Tutor Success Blog

Helpful tips and success secrets for running your dream tutoring business

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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Social Media Tips for Tutors

Looking for concrete, practical ways to take charge of your social media? Want to know Emily's #1 tip for being successful on social media? Get ready to learn... how often to post how to help more people SEE your posts how to know what people need to learn and hear from you (and truly get...

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Showing Up on Social Media

Not sure if you should be on social media with your tutoring or education business? Maybe it feels like "one more thing" or, let's face it- sometimes we can feel nervous to put ourselves out there. Let's chat about our top 3 reasons why YOUR tutoring business needs to be showing up to the social...

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Business Bank Accounts... Does a Tutor Really Need One?

A lot of tutors start their businesses "on the side", which means we often dive in without realizing we're actually running a business. Yes, even with just one client! Do you really need to have a business bank account when you could just keep track of your income and expenses in a notebook or on...

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Planning for Student Absences During the Covid Era

You (hopefully) already have a plan for how to handle cancellations and student absences so your business financials stay steady. But that plan may not work so well with the current challenges. Let's talk about having a rock-solid plan in place for when the inevitable cancellations come...

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