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3 Innovative dance studio branding strategies3 Innovative dance studio branding strategies
How can you innovate in a competitive world? This is a question you may ask yourself when you find copycats or businesses who take the shortcut approach to their marketing strategy. Here are 3 innova . . . keep reading

How to write or revise your dance studio policies and student handbookHow to write or revise your dance studio policies and student handbook
It often takes a misunderstanding, upset from parents or students, or a breakdown in your business processes to uncover where you need a policy. Did you know that your dance studio policies are essent . . . keep reading

Dance studio policies checklistDance studio policies checklist
Setting expectations with your students and their parents is key to having your studio run smoothly. And your most important policies, which are essentially the terms and conditions between you and yo . . . keep reading

Building your preschool department: the cornerstone of your studioBuilding your preschool department: the cornerstone of your studio
Darryl Retter
Your preschool department is the foundation of your student body. Although these dancers typically take only one class per week, they're the student that eventually feed into the general population o . . . keep reading

Four easy ways to use dancewear and logowear to build your brand and boost salesFour easy ways to use dancewear and logowear to build your brand and boost sales
Are you on the fence about selling dancewear or logowear because you don't want to spend money on product up front or you aren't sure where to start? Get fresh ideas on how to leverage convenience fo . . . keep reading


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New student inquiry and trial class formNew student inquiry and trial class form
The formula for a steady-stream of potential students is an up to date, easy to access class schedule with an invitation for new students to try a class. While not everyone who tries a class at your s . . . keep reading

MusicWorks presents 'Peek-A-Boo' a pre-school song and danceMusicWorks presents 'Peek-A-Boo' a pre-school song and dance
Everyone loves to play peek a boo! This dance combines the game with a fun dance. Download the song, lyrics and movement. Created by Becca Retter, time 2:41. iTunes files of music included, simply . . . keep reading

Daily opening and closing procedure templateDaily opening and closing procedure template
Create an opening and closing procedure checklist to make the daily process of running your dance studio more efficient. Here is a template you can use as an example and customize to fit your own stu . . . keep reading

Dance studio cleaning procedure checklistDance studio cleaning procedure checklist
Keeping your dance studio clean is an important job. Make it easy to train and track staff to do this daily work. Use a checklist such as this to set expectations on what you want cleaned and how i . . . keep reading

Download: A music editing worksheet templateDownload: A music editing worksheet template
Take the stress and worry out of whether or not you have all of your music managed. This is a useful document for keeping track of each piece of music you will use in a performance, recital, or compe . . . keep reading

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