Talent to Treasure: Building a Profitable Music Teaching Business
Have a heart for music but no head for business? Transform your musical skills into extra income: Talent to Treasure: Building a Profitable Music Teaching Business shows you how! Marcia Washburn, BA, MME, is a seasoned piano teacher, writing with authority about a subject she knows intimately and loves passionately—connecting people with music. Her warm and personable style immediately draws in the reader.
Talent to Treasure: Building a Profitable Music Teaching Business Targets the woman who wants to share her love of music with others while continuing to serve her family at home. It addresses the whys and hows of building a home business that blesses others without negatively impacting the family.
In the pages of Talent to Treasure you will learn:
How to prepare your heart and home for your business
How to recruit and retain students
How much to charge for lessons (& be sure you get paid!)
How to select a “balanced diet” of music
How & what to teach in the first lesson
How to teach using learning styles
Great practicing tips (& strategies for those who don’t!)
Dealing with memorization, performance jitters, etc.
Special needs students—from challenged to gifted
And much, much more!
If you (or your teen) want to open a music studio, you need this book. If you want to brush up on your teaching skills, you need this book.