THE NEXT BIG IDEA FOR YOUR DANCE STUDIO IS IN YOUR HEAD!
One of the important things that every studio owner must do is to get away from your business so you can take an objective look from the outside and really see what you do well and what needs work. But don't stop there! Now, focus on what you can do to enhance your business and what will create more revenue for your company. As business owners we need find the time to work on our business not just in itRead More
THE TOP 5 THINGS DANCE COMPETITION JUDGES WANT TO SEE THIS YEAR!
Another competition season is just around the corner studio owners. While your faculty is hard at work choreographing those amazing pieces for your dancers, it's time to get down to the nitty-gritty and get real about what competition judges are actually looking for vs. what the masses seems to think they want to see. As with any recommendation I give, staying true to your studio's vision and creative mission and sensibility will always be top billing. But, here are five sure-fire tips that will have the judges sitting up a little taller at their seats and dancing along with music!Read More
DANCE TEACHERS: GIVING DANCE CORRECTIONS IN 2015!
We can all agree, giving corrections and assessment to your students can be a delicate thing. Long gone are the days when dance teachers used to just call you out by your name and tell you bluntly what you were doing wrong in the middle of class. Funny, how my generation loved that kind of attention. Any attention from the teacher was good attention whether it was the rare compliment or a tactile correction. It meant and was understood that the teacher noticed you and was taking an interest in you, your talent and your progress.Read More