Creating a Simple Business Plan

Creating a Simple Business Plan

  Do you have a business plan for your studio? Even something simple that articulates the core values and vision of your business and how you plan to make it happen is very helpful in giving you direction. It can be simple or you can create a detailed picture but most...
Developing a Studio Policy

Developing a Studio Policy

When a new student looks to you for lessons, it is very helpful to have some basic information to be able to give them to read. Having a clear and consistent policy to communicate is also much more professional. Over time I have developed, in conjunction with my...
The Business of Teaching

The Business of Teaching

Recently, a musician friend was commenting on a great new student they had, saying “It’s so much fun, it doesn’t feel like work! I would do it for free”. She was implying that she shouldn’t be paid for these lessons she was giving! But...

Building a Multi-Teacher Studio

Recently Tim Topham and I had a chat about a whole variety of things, mostly we were supposed to be talking about business! But with Tim it would have been very easy for us to chat for a few hours about lots of different things. Building a multi-teacher studio is an...
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