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AOA Awards

The career path of a paraoptometric contains various opportunities, some of which may carry with it recognition by your peers.  The AOA offers National Recognition for the Paraoptometric of the Year, which you will read about below.  The WPA also recognizes Wisconsin paras who exceed the 'call of duty' in their particular offices.  Each office…
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Look Back at Your Success.

The beginning of a new year is always a time for reflection- personal and professional. With this post I would like you to look back and reflect on your entire office.  What was something that you did last year that was so successful that you will do it again in 2017. It can be a…
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Myopia and High Myopia a good read

Interesting results announced January 2, 2017 -- Myopia and High Myopia on the Rise Globally It’s always interesting to see the findings of vision research and study projects.  The journal of Ophthalmology published an article based on 145 studies of meta-analysis data showing that by 2050, more than one-half of the world’s population will experience…
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In Defense of Robert

In Defense of Robert’s Rules Have you ever gone to a meeting and wondered why the officers were saying some weird sounding things? When there is an election, why do they ask for nominations three times for the same position? Well, they are just being weird or trying to see if anyone is paying attention…
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