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Irene Iancu: Expert Advice Dental Fuel

    • Entrepreneurship

DentalFuel dives deep with Irene Iancu, offering invaluable wisdom for all business owners out there.  In this must-listen episode, Irene shares her ultimate advice: "No is a full sentence"  and "Take deep breaths before big sentences." 

She reminds us that as leaders, we're held to the highest standard - setting the tone for our entire office.  When challenges arise, maintaining composure isn't just an option; it's a necessity.  Remember, the way we react sets the stage for everyone around us. Tune in to learn how to navigate the highs and lows of business ownership with grace and authority. 

About the Guest:

Irene Iancu is a passionate and skilled restorative dental hygienist based in Toronto, Canada. With 16 years of experience in the dental field, Irene has developed a diverse set of skills, working in various specialized practices including periodontics, pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry. As the owner of her own practice, she goes beyond typical dental hygiene duties by also performing restorative work such as direct and indirect restorations. In addition to her clinical work, Irene is active in the dental community as an educator, social media influencer with 30,000 followers, and host of a popular dental podcast. Her journey and expertise have not only shaped her career but have also provided her with a platform to share her knowledge and experiences with a wider audience.

Episode Summary:

In this insightful discussion with Tanya Sue Maestas, Irene Iancu delves into her personal journey, contrasting the healthcare practices between the USA and Canada, and shares profound life and professional advice. The illuminating dialogue sheds light on the importance of emotional regulation, workplace culture, and setting boundaries in both personal and professional realms.

The episode begins by exploring Irene's personal excursion into the realm of dental healthcare, leading to an intriguing comparison of practices across North American borders. The summary then pivots to Irene's invaluable guidance for listeners, emphasizing two core principles: the significance of measured responses during tense moments and the power of "no." The episode not only imparts practical wisdom for maintaining poise as a leader but also discusses the ripple effects those actions have on teams and client relations.

Key Takeaways:

* Adopting deep breaths before speaking can help maintain composure and set a professional example in tense situations.
* The assertion that "no" is a complete sentence and does not require justification.
* The embodiment of leadership reflects in every action and sets the standard for team behavior and performance.
* How the demeanor of a leader can influence their team's interaction with clients and overall workplace atmosphere.

Connect with Irene Iancu: @toothlife.irene [https://www.instagram.com/toothlife.irene/]

Check out Tooth or Dare Podcast: @toothoredare.podcast [https://www.instagram.com/toothordare.podcast/]

Connect with Ignitedds: @ignitedds [https://www.instagram.com/ignitedds/]

Connect with Tanya Sue Maestas: @tsmaestas.dds [https://www.instagram.com/tsmaestas.dds/]

Ignitedds.com [https://ignitedds.com/]

https://ignitedds.com/masterminds/

DentalFuel dives deep with Irene Iancu, offering invaluable wisdom for all business owners out there.  In this must-listen episode, Irene shares her ultimate advice: "No is a full sentence"  and "Take deep breaths before big sentences." 

She reminds us that as leaders, we're held to the highest standard - setting the tone for our entire office.  When challenges arise, maintaining composure isn't just an option; it's a necessity.  Remember, the way we react sets the stage for everyone around us. Tune in to learn how to navigate the highs and lows of business ownership with grace and authority. 

About the Guest:

Irene Iancu is a passionate and skilled restorative dental hygienist based in Toronto, Canada. With 16 years of experience in the dental field, Irene has developed a diverse set of skills, working in various specialized practices including periodontics, pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, and cosmetic dentistry. As the owner of her own practice, she goes beyond typical dental hygiene duties by also performing restorative work such as direct and indirect restorations. In addition to her clinical work, Irene is active in the dental community as an educator, social media influencer with 30,000 followers, and host of a popular dental podcast. Her journey and expertise have not only shaped her career but have also provided her with a platform to share her knowledge and experiences with a wider audience.

Episode Summary:

In this insightful discussion with Tanya Sue Maestas, Irene Iancu delves into her personal journey, contrasting the healthcare practices between the USA and Canada, and shares profound life and professional advice. The illuminating dialogue sheds light on the importance of emotional regulation, workplace culture, and setting boundaries in both personal and professional realms.

The episode begins by exploring Irene's personal excursion into the realm of dental healthcare, leading to an intriguing comparison of practices across North American borders. The summary then pivots to Irene's invaluable guidance for listeners, emphasizing two core principles: the significance of measured responses during tense moments and the power of "no." The episode not only imparts practical wisdom for maintaining poise as a leader but also discusses the ripple effects those actions have on teams and client relations.

Key Takeaways:

* Adopting deep breaths before speaking can help maintain composure and set a professional example in tense situations.
* The assertion that "no" is a complete sentence and does not require justification.
* The embodiment of leadership reflects in every action and sets the standard for team behavior and performance.
* How the demeanor of a leader can influence their team's interaction with clients and overall workplace atmosphere.

Connect with Irene Iancu: @toothlife.irene [https://www.instagram.com/toothlife.irene/]

Check out Tooth or Dare Podcast: @toothoredare.podcast [https://www.instagram.com/toothordare.podcast/]

Connect with Ignitedds: @ignitedds [https://www.instagram.com/ignitedds/]

Connect with Tanya Sue Maestas: @tsmaestas.dds [https://www.instagram.com/tsmaestas.dds/]

Ignitedds.com [https://ignitedds.com/]

https://ignitedds.com/masterminds/

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