It doesn’t matter if you have been teaching for five days, five months or 20 years, empty slots in the schedule happen! Clients move or go on vacation, change jobs or have kids. As a Pilates instructor, it’s important to have a hand out there welcoming in new clients even if you think you don’t need any. In a perfect world, we would arrive, and the clients would be lining up down the street to get into our studios, the phone would constantly be ringing, and our inbox would have multiple emails of people asking for two or more sessions a week. But the truth is, (even if you are a skilled teacher in your area), if people don’t know about you, your Pilates business or even about Pilates in general … that door will have no line, the phone will not ring, and that inbox will remain empty. Let’s change that TODAY! Read more
One of the many rewards of owning your own studio is to create an environment to not only offer movement training, but to also offer a place for future trainers to learn! It has been my pleasure over the last 10 years to be a Master Instructor for Balanced Body offering teacher training courses. As with many training courses, there is an additional requirement for registrants to complete – personal and practical sessions! Read more
I did something crazy a year ago and opened a Pilates studio. I’m totally risk-averse, and it terrified me, but it’s been a wonderful journey towards success! I had worked at various studios in 3 vastly different markets over the previous 13 years, so I had a pretty good idea of what I was getting in to. BUT, it has been a wild adventure for sure, and I’ve learned a lot. Here are a few lessons I found very valuable in my first year in business! Read more
Feel like Marketing your business falls at the bottom of your list? Don’t know where to start or how to create successful strategies? Think it’s too expensive? Learn to work smarter and not harder with simple, easy, cost effective and tangible ways to connect with your current loyal clients and attract new customers. Read more
I live for adventure. I thrive in nature. I love Pilates.
I am Page Sieffert, owner of Pilates Nosara, a Pilates studio located on the grounds of The Bodhi Tree Resort in Nosara, Costa Rica. I am also a Master Instructor for Balanced Body and here’s how I created a Pilates life in paradise! Read more