The new-look blog from Dr Simon Hocken.

Welcome to my new-look blog, 'Simon says...' This coincides with the latest evolution of the Breathe brand into, 'nowbreathe'. Our valuable archive of useful articles is available below. Contact Simon for a chat about these articles or any aspects of developing and growing your practice.

How would you like to Pay?

It’s difficult being a dentist. Not just the clinical bit, … Read more >

How many Managers does a Dental Practice need? (And how to afford them)

This is a “how-long-is-a-piece-of-string-type-question”! It depends what the practice owner … Read more >

Stop running late. Now.

I’m curious about why some folk are successful while some … Read more >

Can a small dental practice ever be fun and profitable?

The principal of a medium-sized dental practice in middle-England e-mailed … Read more >

How to take a month off from your dental practice and still have enough money in the bank

I want to talk about holidays. I know you’ve all … Read more >

How to move your patients to an associate…and still have a practice left!

There comes a time in most principal’s life where they … Read more >

Why your practice meetings are a waste of time…(and what to do about it!)

Practice meetings eh? Don’t you just love/hate them?! So much … Read more >

To grow bigger, think smaller!

I’ve been using the same dry cleaner in Exeter for … Read more >

A new 2017-18 Now Breathe mastermind group

Limited places available for a small number of motivated, dental … Read more >