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CPTP135: How to use Instagram to Market Your Studio with Dawn Ivers

by Tim Topham

Instagram is a unique social media platform. It’s all images, with no links…and it can be confusing to know how we can use Instagram to market our studios effectively. Is Instagram just for building our community, or can we use it to attract new students? What are the best images to post and where can ... CPTP135: How to use Instagram to Market Your Studio with Dawn Ivers

08/17/2018 Read more

CPTP101: 100th Episode Special: Our Favourite Conversations From the Last 2 Years (Part 2)

by Tim Topham

Did you become a piano teacher because you LOVE music, but now struggle to handle the business side of things? Or perhaps you’re in a little bit of a teaching rut and need to find a way out? Well then today’s episode is for you. This is the second part of our 100th episode celebration ... CPTP101: 100th Episode Special: Our Favourite Conversations From the Last 2 Years (Part 2)

08/25/2017 Read more

CPTP095: How to Build a Piano Studio Website from Scratch with Nicola Cantan

by Tim Topham

Building a studio website might seem overwhelming at first. There is so much jargon to wade through and so many questions to answer…What’s a host? What platform should you use? What pages do you need? Never fear. To kick off tech month on the podcast, I’m talking to Nicola Cantan today all about studio websites. ... CPTP095: How to Build a Piano Studio Website from Scratch with Nicola Cantan

07/08/2017 Read more

CPTP093: How to Nurture and Retain Piano Students on Autopilot with Chantelle Duffield

by Tim Topham

If you can retain piano students in your studio over the long term, your business will be more efficient. You won’t need to keep scrambling for new students if your existing ones stick around. The key to great student retention rates is nurturing your relationships with the students and their parents. Chantelle Duffield is a master at ... CPTP093: How to Nurture and Retain Piano Students on Autopilot with Chantelle Duffield

06/23/2017 Read more

CPTP090: How to Grow Your Studio Like a Pro with Daniel Patterson

by Tim Topham

When Daniel Patterson’s studio wasn’t magically full three months after graduating college, he realised he had a thing or two to learn about marketing. So he set about finding out everything he could about advertising and growing a music studio. Daniel now shares what he learnt with other teachers on his blog. If you’re looking ... CPTP090: How to Grow Your Studio Like a Pro with Daniel Patterson

06/02/2017 Read more

TTTV063: How the 4-Week Challenge helped Colin grow his studio by 800%

by Tim Topham

In the Inner Circle every so often we have ‘4-Week Challenges‘. In these challenges piano teachers set themselves goals to complete within a four week timeframe. This gives them accountability to the other teachers inside the community, and the motivation and support to achieve their goals. As many piano teachers are self-employed, this can really ... TTTV063: How the 4-Week Challenge helped Colin grow his studio by 800%

10/22/2016 Read more
 

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Essential resources for planning your piano workshop activities

by Marie Lee

I’m so glad that Inner Circle member Marie Lee (who you saw on TTTV Podcast Episode 37) has been able to write a blog article this week, continuing the theme of Summer Camps and planning your Piano Workshop Activities. In this article Marie tell it how it is: if you’re not providing summer camp/workshop options, you may need a new prescription!  ... Essential resources for planning your piano workshop activities

05/03/2016 Read more

TTTV014: Harnessing the Power of the Internet with Joy Morin

by Tim Topham

Do you ever feel overwhelmed by the online world? Are you hearing conflicting advice about where to start? Joy Morin is here to make it easy for you to harness the power of the internet, without letting it take over your life. There are simple ways of being online, and using the fantastic tools available. ... TTTV014: Harnessing the Power of the Internet with Joy Morin

09/27/2015 Read more

Don’t miss online music business training from Wendy Stevens!

by Tim Topham

Need help with the business aspects of your studio? I just wanted to let you know that Wendy Stevens, one of my favourite teachers and bloggers from the USA, has just opened-up registrations for two online training events to help you run your piano teaching studio more effectively. The events will be run as 90-minute ... Don’t miss online music business training from Wendy Stevens!

04/28/2015 Read more