Month: October 2013

The Advertising Alphabet of Tutoring Online

Image 10-27-13 at 6.18 PM Here are all the ways that I get out the word about tutoring online.  I tried to challenge myself and see if I could come up with something for every letter of the alphabet.  I had to get creative with a few [...]

The #1 Reason Online Tutors Quit Teaching Online

Over the past few weeks I sent a message to people that are subscribed to my e-mail list and asked why many teachers who want to become an online tutor fail. Here is a snippet from that e-mail. The [...]

Teaching Kids on the Road

Image 10-23-13 at 10.46 AM I have to say that one of the biggest benefits of having my own online tutoring company is that I can take my work with me wherever I am.  Specifically, this weekend I drove to Pennsylvania to the Penn State [...]

Do You Have Your Clients Sign a Contract?

Several people have asked me over the years if I have my clients sign a contract before working with me and the answer may surprise you.  NO!!!!! I want people to feel that have the ability to utilize my [...]

A New Tool I absolutely Cannot Live Without

Last weekend I ran into a lady that I know that had visited my website.  She had this concerned look on her face, and something was really troubling her.  See, she had been to my website and found some [...]

The Number One Thing that Will Set you Apart from your Competition is…..

CUSTOMER SERVICE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! It starts as soon as that customer begins seeking your services.  How quick do you get back to him/her?  Setting aside a 24 hour policy will ensure their [...]

10 Top Computer Shortcuts that Make your Job Easier

As an online tutor, I feel that I am pretty good when it comes to technology.  However, I have to say that I did not know about many of these tricks that seriously will make your online tutoring business much [...]

The Power of Linked In

Have you started using Linked In for your online tutoring business?  If not, here are some great reasons to become familiar with it.   I personally love the recommendations features and ask my [...]

Are you Happy in your Current Job?

  I absolutely love what the infographic below has to say about happiness.  Your happiness IS important.  The old philosophy was that if you do what you love, then you will be happy just isn't [...]

Mindblowing Blogging Techniques that Really do Drive more Traffic

I have been part of this amazing challenge for the month of October where I have had the opportunity to write blog posts on two of my blogs.  One of my blogs is called www.skypingreadingtutor.com and this one [...]