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Three Important Skills Every Dental Hygienist Needs

Three Important Skills Every Dental Hygienist Needs | The AGA Group

Are you a dental hygienist looking for new opportunities to grow? In addition to required education and training, there are some essential skills every dental hygienist needs to be successful. And while there are several important skills required in the dental hygienist profession, here are three of the most important ones:   What Are The… Read more »

Can you find meaning in your work (even at a job you don’t love)?

While some people are working at their dream job, many are just “making a living” and hopefully getting benefits. Many of us have found ourselves questioning if what we’re doing at work makes an impact, especially if we’re in an environment where we are ignored, mistreated, or feel like we don’t matter. You don’t have… Read more »

More than a Candidate Database: Benefits of Working with The AGA Group 

Has your dental organization struggled with workforce retention in recent years? If you haven’t yet considered the services of a staffing firm, it may be time to explore how The AGA Group’s staffing solutions can improve your hiring outcomes. At The AGA Group, we are more than just a candidate database for our clients. Our… Read more »

Your Competitive Advantage: Dental Recruiting Specialist Stacy Wunderly, RDH

Stacy Wunderly Sales Operations Exec with The AGA Group

The AGA Group has provided expert dental staffing services in the Kansas City Metro area, including Overland Park, Wichita, St. Louis, Kansas City, and Omaha for over 40 years. As a specialized dental staffing firm, we connect leading hospital systems, teaching hospitals, dental schools, and private practices with hardworking dental professionals. What’s the secret to… Read more »

How to Keep Your Employees Motivated to Boost Productivity  

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Does it seem as though productivity at your dental facility or practice has been lagging lately? It’s not uncommon for employees to feel unmotivated from time to time due to a variety of factors, such as burnout, lack of training, or poor management. This is also referred to as “quiet quitting”. While there are many… Read more »

Three Reasons Why Higher Pay Shouldn’t Outweigh Benefits 

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Are you considering different salary offers in the dental field? While it may be tempting to accept a position offering the highest pay, there are many other factors to keep in mind. From hidden healthcare costs to work-life balance, here are three important reasons why higher pay should not outweigh benefits during the job search:  … Read more »

Why a 401(k) is Important  

As a medical temp staffing agency in Kansas City MO The AGA Group employs top healthcare professionals

Are you a dental professional considering different employment options? While salary may be a top priority, there are other factors to think about when choosing a job and employer. In particular, a traditional 401(k) plan is a very important part of any benefits package, as it will help you achieve your retirement goals and save… Read more »

Three Top Trends in the Dental Industry in 2022 

Three Top Trends in the Dental Industry in 2022 | The AGA Group

The healthcare industry continues to change at the speed of light and the dental field is no exception. As many new developments take shape, dental professionals must proactively keep up with the latest trends so they can successfully manage their practices and provide the best care to patients. Check out three of this year’s top… Read more »

Is Your Potential Candidate Reliable?  

Is Your Potential Candidate Reliable?  | The AGA Group

Has it been an ongoing struggle to hire candidates who are reliable and willing to go the extra mile? With employee turnover being a major issue in the dental field, employers must be increasingly focused on finding candidates who are both dependable and professional. However, gauging reliability in potential candidates is not always easy, especially… Read more »

Resume Tips: Is a Summary Still Necessary? 

Resume Tips: Is a Summary Still Necessary? | The AGA Group

Does your resume still have a summary section? If so, it may be time to ditch the summary and restructure your resume without it. Summaries generally don’t enhance a resume and are no longer considered necessary. If you’re conflicted about removing the summary section, here are two options:   Do You Still Need a Summary on… Read more »