Episode 026: Who’s the Boss?

[caption id="attachment_356" align="alignnone" width="660"] When it comes to piano lessons, who's the boss?[/caption] When you "hire" a teacher, is it the same as an employer hiring an employee? Are you more like a customer buying services similar to the electric or telephone company? Is it like a restaurant where you order what you want off the menu and can request a customized meal? Maybe it's like using a doctor for his or her knowledge and expertise. (more…)
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Episode 017: Be Your Child’s Biggest Cheerleader

Communication, Podcast, Practicing and Motivation
[caption id="attachment_210" align="alignnone" width="560"] Be your child's biggest cheerleader![/caption] Episode Highlights: 45 Gratifying Facts about Thanksgiving A little more about Sarah Hale, the Mother of Thanksgiving Thanksgiving makes me think of food, family and football. Football makes me think of the Parent/Teacher/Student relationship (Episode 002) (more…)
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Episode 012: Makeup Lessons

Communication, Podcast
[caption id="attachment_135" align="alignnone" width="800"] Piano lessons are a commitment. Piano parents need to manage their family schedule to avoid conflicts.[/caption] Episode Highlights: When you say "Yes" to something, you're saying "No" to something else. (more…)
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