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Starting A Martial Art School Series Part XIV: Growing & Expanding Your Empire

Posted on 13 October 2012 by Tim Houghten

This entry is part 12 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

Attracting an elite group of national and international students could easily be enough to put your revenues well over $1million dollars a year. However, expanding your empire is the way to really turn your enterprise into a million dollar moneymaking machine.

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How To Start A Martial Arts School Part XIII: Outsourcing & Hiring Employees

Posted on 11 October 2012 by Tim Houghten

This entry is part 11 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

The way of hiring employees and running a business has changed dramatically in the last couple of years. In order to operate more efficiently and at lower costs entrepreneurs are now turning to outsourcing in masses. Of course you need onsite instructors, but almost every other staffing need you have can easily be outsourced. This is especially true when it comes to marketing your martial arts business.

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How To Start Your Martial Arts School Part X: Social Media For Martial Art Schools

Posted on 02 October 2012 by Tony Hackerott

This entry is part 9 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

For a long time Google and Yahoo Pay-Per-Click advertising reigned supreme and was the most common form of online advertising for most businesses. It can still be incredibly effective if done right. More recently however, social media marketing and focusing on SEO have far surpassed this type of advertising for a number or reasons. This includes being better able to target the right type of traffic, lower costs, and cut the length of time it takes to reach out.  It still does take some investment of time and money to do it right, although much less than the other options available. Let’s take a look at some of the most popular and profitable opportunities.

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Building & Growing Your Martial Arts School Part IX: Internet Marketing For Martial Arts

Posted on 28 September 2012 by Tim Houghten

This entry is part 10 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

Without a doubt Internet advertising and social media marketing has been the hottest topic among businesses and marketing consultants in the last couple of years. There have been a lot of myths and misconceptions disseminated about online marketing. When it comes to martial arts and MMA however, it is absolutely true that Internet advertising offers an extremely effective way to reach masses of prospective students and offers the biggest return on investment for your marketing budget.

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Building & Growing Your Martial Arts School Part VIII: Promoting Your School

Posted on 27 September 2012 by Tony Hackerott

This entry is part 8 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

We discussed earlier some of the traditional ways that martial arts schools and MMA training centers promote themselves and the problems associated with them. However, there are some traditional types of marketing methods that can be used with great effect for martial arts schools if done right. Alone they may not seem revolutionary, but they are a form of advertising rarely used or done right by martial arts schools.

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Building & Growing Your Martial Arts School Part VII: Instructor & Promoter Pay

Posted on 26 September 2012 by Tim Houghten

This entry is part 7 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

Before we get into the actual marketing techniques you need to explode your martial arts business, lets take a minute to discuss who should be doing your marketing, how much you should be paying them, and how to get cash in faster to speed up your business.

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Need A Ninja Costume For Halloween? Easy… Here’s How To Do It Cheap!

Posted on 22 September 2012 by Tony Hackerott

The ninja is truly one of the best costumes a child can choose as a Halloween costume. Now I am kind of biased because I donned the black stealthy outfit just about every other Halloween when I was a kid. This was mostly to get the coolest ninja outfit that I could find and this way I could play in it until the next time I was a ninja for Halloween.

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The Last Living Ninja

Posted on 16 September 2012 by Tony Hackerott

In a bit of sad news, it is possible that we may only have one final ‘living ninja‘.  Jinichi Kawakami who is a 63 year old engineer might possibly be the last living ninja who learned and understands the skills that have been handed down from teacher to student for over 500 years.

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Start Your Martial Arts School Part VI: How To Market Your Martial Arts School

Posted on 31 August 2012 by Tim Houghten

This entry is part 6 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

How To Market Your Martial Arts School

If you are already familiar with martial arts schools and training centers, or even already have a franchise, then you know the usual suspects when it comes to marketing.

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How To Start A Martial Arts School Part V: Pre-Selling Your School

Posted on 30 August 2012 by Tim Houghten

This entry is part 5 of 13 in the seriesStarting Martial Arts School

Pre-Selling For Your School

After having done all of your research and having completed your business and marketing plans, it is wise to test your ideas and assumptions for before laying them out and tying up capital.

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