Elena Mutonono's Blog for Smart Online Teaching

Strategies and Case Studies for Online Language Teachers Moving Away from 1:1 Hustle

Elena Mutonono’s Blog for Smart Online Teaching

Strategies and Case Studies for Online Language Teachers Moving Away from 1:1 Hustle

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How to make your online course small, sexy and sellable.

How to make your online course small, sexy and sellable.

Let me walk you through the typical, speedy course creation process.   "I'm so sick and tired of my clients making the same mistakes." "I'm so exhausted coaching folks 1:1. Wow, these mistakes would make great content for a wonderful course!" "I'm just going to...

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How I Learned to Teach Online Without Giving Skype Lessons

How I Learned to Teach Online Without Giving Skype Lessons

Last week I featured Chris Rush's post on how he began giving skype lessons via italki, and moved from zero students to being overbooked. This week I want to share with you how you can make money online without teaching on skype.    In my book The Numbers Game in...

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How to make your online course small, sexy and sellable.

How to make your online course small, sexy and sellable.

Let me walk you through the typical, speedy course creation process.   "I'm so sick and tired of my clients making the same mistakes." "I'm so exhausted coaching folks 1:1. Wow, these mistakes would make great content for a wonderful course!" "I'm just going to...

read more
How I Learned to Teach Online Without Giving Skype Lessons

How I Learned to Teach Online Without Giving Skype Lessons

Last week I featured Chris Rush's post on how he began giving skype lessons via italki, and moved from zero students to being overbooked. This week I want to share with you how you can make money online without teaching on skype.    In my book The Numbers Game in...

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Recent posts
How to overcome your fear of marketing

How to overcome your fear of marketing

If you're afraid of marketing your services online, you're not alone. The challenge is to deal with it. Psychologists say that one of the most effective ways to overcome a fear is “sitting with it” or exposing ourselves to it....

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The case for a small online summit

The case for a small online summit

A few years ago when Veronika Palovska and myself decided to run an online summit for language teachers, we wanted something unconventional. Our goal was to make it more effective and less overwhelming than regular online summits we’d attended.   After some...

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How to stop trading time for money as a coach

How to stop trading time for money as a coach

Ermy Pedata teaches Italian online at The Language Rose (check out her Instagram account, too). Last year she made a smart move away from trading time for money, and in this interview she shares how the process went and what she learned as she challenged herself to...

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How to use webinars to grow your audience

How to use webinars to grow your audience

If you don't want to use social media, webinars will help you grow your audience just as effectively. If you are able to collaborate with another teacher/coach with a bigger audience you won't even need to worry about where to find the people.   One of my...

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How to keep selling your products after the first launch

How to keep selling your products after the first launch

Remember the first time you spoke a foreign language? When all the hours of practice and drills are finally paying off? That first time when random words are a sentence and what used to sound like a gargle is now a piece of information? That first time is intoxicating...

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The case for a small online summit

The case for a small online summit

A few years ago when Veronika Palovska and myself decided to run an online summit for language teachers, we wanted something unconventional. Our goal was to make it more effective and less overwhelming than regular online summits we’d attended.   After some...

read more
How to stop trading time for money as a coach

How to stop trading time for money as a coach

Ermy Pedata teaches Italian online at The Language Rose (check out her Instagram account, too). Last year she made a smart move away from trading time for money, and in this interview she shares how the process went and what she learned as she challenged herself to...

read more