16 Oct

Laundry List of Changes!

October 16th, 2019|Product Features|

This week, we’ve got loads of little improvements to help you during this busy fall season (and yes, that is a laundry pun). The bulk of this week’s improvements are aimed at enhancing the user experience and making life a little easier by saving you some clicks. We made several changes throughout the app that will remember [...]

14 Oct

Simplify Your Billing

October 14th, 2019|Tutoring Business Tips|

Do you have a collection of students that all pay different rates? Are some families invoiced at different intervals? Just the thought of this sounds stressful and time-consuming juggling act. It sounds like it might be time to simplify your billing practices. When you first start out, it may be simple to manage multiple rates. [...]

30 Sep

Lesson Reminders

September 30th, 2019|Tutoring Business Tips|

People are busy and their tutoring might not be top of mind. A timely email or text message can be very helpful to remind them that they have an upcoming lesson. Of course, it is possible to have too much of a good thing! So, what are the best practices for sending lesson reminders? As [...]

18 Sep

We’re (Pay)rolling with Excitement!

September 18th, 2019|Product Features|

Dealing with payroll may not be the most exciting part of your job, there's no need to be shy about it. That's why with TutorBird, all you've got to do is set your teachers up with their payroll rates and leave the rest up to us! Easy peasy, right? To kick things up another notch, we've [...]

17 Sep

Understanding Those Pesky Payment Processing Fees

September 17th, 2019|Tutoring Business Tips|

One of the big decisions you have to make when running your business is how to collect payments. And if you’re going to accept online payments, you’ll need to choose the payment processor that works best for you. Regardless of which one you go with, you’ll be paying processing fees on your transactions. Here are [...]

2 Sep

Be Reachable to Extend Your Reach

September 2nd, 2019|Tutoring Business Tips|

We live in an age where we can answer almost any question with a quick Google search from the smartphone that’s glued to our hip. The expectation of instant answers has changed the way people interact with each other, which has also extended to the way they interact with businesses – big and small. Your [...]

26 Aug

Time is Money

August 26th, 2019|Product Features|

Happy Monday from the TutorBird team! The sun is shining, the coffee pot is brewing and we've got some shiny new updates for you. Someone wise once said "Good things come to those who wait", and we're here to reward everyone's patience. This week's most exciting feature is something that many of you have asked for... [...]

19 Aug

Get What You Need from Your Registration Form

August 19th, 2019|Tutoring Business Tips|

Your website tells the world everything they need to know about your business. When a potential student comes to your website, they want to reach out to you so they can enroll in lessons. What is the end goal of the website? To capture the contact information of interested students and parents, you need a [...]

16 Aug

Getting Down to the Nitty Gritty

August 16th, 2019|Product Features|

When life throws you lemons, you make lemonade...right? For teachers, replace lemons with fall scheduling, and lemonade with organized chaos - now that sounds about right! Our busy summer in the office hasn’t wound down, and the team is always searching for ways that we can improve the ease and speed of how you use [...]

5 Aug

Building Your Brand: The Importance of a Logo

August 5th, 2019|Tutoring Business Tips|

Whether walking down the street or scrolling through your phone, you're face to face with businesses all the time. Your logo is the face of your company - it is the first thing someone sees when looking it up. How you brand your business is one of the most important decisions you can make. A [...]