The Making Of

Smile & Co.



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Show Notes

In this episode of "The Making of Smile & Co" podcast, co-hosts Ashley Joves DDS and Brian Joves MD take listeners on a journey through the highs and lows of their endeavor to open a new dental practice, Smile & Co Number Two.

Tune in to hear:

  1. Introduction: Ashley and Brian discuss the recent progress and updates since their previous recording. They hint at the exciting developments in store.
  2. Upcoming Retreat: The hosts announce the eagerly awaited "Making of a Retreat Part Two," set to take place in Sonoma. They emphasize the intimate setting and the focus on mental health, wellness, and building strong relationships within the dental community.
  3. Dream Office Unveiled: Listeners get an inside look at the roller-coaster ride that was the process of opening the dream office. From meticulous planning to the mad rush of construction, Ashley and Brian share their experience of turning their vision into a stunning reality.
  4. Pressure and Self-Doubt: Amidst the excitement, Ashley candidly reveals the emotional toll the journey has taken. She shares personal struggles with stress, panic attacks, and the pressure to succeed. The hosts emphasize the importance of well-being, both personally and professionally.
  5. Lessons Learned: The episode concludes on a reflective note. Ashley and Brian remind listeners that success is a journey, and the office, while a remarkable achievement, is just one part of their story. They encourage the audience to celebrate wins, learn from losses, and support each other.

If you love the show, please like, share, and leave reviews for the podcast, as Ashley and Brian continue to share their unique insights and experiences with the dental community. Stay tuned for more episodes of "The Making of Smile & Co" as they navigate the world of dentistry with passion, resilience, and authenticity.

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