When the Workplace Family Really Is Family

The idea that your co-workers are like family can sometimes make the working environment a little easier to adapt to. People who consider others...

Are You Doing OK?

Earlier this month, Sesame Street character Elmo posted on X with his check-in to see how everyone was doing. The post got more than...

New Kentucky College of Optometry Dean Enthused by Innovations in Education

Renee Reeder, OD, FAAO, FBCLA, FSLS, FIACLE, FNAP, who became Dean of the Kentucky College of Optometry at the University of Pikeville in February,...

Doctor Remodels So That Optical Is a Welcoming Space

When Samantha Vavricek, OD, first walked into the practice she wanted to buy in Folsom, California, in 2017, she noticed some strange design elements....

Vontélle Brings Diverse Eyewear to National Shelves with Official Frame Collection at America’s Best

National Vision, Inc. announced its collaboration with women and Black-owned eyewear company, Vontélle Eyewear, on an exclusive frame collection celebrating Black History Month. The limited-edition Official...

Love Stories of WO Readers

What's the best part of working with someone you love? These ODs know firsthand.          

Dr. Davison’s Systematic Approach to Goal-Setting

Listen to this podcast where Janelle Davison, OD, of Brilliant Eyes Vision Center in Smyrna, Georgia, shares how she uses goal-setting combined with visionary...

Eyes Wide Open: Navigating Optometry and Management Across Borders

By Ukti Vora, MBA, MOptom, FASCO (CO), FAAO, ABO-NCLE Certified, Host of the Nerdy Optometrist Podcast In the dynamic realm of optometry, change is an inevitable...

Are You Confident in Carrying Your Student Loans?

This WO/ROB poll asks, are you carrying student loan debt? Do you feel confident you can pay it off? Loading…   Have a poll idea? Curious about...

Remodel Results in Banner Year for Practice

Sometimes, ODs can work through a remodel – but sometimes they cannot. When Dori Carlson, OD, FAAO, and her husband Mark Helgeson, OD, FAAO,...