TempStars in the Press and Media

TempStars Presents Funding Support to Charities as Part of Give Back Initiative

TempStars, North America’s largest and top-rated dental temping and hiring service, presented approximately $7,500 today to four charities as part of its ongoing commitment to give back and support charitable organizations throughout North America. In October, TempStars took a portion of the fees it receives for placing temporary employees at dental offices and then donated the fees as part of its Give Back Initiative.

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TempStars Embraces Four Charities with Its Give Back Initiative

TempStars, North America’s largest and top-rated dental temping and hiring service, will donate $5 for every completed temping shift in the month of October as part of its ongoing commitment to give back and support charitable organizations throughout North America. “It’s a fundamental part of our team and company culture to look for opportunities to support worthwhile organizations that are making a positive impact…

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Great Temping Expectations: Make Your Temporary Time at a Practice Count

This past year has been a roller coaster ride for everyone, and the job market for dental professionals is no exception. There has been a huge flux in job-seekers looking for new positions and dental offices searching for new team members. And during all of this, there has been a real shift in the dental temping space. Whether it’s dental professionals looking to fill in their week because their office cut hours, those who want more flexibility in their schedule or newer grads gaining experience and perspective in their new careers – there are many reasons for leveraging temping shifts in your professional life.

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TempStars, Canada's Top Dental Temping and Hiring Service, Announces Expansion into the United States

TempStars, Canada’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, announced today that it is expanding into the United States, initially launching the popular service for dental professionals in Pennsylvania. Since 2015, TempStars (https://www.tempstars.com/) has been using web and mobile technology to facilitate a direct connection between dental offices and local available temporary dental assistants and hygienists.

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TempStars Brings Positive Change to Dental Industry with Cost-Saving Job Board for Dental Offices

TempStars, North America’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, is doing its part to help dental offices emerge from the pandemic stronger than ever as a business concern with the help of its proprietary Job Board. What makes the company’s Job Board unique is its pricing model, and algorithmic-based recommendation score.

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Popular Instagram Show @mouthboxx to Host TempStars Founder Dr. James Younger on March 22

One of the dental industry’s most popular influencers on Instagram, @mouthboxx, will host Dr. James Younger, the CEO of Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service – TempStars, as a guest on March 22 in an Instagram live interview. Host and owner of @mouthboxx is Fiona Mattrasingh, a Registered Dental Hygienist…

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TempStars Hires Jennifer Albotra as Director of Growth Marketing

TempStars, Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, announced today the hire of Jennifer Albotra as Director of Growth Marketing. Albotra, a skilled marketer, joins TempStars after having served as Program Coordinator at Haltech Regional Innovation Centre (HRIC), a non-profit corporation supported by Ontario’s Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade.

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TempStars, Canada’s Largest Dental Temping and Hiring Service Writes about the Pandemic in Oral Health Magazine Column

TempStars, Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, and founder Dr. James Younger were given a platform last month to write a column about the challenges arising from the pandemic in Oral Health Magazine. Dr. Younger, a practicing dentist, wrote about “Navigating and Succeeding in a Post-COVID Job Market – Tips and Best Practices” for Canada’s…

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TempStars Brings Better ‘Career Opportunities for Dental Hygienists and Assistants’ to Denver

TempStars, North America’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, announced today that it is open for business in Denver, another step in the company’s expansion in the United States. “This will create many new opportunities for dental hygienists and assistants in Denver that weren’t there before,” said Dr. James Younger, a practicing dentist and Founder/CEO of TempStars.

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TempStars Brings Better ‘Career Opportunities for Dental Hygienists and Assistants’ to Nashville

TempStars, North America’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, announced today that it is open for business in Nashville, another step in the company’s expansion in the United States. “This will create many new opportunities for dental hygienists and assistants in Nashville that weren’t there before,” said Dr. James Younger…

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TempStars Opens for Business in Boston, Creating ‘Opportunities for Dental Hygienists and Assistants’

TempStars, North America’s fastest-growing and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, announced today that it is expanding into Boston, making it the second market in the United States that TempStars has moved into after the state of Pennsylvania earlier this summer. “This will create many new opportunities for dental hygienists and assistants in Boston that weren’t there before,” said Dr. James Younger…

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TempStars CEO James Younger Featured as Guest on One of the Dental Industry’s Most Influential Podcasts

James Younger, the founder and CEO of TempStars, North America’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, was a recent guest on The Dental Broker Team’s podcast, one of Canada’s most influential programs when it comes to inspiring dental professionals to expand their horizons beyond clinical dentistry.

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TempStars ‘Gives Back’ with Cash and Other Prizes to Hygienists and Assistants Who Participate in Its Contest

TempStars, Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, announced today the launch of its “Spring into Action” contest, which provides cash and other prizes to dental hygienists and dental assistants in North America who are members of TempStars and participate in its temping service.

