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DSO Connect - By & For Dance Studio Owners

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DSO Connect is a group of 6 dance studio owners committed to helping other studio owners run successful businesses and live balanced lives.

DSO Connect is a group of 6 dance studio owners committed to helping other studio owners run successful businesses and live balanced lives.

Location:

United States

Description:

DSO Connect is a group of 6 dance studio owners committed to helping other studio owners run successful businesses and live balanced lives.

Language:

English

Contact:

8042396934


Episodes

12. Surviving the Coronavirus Pandemic as Studio Owners

3/24/2020
It's a crazy, stressful time out there! In this week's episode, Robin and Casey share some ideas to keep our businesses THRIVING in these uncertain times. Join the conversation, share ideas, and get support! Find the group DSO Connect Community for dance studio owners on Facebook.

Duration:00:59:57

11. Development In The Dance Studio: What Dance Educators Need To Know About Changing Minds & Bodies

3/17/2020
In this clip from the DSO Connect 2019 Retreat, Casey Royer takes you through developmental milestones of ages 3 through 18, so you know how to meet your students where they are and effectively teach all ages and developmental stages. The DSO Connect Member Vault is live! Join for fresh monthly content including video webinars, downloadable PDFs, social media templates, task calendars, and more! Learn more and sign up at https://www.dancestudioownerconnect.com/membership Join the...

Duration:00:55:11

10. DSO Husbands: How to Train Them and Treat Them Well

3/10/2020
This week's episode is a conversation between Robin and her husband Walter. They talk about their relationship, their studio, and what helps make them successful as a couple and in business. . . . The DSO Connect Member Vault is now LIVE! The DSO Connect ladies have been busy putting together an exclusive Membership Vault where we will share resources that we have developed over so many collective years of studio ownership. We want to share this knowledge and experience with you, in a...

Duration:00:42:28

09. Seasoned Studio Owners Share Their Secrets of Success

3/2/2020
In this week's episode, Robin interviews Karen Clark, owner of Karen Clark Dance Studio in Victoria, British Columbia. Karen is celebrating her 32nd year in business and runs a thriving dance studio, including Royal Academy of Dance Ballet curriculum and a robust Hip Hop program. She has served generations of dancers in British Columbia. She and Robin discuss lessons they've both learned along the way, and steps that have helped make them successful. Join the conversation! Our FREE...

Duration:01:05:47

08. Getting Ahold of Your Studio's Cash Flow With Profit First Principles

2/25/2020
Need to wrangle your studio's finances? In this episode, Robin explains Profit First, a system developed by Mike Michalowicz to prioritize profit to build a healthy business. Join the conversation! Check out our FREE Facebook group for dance studio owners only: DSO Connect Community.

Duration:00:46:35

07. Student Retention

2/18/2020
Would you rather keep a student at your studio for a 6-week session, one semester, one year, or until they graduate from high school? Until they graduate, of course! Retaining our students is a win for the student, the family, the teacher, and the studio owner. So HOW do we keep our students from leaving our studios? It comes down to the STRUCTURE of our programs and the CULTURE of our studio life. Listen to this week's episode as Robin and Casey discuss how to create a dance studio where...

Duration:00:48:46

06. Dealing with Disappointed Parents

2/11/2020
It's a problem every DSO faces, no matter where you're located or what age or style you specialize in: handling issues with parents. From financial to student placement, tackling these concerns almost requires a degree in psychology! But have no fear, Casey and Robin walk you through how to handle these tricky situations, and how to avoid them altogether! Keep the conversation going! Join our FREE group on Facebook: DSO Connect Community.

Duration:00:45:11

05. A Day In the Life of A DSO

2/4/2020
Ever wonder how other dance studio owners organize their days? How do other people get everything done? Do you wonder if you're the only one who is up until 2am working on their business? Do you need some tips and tricks to being more productive and efficient? Listen to Robin, Casey, and Holly tell you about how they get stuff done as studio owners! Join the conversation in our FREE Facebook group for dance studio owners: DSO Connect Community! This is a judgement-free zone for studio...

Duration:00:38:05

04. So Many Ways to do Summer

1/28/2020
Does the thought of summer at your studio give you anxiety? We all know how hard summers can be as studio owners. In this episode, we talk about all the different ways to run summer programs at your studio (or not!) to make it work for you! Join the conversation in our FREE Facebook group for dance studio owners: DSO Connect Community! This is a judgement-free zone for studio owners to connect with each other, share ideas, grow our businesses, and inspire one another. We can't wait to...

Duration:00:41:56

03. 10 Easy Ways to Boost Your Profitability NOW

1/21/2020
Who doesn't want more profit in their business??? Here are 10 simple ideas you can implement in your studio right away! From lowering tuition discounts to subscribing to auto-shipped toilet paper, these strategies, large and small, will help your business grow! Join the conversation in our FREE group on Facebook: DSO Connect Community. Share ideas, get help holding yourself accountable, and learn from other studio owners! This is a judgement-free zone; no question is too big or too small!...

Duration:00:30:53

02. Delegating In Your Dance Studio

1/21/2020
Delegating in Your Dance Studio - How to stop swabbing the deck and start steering the ship. Do you feel like you have SO MANY ideas, but not enough time or energy to implement them all? Do you know WHAT you should be doing to make your dance studio grow, but feel like you don't know where to start? The answer is in delegating! In this episode we take a look at people already in your dance family you can delegate to to make your life easier, without busting your budget! Join the...

Duration:00:52:47

01. Meet DSO Connect

1/19/2020
Meet DSO Connect! We're a group of 6 dance studio owners committed to helping other studio owners build successful businesses and live balanced lives. In this episode you'll get to know all 6 of us, hear about how we became friends, and what we have to offer. We hope you'll join us on this journey! To join our FREE, judgement-free community for dance studio owners on Facebook, search "DSO Connect Community." Be sure to answer all the questions to be approved. We can't wait to meet you!

Duration:00:46:55