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In the balance

I’ve participated in two informal (and unpaid) conversations in the last few weeks during which I have advised dental associates NOT to buy the practices that their Principals are thinking of selling. Equally, I’ve advised other Principals to take the … Continue reading

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We take a moment today to reflect on the events of 100 years ago at The Somme. Many of us will have lost family there, in my own case a great uncle who died a teenager and whose name is … Continue reading

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Innovation in dental video

The use of video in dental marketing grows inexorably and, around the world, the innovators make their mark. I’ve showcased before the work of the Digital Smile Design tribe in this context, looking at the art created by Christian Coachman … Continue reading

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Making a difference for you?

  From October I will have room in my calendar for 3 new coaching clients. Why people hire me: To build a £10m micro-corporate on a hub and spoke model To increase sales and profit by 100% in 36 months … Continue reading

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What is your brand in 2016?

The 7connections web site is down at the moment whilst we switch hosts, so you have the pleasure of my personal blog for the next few days, through which I intend to continue commenting on the business of dentistry until … Continue reading

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The Reward

I drink alcohol every evening. Normally on school nights it’s a glass or two (or three) of red wine. If I’m out for dinner on a school night, a beer will often precede the wine. At weekends (that’s Friday and … Continue reading

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There is something liberating about this 12:52 TED talk. The realisation that it is OK to be perfectly imperfect in your multi-tasking and that you don’t need to be anything when you grow up – you can be everything instead. … Continue reading

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Peace of Mind

I have had to lose a lot to be happy. Continue reading

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Joshua Barrow

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Sergt. C Sheather’s Squad – Grenadier Guards – Nov 1920 …..and so a myth is exploded – I had always thought my Grandfather Joshua Barrow served in the Coldstream Guards but this photograph puts me right – similar uniform but … Continue reading

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My parents marry

21st December 1951 and my parents are married in Ardwick, Manchester, with Charlie on release from his Naval duties. Question: Does anyone know why he is wearing a black shirt and not the customary white of a rating? I’m wondering … Continue reading

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