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CPTP128: Creating Your Piano Studio Brand with Danny Thompson

By Tim Topham | Piano Teaching

May 25

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What is a studio brand, is it the same as your logo or letterhead? And what’s the point of understanding your studio brand anyway?

Knowing how people perceive you and how you want to be seen in the community is an important part of gaining clarity in your marketing and business.

Danny Thompson is on the podcast today to give us an insight into branding and what it means to us as piano teachers. Danny came to the music teaching business from a different perspective than most of us, and I always enjoy his unique views on business and marketing.

Find out what you need to know about your studio brand by listening in.

Transcript

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In this episode, you’ll learn

  • Danny’s unusual route to running a music studio
  • What branding is and why it’s helpful for your business
  • The step-by-step process to finding your brand identity
  • Where your “USP” fits into the business planning process
  • How to get help with your design and writing for your website
  • The most common branding mistakes teachers make

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What’s your brand identity?

Do you know what you want people to say about your business when you’re not around? Do you think this comes across in your marketing and studio website?

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About the Author

Best-known for his blogging and teaching, Tim is also a well-respected presenter, performer and accompanist based in Melbourne, Australia. You can check him out on Google+, Facebook and Twitter.