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#003: Success Principles for Musicians with Lauren Bateman

by Michael Gumley

If you want to turn your passion for music into something professional, Lauren’s story is the perfect starting point. Lauren is a former scientist turned music school owner and online teacher. In this episode, she shares the secrets of her success, what makes her stand out, and what sets her apart. If you want to ... #003: Success Principles for Musicians with Lauren Bateman

05/06/2022 Read more

#002: Creating Your Dream Studio with Mike Grande of Rock Out Loud

by Michael Gumley

Mike Grande, the founder of Rock Out Loud, shares the story of how he created his dream music studio and how YOU can do it, too. Mike has some great insight into the mentality and actions it takes to start off your own business and scale it. He shares his secrets to success and how ... #002: Creating Your Dream Studio with Mike Grande of Rock Out Loud

04/29/2022 Read more

CPTP165: Building to 2000 students a week with Jonny Wilson

by Tim Topham

Have you ever thought about building a music academy? Something on a large scale rather than just working as a solo teacher from home? Building a music academy with 2000 students a week is never going to be an easy road, but my guest today, Jonny Wilson, would tell you that it’s worth it. Listen ... CPTP165: Building to 2000 students a week with Jonny Wilson

07/12/2019 Read more

CPTP136: [Case Study] How to hire your first piano teacher

by Tim Topham

The thought of how to hire your first piano teacher can be a daunting one…but exciting at the same time. When you have too many students, a waiting list or new enquiries coming in frequently – it might be a good idea to start thinking about how to capitalise on this opportunity. Anastasia Buettner-Moore has ... CPTP136: [Case Study] How to hire your first piano teacher

08/24/2018 Read more

What’s the best marketing strategy for piano teachers?

by Tim Topham

Have you got a Marketing Strategy? If there’s one thing with which many piano teachers struggle today, it’s keeping up with the business side of their studios. It’s what people told me on the survey at the start of the year and it’s why I’ve been focussing on business this month on the blog. Finances, ... What’s the best marketing strategy for piano teachers?

06/01/2016 Read more

TTTV007: Building a multi-teacher piano studio with Carly McDonald

by Tim Topham

Do you have a waiting list for your studio? Ever wondered how you could turn those students you don’t have room for into a multi-teacher studio? If so, then this podcast episode is for you! The business side of running a multi-teacher studio can be daunting, and there is so much to consider such as ... TTTV007: Building a multi-teacher piano studio with Carly McDonald

06/07/2015 Read more