entrepreneurship in the dental space. Every person who is in the operatory or the front desk has an IDEA! […]

08.06.2020, 10:21 PM

When is change the right step forward?

Since we started Zen in 2016 I knew that the only way to grow and build the right solution is to say “Yes” to everything. The ability to say YES, perhaps at the expense of thinking through, is a strength and I try to lead my incredible team with this in mind.  We said yes […]

07.20.2020, 11:28 AM