Performance Reviews in Your Music School [7FMS Ep. #101]

by Daniel Patterson


Welcome back to the podcast!

Nate and Daniel kick off 2024 with an important topic… Performance reviews for your team (whether office staff or teachers).

However, they go beyond just talking about HOW to give a performance review by asking an important question:

What motivates your team to help you build a strong business?

This is covered… and a lot more!

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Here’s what you’ll find in the episode:

  • Importance of performance reviews
  • Maintaining consistent performance reviews
  • Critical systems for music schools
  • Balancing critical systems as you implement them
  • The link between performance reviews and your product
  • Picking the systems that work best for you
  • Facing aversion to performance reviews
  • Your team: Ongoing communication and check-ins
  • Your team: Measuring performance and compensation
  • Performance reviews as an ongoing process

Thank you for listening!

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Daniel Patterson is a private teacher, writer, and marketing consultant for music schools. He began teaching in 2004. He co-founded and led marketing operations for a summer music camp that sees over 200 children each summer.

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