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What Does It Take to Lead a Dental Team During a Pandemic? [Podcast]

Getting Past the Employment Disruptions
Supportive leadership

Since March 2020, many dental offices have experienced employment disruptions such as a furlough, layoff, reduction of hours, or unpaid leave. In this episode, we catch up with season one guest Ginny Hegarty, dental practice management strategist, speaker, coach and author, to talk about the new dental hiring challenges today. Ginny shares her expertise on helping dentists develop their leadership skills as they guide their offices into recovery from the pandemic.

This is episode 21 of Beyond the Mouth, an ongoing podcast series in which ADA’s Dr. Betsy Shapiro chats with a diverse group of people who can help with the non-clinical challenges dentists experience every day.

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Ginny Hegarty, SPHR

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Ginny Hegarty, senior professional in human resources (SPHR), is a dental practice management strategist, speaker, writer, and coach passionate about helping dental professionals create their next level of success and a practice that they love. She is best known for her expertise in practice growth and leadership with a focus on breakthrough communication success and employee engagement. Ginny is the founder and president of Dental Practice Development, Inc., providing practice management and team development services to dentistry since 1997.

She proudly serves as an ADA consultant to the Council on Dental Practice. Ginny is a past-president of The Academy of Dental Management Consultants. Her book, PIVOT, Practice Leadership Redefined, ‚Äčis available on Amazon. Ginny also offers HR GPS, a series of online courses on hiring, onboarding and developing your winning team.