Tutor Success Blog

Helpful tips and success secrets for running your dream tutoring business

What kind of tutoring business owner are YOU?

I was taking my daily walk the other day, listening to a business podcast, and as usually happens when the fresh air is swirling around- I started thinking of you all! Actually, I think of you all A LOT. ⁠😉⁠ But not in an awkward, wish she'd give us some space way, ha ha... It's so...

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Recycling old emails and social media- is it okay?

Sometimes, you get into a little bit of a funk when it comes to figuring fresh ideas to post on social media or email content. (Remember, social media and regular emailing is how you stay "top of mind" with your current and potential tutoring clients!) For whatever reason, you may feel stuck...

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Tutors Need Policies {Back to School Prep Series}

When a family cancels a session with less than 24 hours notice for the second time in a month, misses a payment, or is consistently late either on the drop off or pick up end, you can do one of two things: 1. Accept these mix-ups as part of the job and hope they do better next time. 2....

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The Big 3 {Back to School Prep Series}

Back-to-School time is just around the corner, and you may be feeling a bit overwhelmed with your to-do list running your tutoring business. You can't do EVERYTHING, and if you try, your focus will get splattered and you'll get even less done. So when it comes to the behind-the-scenes tasks...

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Testimonials- sprinkle these like confetti!

You've worked really hard with your students and you just received a huge confidence boost to your business- a testimonial. We all know how powerful this piece of social proof can be for you, your business, and future clients. So don't let that gold nugget sit somewhere in your email inbox or...

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Hurricanes and Being Flexible

Ooh, it's weird writing on a Monday! My coffee is even getting cold sitting by my stack of books by my cozy chair because this morning was supposed to be just pajamas and relaxing. But I just had to get to these computer keys. I'm having those deep reflections today that come with being a...

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Do you need an email list for your tutoring business?

In a word? YES. Well, it's very helpful, and here's why. Having an email list is your most direct way of connecting with people who have an interest in your services. Social media is important- people are active there, and it is a great way to regularly share information and support that...

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The Season of Giving (in your business!)

For your tutoring business, the season of giving can last all year long!

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Showing Yourself Kindness While You Show Up for Others

Hello to our wonderful business friends, educators all around the world.. We are in the midst of a lot of stress, change, and fragile reserves of time and energy. It can be hard to lead your business while looking out for everyone around you, so please make sure to look out for yourself, too....

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Is your marketing SPOOKY... or SWEET?

If you own a tutoring business, you need to be marketing. Tell the truth...are cobwebs growing all over the place because you haven't actually thought about promoting or sharing about your tutoring business in a long time? Let's come out of the marketing dark corners and sweeten your outreach...

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