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TempStars Founder Dr. James Younger Shares Insights as Guest on Prestigious Entrepreneurship Podcast

Dr. James Younger, the CEO of Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service – TempStars, was recently the featured guest on the podcast “Steal from the Best”, a program known throughout North America for providing valuable insights from leading entrepreneurs. Dr. Younger, who is also a practicing dentist, appeared on the February 19 show, discussing how he got the idea to start TempStars…

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TempStars Award of Excellence Recognizes a Top Dental Hygiene Student Graduating from Georgian College

TempStars, Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, will present an Award of Excellence this April to a dental hygienist graduating from Georgian College. This will be the first of many such awards that the company plans to present to hygienists who are graduating from colleges and universities in North America.

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TempStars Celebrates its Success in Canada

This is how the app works – dental offices post their shifts to TempStars, as well as the day/time they need a temp, and for which role. From there, hygienists and assistants will be notified in real time of any shifts posted and can send in an offer to work the shift, along with their resumé and their own hourly rate. The offices then review the individual’s reliability and performance ratings, and accept the best fit. And it’s all done, quickly and simply in minutes.

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TempStars Brings Better ‘Career Opportunities for Dental Hygienists and Assistants’ to Phoenix and Scottsdale

TempStars, North America’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, announced today that it is open for business in Phoenix and Scottsdale, another step in the company’s expansion in the United States. “This will create many new opportunities for dental hygienists and assistants in Phoenix and Scottsdale that weren’t there before,” said Dr. James Younger…

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TempStars Brings Better ‘Career Opportunities for Dental Hygienists and Assistants’ to Chicago

TempStars, North America’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, announced today that it is open for business in Chicago, another step in the company’s expansion in the United States. “This will create many new opportunities for dental hygienists and assistants in Chicago that weren’t there before,” said Dr. James Younger…

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TempStars CEO Dr. James Younger Adopts Perspective of Hygienists and Dental Assistants in Oral Health Magazine Article

Dr. James Younger, the founder and CEO of TempStars, North America’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, has authored another piece for Oral Health Group, Canada’s leading magazine for the dental industry – this time for Oral Hygiene, the leading publication for Dental Hygienists in Canada.

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There’s an App for That: Got an Idea for a Dental App and Wondering What To Do with It?

At least once a week I have someone reach out to me asking about bringing an app idea to market. As you’re reading this – chances are high that you, your spouse, friend, cousin or co-worker has an app idea (that’s sure to be worth billions!) and you (or they) are wondering how to take those first steps towards becoming a tech billionaire. Here are five critical do’s and don’ts about bringing an app idea to market.

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Culture Club: Why Top Dental Offices Take Office Culture Seriously

Culture can be a nebulous word that’s hard to pin down to a definition, but when we’re applying the concept to companies, teams and dental offices, there is actually a clear-cut definition. Culture is the set of established and accepted behaviours, attitudes and perceptions collectively established by a team. It is defined by the values and actions of the leader, and reinforced by the decisions that the leader and/or manager make about who joins and remains on the team.

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Some Suggest Study Showing Low Rate of COVID-19 Among Hygienists Demonstrates Great Leadership in the Dental Industry

A recent study has shown dental hygienists contracted COVID-19 at a much lower rate than other health care professionals, revealing great leadership among those is the dental industry, some suggest. The study, conducted by the American Dental Hygienists’ Association (ADHA) and the American Dental Association (ADA), found that 3.1 percent of dental hygienists have had COVID-19…

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Level Up Your Leadership: 5 Ways Tip Dental Leaders Build Great Teams

Good people are so hard to find!” “There are no good candidates out there.” “All the best ones are taken.” Do any of these hiring frustrations sound familiar? This has long been a common lament of hiring managers and dental office owners, and layering the COVID pandemic environment onto the situation has caused a historic flux in the job market.

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TempStars Founder Advocates for Canada’s Dental Professionals Being Among First to Get COVID Vaccine, Then Administer it

The founder of TempStars, Canada’s largest and most respected dental temping and hiring service, suggested today that Canada’s dental professionals, both the dentists and qualified hygienists in some provinces, should be considered part of the health care team leading the country’s COVID-19 vaccination program.

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Navigating and Succeeding in a Post-COVID Job Market - Tips and Best Practices

I realize we’re all getting numb to hearing the term “The New Normal” in this post-COVID world. And along with everyone else, dental professionals have needed to adapt to this constantly changing environment. As Canada’s largest and #1 rated dental temping and hiring service, at TempStars we have a constant “finger on the pulse” of the dental job market in Canada – for temping and hiring.

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