Videos

Panel Discussion

A Comprehensive Guide

During this panel discussion with NewGradOptometry.com, Dr. Eric Baas and Dr. Robert Steinmetz discuss strategies to successfully open a cold start private practice.

Google Hangout

How to Open Cold

Dr. Eric Baas and Dr. Robert Steinmetz talk about how to open an optometry practice cold during this Google Hangout, hosted by Dr. Matt Geller and Dr. Ryan Corte of CovalentCareers.

Pop-Up Talks

First Steps

Dr. Baas & Dr. Steinmetz discuss important first steps to take when opening a practice cold.

Obtaining a Loan

Dr. Eric Baas provides insight on how to obtain a loan with existing student loan debt during this Pop-Up Talk with NewGradOptometry.com.

An Investment in Yourself

Dr. Robert Steinmetz explains how it is possible to open a private practice even with an exorbitant amount of student loan debt.

How Traffic Flow Influences Your Practice

Dr. Eric Baas talks about the importance of choosing a practice location surrounded by successful retailers.

How to Avoid Financial Pitfalls

During this Pop-Up Talk with NewGradOptometry.com,   Dr. Robert Steinmetz explains how to stay viable and profitable in year one by opening a practice lean.

When to Expect Profitability

During this Pop-Up Talk with NewGradOptometry.com,   Dr. Eric Baas talks about when to expect a cold start to become profitable.

Before You Interview

During this Pop-Up Talk with CovalentCareers, Dr. Robert Steinmetz gives advice to doctors who are looking for associateships.

Hiring with CovalentCareers

During this Pop-Up Talk with CovalentCareers, Dr. Eric Baas talks about how to find the right staff for your practice.

When to Look for Optometry Jobs

Dr. Robert Steinmetz explains when to start looking for optometry jobs during this Pop-Up Talk with CovalentCareers at Vision Expo.

Practice Partnerships

Dr. Robert Steinmetz weighs in on optometry practice partnerships in this Pop-Up Talk with CovalentCareers at Vision Expo.