Owning or managing a dance studio is without a doubt an extremely rewarding but hectic venture. If you ask any studio owner what they love most about their job, chances are they prefer things like choreography and strategizing business growth way more than manually tracking attendance, billing customers or filing registration paperwork.
Utilizing a fully integrated dance studio software will help you achieve your business’s goals by allowing you to streamline your operations, as well as eliminate the need for multiple platforms that don’t speak to each other or paint the full picture of your business.
What is dance studio software?
Dance studio software is a cloud-based solution that helps studio owners manage their business. From tracking students, managing class registration, posting and processing tuition payments, communicating with parents and staff and so much more – dance studio software gives owners the ability to manage their business from end to end.
Now that you know what dance studio software is, here’s a rundown of the top five ways using a smart tech solution can help grow your studio.
5 ways dance studio software makes an owner’s life easier – infographic
Tips for getting started with dance studio software
When manual and mundane prevent you from achieving your goals in the studio, I recommend you do the following. Take a look at the tasks you and your staff complete on a daily, weekly, or monthly basis and ask yourself:
- Is there a way to streamline your existing processes?
- Can certain business applications be consolidated into one studio management software? (Looking at you, spreadsheets, forms, website shopping carts and payment processing systems that don’t speak to one another!)
From there, do your research to determine which dance studio software is right for you. Here are our favorite tips for selecting the right software!
Sometimes selecting your dance studio software is a no brainer and the real work starts when implementing it. Adopting a software system for the first time, or entirely new software can be difficult. As the owner of your dance studio, it’s important to walk your entire team through the onboarding process to help them feel confident in using the platform and to conquer the technology learning curve.