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Don't Get Through Books, Get FROM Books


I love books!! Believe it or not, getting through a book, cover to cover, is tough for me and I’m sure many of you feel the same way. Then, years ago, the way I thought I had to read books changed. I attended a seminar and the speaker said “don’t get through books, get FROM books!” Brilliant! I get more out of books than I ever did before and I hardly ever read them cover to cover.

How do you change your mindset about reading? Getting from the books you’d like to read can be done in your car, in your bedroom, while on a walk, or even in the restroom! I’ve turned my car into a mobile library, even my kids get in the car and ask what I’m currently listening to. I love it!

I challenge you to try something different to get from what you’re currently reading!


Kirk Behrendt

Kirk Behrendt is a renowned consultant and speaker in the dental industry, known for his expertise in helping dentists create better practices and better lives. With over 30 years of experience in the field, Kirk has dedicated his professional life to optimizing the best systems and practices in dentistry. Kirk has been a featured speaker at every major dental meeting in the United States. His company, ACT Dental, has consistently been ranked as one of the top dental consultants in Dentistry Today's annual rankings for the past 10 years. In addition, ACT Dental was named one of the fastest-growing companies in the United States by Inc Magazine, appearing on their Inc 5000 list. Kirk's motivational skills are widely recognized in the dental industry. Dr. Peter Dawson of The Dawson Academy has referred to Kirk as "THE best motivator I have ever heard." Kirk has also assembled a trusted team of advisor experts who work with dentists to customize individual solutions that meet their unique needs. When he's not motivating dentists and their teams, Kirk enjoys coaching his children's sports teams and spending time with his amazing wife, Sarah, and their four children, Kinzie, Lily, Zoe, and Bo.