Podcasts

Samaritans: Supporting each other

Nicola Samuels, Deputy Director of Outreach at Chester and District Samaritans shares details about the history of the charity, how you can identify ways of helping yourself and/or others and what services can be accessed. What…

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The five R’s of recovery: Retrain

Nicki Rowland introduces the fourth in the five-part series of ‘The 5 R’s of Recovery’. Offering an insight into the course available from The Exceptional Leadership Academy this episode focuses on ‘resolve’. What you’ll hear:…

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The five R’s of recovery: Rebuild

Following on the from the first two R’s of Recovery BoDcasts, Andy McLachlan talks to Aemelia Wright about ‘Rebuild’ in the third of this five part series. Offering an insight into the course available from…

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Top observations of things that don’t change

Gary Nelson rounds the year off with his top seven observations of things that don’t change. 2020 has been a year like no other in so many ways, but in many ways it’s been a…

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Men’s well-being: Challenges, indicators and support

Andy Elwood shares his insights into some of the challenges men face regarding well-being and mental health. This interesting BoDcast highlights some of the indicators we can look out for and how others can support.…

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The five R’s of recovery: Resolve

Nicki Rowland introduces the second in the five-part series of ‘The 5 R’s of Recovery’. Offering an insight into the course available from The Exceptional Leadership Academy this episode focuses on ‘resolve’. What you’ll hear:…

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Mental Dental through COVID-19

Lauren Harrhy talks to Aemelia Wright about the support that Mental Dental provides to the dental industry. Lauren shares details on how Mental Dental started and the challenges, concerns and positives that she has seen…

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Managing stress and regaining control

Steve Faulkner shares his tips on dealing with the stresses and challenges that many of us have faced during COVID-19 and the restrictions this has brought about. What you’ll hear: How to deal with feeling…

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The five R’s of recovery: Regroup

Nicki Rowland introduces the first in the five-part series of ‘The 5 R’s of Recovery’. Offering an insight into the course available from The Exceptional Leadership Academy this episode focuses on ‘regroup’. What you’ll hear:…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed – Spotlight on Scotland

Listen back to Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Sales and Marketing Director, in conversation with Mohammed Samad, a Practice Owner based in Glasgow and Founding Chair of the Scottish Dental Practice Owners group (SDPO), and Louise…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed with John Milne

Catch-up on episode six of Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed… Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Sales and Marketing Director, talks to John Milne, the Senior National Dental Adviser to the Care Quality Commission (CQC) and a practising…

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Managing mental well-being in the workplace

Lynne Clark, Regional Support Manager, shares tips on identifying and managing stress in the workplace during these difficult times. What you’ll hear: What causes stress in the workplace How can this be managed effectively How…

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Diary zoning benefits and implementation

Matt Hadman, Business Support Manager at Practice Plan talks through the benefits of diary zoning. With guidelines disrupting the usual ways of working Matt shares his insights into how this works in practice and the…

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Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed with John Renshaw

Catch-up on episode five of Inside Out: NHS Dentistry Discussed… Nigel Jones, Practice Plan Sales and Marketing Director, talks to John Renshaw, who has been a major player in dental politics for 50 years and…

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Life back in practice post lockdown – Part Three

Simon Thackeray talks to Les Jones in part three of our ‘Life back in practice’ series. Simon shares his updates on how he and the team are adapting to the new ways of working, the…

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Introducing the NEW Fallow Time Calculator

Nigel Jones, Sales and Marketing Director at Practice Plan Group, talks to Ian Mills, Dean of the FGDP and Trustee of the College of General Dentistry, about SDCEP reports, the issue of fallow time and…

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Communication at the heart of your dental practice

Barry Oulton, dentist and communication expert, talks about the importance of communication during these changing times. He explains how to recognise areas of focus for the dental team and practice. What you’ll hear: The importance…

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Employment law updated post lockdown

Nigel Jones talks to Sarah Buxton about updated challenges and changes for employees and employers at this time. Sarah shares advice on employment law for dental practices, hot topics currently being discussed and considerations for…

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