Dance Studio Design Blog
Mar
30
2013
Have you ever thought about blogging but don't really understand the benefits of a blog? Keep reading. This article will help you (or someone you know) understand the value of a dance studio blog: read more
Mar
30
2013
Written by Lori Shecter
In our last newsletter we announced our partnership with School Empower School Management System and we got tons of responses, but also some questions about what differeniates School Empower from the many other School Management systems. #1: SCHOOL EMPOWER CARES... about YOUR BUSINESS and YOUR SUCCESS, not just about our success. We won't nickel and dime you out of every feature we offer. We don't charge you for training seminars. We won't form partnerships with companies like SPA FINDER and force you to take their GIFT CERTIFICATES. We care because School Empower is technology that we developed with Dance Studio owners and, like studio owners, we are passionate about delivering the BEST, EASIEST and most AFFORDABLE technology we can. read more
I figured that if I provided marketing and technical advice to dance studios, it would really round out my expertise if at least I took a few dance classes. Unbeknownst to me, was the huge salsa community in the big dirty apple (AKA NYC.) I guess it shouldn't have been much of a shock, but when I got the urge to shake it, I simply Googled SALSA and, that glorious Sunday night, up came a few (not one or two but a FEW) Salsa "parties." I thought, "what is there to Salsa but a few steps, turns and shakes of the booty." Um, well you know where that lead read more
Mar
16
2013
The answer is YES (see reasons below), and here's one that gives back to society! In 2013 PAYPAL alone expects $10 BILLION in e-commerce revenue from Smart Phones or Tablets. EVERYONE is going mobile, with even the internet becoming passe. Is the way you are operating your studio CUTTING DOWN your enrollment and profit and eating into your valuable time? Some of you may already use school management systems, such as School Empower, Jack Rabbit or Studio Director. But our recent survey (thank you for entering) showed us that of about 3500 responses, under 40% used a school management system. read more
Mar
15
2013
Written by Lori Shecter
Offering a free trial dance class? Get the word out locally to the target audience you want to reach: dancers, moms, recreational dancers. View this five minute guide to creating a Facebook Ad. read more
Mar
13
2013
Written by Lori Shecter
Are you confused by all the different social media sites including what they are, what graphic sizes you need and HOW to cut those pictures? This article covers all three points and includes a downloadable cheat sheet. read more
Do "deal sites" such as LivingSocial and Groupon help you grow your business? We talked to several studios and here's what we found out. read more