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Simon Dolley Smile Marketing

Digital Marketing specialist, Simon Dolley, joins the Smile Marketing team

By Smile Dental Marketing / 2nd December 2019

We have been working with Simon Dolley for a while now, utilising his skills and experience in the digital marketing and social media world for our clients. Therefore we are delighted to announce that Simon is joining us as an associate Social Media Director. Social media has been one of the fastest growing requirements from …

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To 2020 and beyond! Future proofing your practice

By Smile Dental Marketing / 25th November 2019

Another General Election, a possible ‘hung parliament’, Brexit, a slowdown of growth, government indecision, more uncertainty! We have to ask ourselves; is it affecting consumer behaviour? Are patients thinking differently about booking a dental appointment? Working with numerous practices, of all shapes and sizes, across the country, our reading of the situation is that there …

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FREE Lunch & Learn Sessions – Book for the New Year

By Smile Marketing / 21st November 2019

We’re pleased to say we are now fully booked for our popular Dental Marketing ‘Lunch & Learn’ sessions for the rest of the year. They’ve proved so popular amongst ambitious practice owners across the UK that we’ve now opened up bookings for January 2020.  As we only offer four sessions per month they tend to …

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Smile….and help us to celebrate 10 years in business!

By Smile Marketing / 18th November 2019

Smile Marketing, the renowned agency dedicated to the dental sector, is celebrating 10 years in business following its launch in 2009. Having spotted the obvious need in the sector for a specialist practice growth and marketing agency, the Smile team, led by MD Steve Davey, embarked on a mission to fill the gap in the …

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Is introducing facial & skin treatments a sound business idea?

By Smile Marketing / 1st August 2019

I often get asked by practice principals what the value of a facial aesthetics business can be for their dental practice. There are of course lots of factors to consider, including the premises and capacity, whether the use of an existing dental surgery stacks up financially, the recruitment or training of qualified and dedicated practitioners, …

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The Business Case for a Patient Membership Plan

By Smile Marketing / 7th June 2019

Recent evidence compiled by Privilege Plan reveals compelling business reasons for encouraging patients to join a membership scheme.

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Join The Smile Team

By Smile Marketing / 27th February 2019

To continue its growth path, Smile is looking for a talented individual to join the team at our Teignmouth HQ. The position we’re are looking to fill is for a Marketing Assistant responsible for working closely with our designers, copywriters, social media specialists and external digital agencies. 

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How To Win Back Lapsed Patients

By Smile Marketing / 20th January 2019

Keeping in touch with your patients, whether current or lapsed, is one of the best ways to keep your occupancy levels high and appointment book full. Sure, breakthrough thinking and new ideas are the lifeblood of really successful businesses – and dental practices are no exception. But I talk to numerous practice owners and they …

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Marketing – Making It Happen

By Smile Marketing / 15th December 2018

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. To make it happen, you first need a plan, a roadmap if you like. In the same way you don’t get in your car without knowing where you’re going and how you’re going to get there, it’s the same for building a business.

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Do Americans Have Better Teeth?

By Smile Marketing / 13th November 2018

The English have suffered a century of jokes about our ‘terrible’ teeth.  But I can hear dentists all over the country breath a sign of relief when I say it turns out the English will have the last laugh – because our smiles are not as wonky as our US friends would have us believe. …

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