When a studio owner is swamped with a thousand daily operational details, there’s no time for the job a business owner really needs to be doing—planning for the company’s future. Here’s what to do about that.
Noncompete agreements are famously difficult to get upheld in court. Here are five better ways to protect your dance studio.
Pricing a service such as dance education can be tricky. And as costs and the market change, you’ll need to raise prices occasionally to stay profitable. Here’s how two veteran studio owners handle it.
Taking a customer-service approach with parents of your dance students allows you to let go of frustrations and create a satisfying customer experience that’s good for your business, too. A studio owner and a consultant offer tips.
Start well in advance, because not only will you be seeking new executive leadership, you’ll want to lay the groundwork for them to be successful. Here’s how Dance Place in Washington, DC, did it.
Tutu School founder Genevieve Weeks said yes to franchising her studio six years ago—and now there are 34 locations. Here’s how this business growth strategy works.
Buying a dance-studio franchise gives you a jump-start. A former dancer who owns three Tutu School franchises and a franchise consultant share their advice.
Whatever second (or third) act you’re ready to embark on, your legacy and financial security will be affected by the successor you choose—and the deal you make. Here’s how two dance studio owners navigated the passage.
Don’t keep your studio’s financial information solely in your head—or worse, a secret. That’s just one of the pieces of good advice this former studio owner and a business broker have to offer.
Right from the day you launch your dance studio (or any dance business, for that matter), it’s smart to understand the exit strategies open to you. A business financial expert outlines four options for any small business.