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Retired Teacher Earns More Than Ever by Tutoring Online – Here’s How She Did It

Feeling trapped by the limitations of a traditional classroom?

 

Meet Gayle Lynch, a retired teacher who not only broke free but matched her income by turning to online tutoring working half the hours.

 

Since last September, Gayle has transformed her passion for teaching into a...

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How to Become an Online Tutor For Elementary Students how to become an online tutor online tutoring business

Picture this: a light bulb moment when a concept clicks for a child, and their face lights up with understanding.

 

That's the daily reward of being an online tutor for elementary students.

 

But how do you go from contemplating this path to actually guiding these eager young minds?...

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The Art of Gaining Tutoring Power: How Supply, Demand, and Expertise Shape Your Success pricing

Understanding Supply and Demand in Tutoring

 

We often hear that power comes from the balance of supply and demand, a notion deeply ingrained in economics.

 

However, what does this mean for tutors like us? How does this age-old principle apply to our business?

 

To put it simply,...

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Understanding the 4 Stages of Learning and Taming Overwhelm

In a world that's constantly evolving, the pursuit of knowledge and self-improvement has become an integral part of our lives.

 

Whether it's mastering a musical instrument, honing your professional skills, or venturing into uncharted territories of personal growth, learning is the compass...

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50 Online Tutors Speak Out: "What I Wished I knew Before Starting an Online Tutoring Business" advice from other tutors

"Speak to other people who have already been an online tutor." 

 

That is the advice that many people give tutors when they are starting out.  Today I have made it easy for you because I have taken the wisdom from 50 online tutors who have been in the industry and compiled them.

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How to Tell if a Student has Dyslexia dyslexia

You're working with a student, and suddenly you wonder if your student has dyslexia.  

They seem to read slower, mix up b's and d's, and even numbers.  The parent hasn't mentioned that dyslexia could be causing problems, but some kids always fall through the cracks.  

One...

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Tips from Successful Online Tutor Bloggers marketing

 Are tutor blogs worth it? 


You might be thinking blogging takes an unbearable amount of planning, writing, editing, and posting, right? And can you really grow an online tutoring business through blogging? What if no one reads your blog posts?

 

Or worse, what if you...

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The 5 Reasons You Need to Create Online Courses to Sell

Everywhere you look online now, you see online courses that offer anyone who has a little time and money the chance to gain new skills. With no commute to a physical classroom, these educational opportunities allow anyone no matter how busy they are, or where they're located to learn. Here are...

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Dyslexia Screening Assessment for Tutors dyslexia dyslexia screening dyslexia screening assessment

You get a new student and can’t wait to start tutoring.  As time goes on, you realize there may be some other things hindering their success. 

You wonder if dyslexia could be impeding this child’s success, but the parent has made no mention of a dyslexia diagnosis. 

As...

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How Word-of-Mouth Marketing Makes You the Go-To Expert in Your Market marketing word of mouth

 

Do you want to become the go-to tutor in your niche? There are many marketing strategies you can employ to do this, but the most effective and efficient is word-of-mouth marketing.

 

Word-of-mouth marketing (WOMM) is, at its most basic definition, free advertising that happens when a...

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Starting an Online Tutoring Business: 9 Things I wish Someone Would Have Told Me starting an online tutoring business

 

 

These tips may seem harsh at first glance when starting an online tutoring business.

Keep reading to learn the truth about starting an online tutoring business.

I was reading this article on Entrepreneur.com about 9 things you need to know about starting your own business...

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It Pays To Persevere in your Online Tutoring Business

 ‘Your success in any endeavor depends on your willingness to never give up, even when the reward is delayed.’ - Harvey Mackay.

 

We all wish that our tutoring business was booked solid as soon as we have the notion to get started, but what most tutors soon realize is that...

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