This year’s National Optical Conference wasn’t awash with surprises but it did catch me unawares at one point. Around lunchtime on the second day the conference programme read: The Great Debate- Should the optical professions support the concept of mandatory enhanced services? I wasn’t shocked to see the debate, or the topic, on the agenda. […]
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Reaching out to youngsters
Optician has a new home.
It’s holiday story time again
This month it had a fascinating article on contact lenses in forensic science along with some case studies
The decline of the independent optical sector seems to have been a permanent fixture of business reporting in recent times
Wasting time in transition is not the way to do well in a triathlon
Race report from the Fambridge Half Iron Triathlon
Optician is always keen to find out what its readers want and increasingly that is general information on how to run a business, interacting with the people around them and managing their career
Around this time of the year some of my favourite things all come to fruition and I’m not talking about the size of my allotment brassicas
- Optometry, it’s a game of two halves, but should it be one?
- Enthusiasm is infectious so let’s all be a bit more positive about the independent sector
- Optician has a new owner, welcome to the joys of commuting
- Out of Africa –quick!
- Forensics and contact lenses make it into the international optical press