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Exam Preparation

Exam Preparation

CRM  Maria Horner
Invisible ink and UV lights, tiny cameras and earpieces, smartwatches and hollow pens for storing notes — you might be forgiven for thinking this is James…
Mobile Tutoring Management Software

Mobile Tutoring Management Software

Tutoring Online  Maria Horner
In 2017, an average smartphone’s performance is approximately 100 million times better than the Apollo guidance computer on board of the Apollo rockets in…
Hands-on Learning

Hands-on Learning

CRM  Maria Horner
The Victoria & Albert museum in London recently announced a national schools programme — Design Lab Nation — which aims to revive art and design education in…
TutorCruncher April Newsletter

TutorCruncher April Newsletter

Tutor Management Software  Sam Jenkins
In the UK we are more than familiar with the notion of April showers. For anybody unaware of the saying “April showers bring May flowers”, the thing about this…
The Pitfalls of last-minute studying

The Pitfalls of last-minute studying

CRM  Maria Horner
Raise your hand if you’ve ever tried to cram information into your head the night before an exam. Leave your hand up if it didn’t work out particularly well —…
Edtech Software: The Next Chapter Of Reading In Education

Edtech Software: The Next Chapter Of Reading In Education

Business Growth  Maria Horner
One week ago today children once again got to dress up in costumes in honour of World Book Day, collect a £1 book at their local bookstore, and hopefully take…
Introducing TC bot

Introducing TC bot

Tutor Management Software  Sam Jenkins
At TutorCruncher, our goal is making running a tutoring company as easy and as profitable as possible. As part of that quest, we are delighted to announce our…
Tutoring Company Marketing

Tutoring Company Marketing

Business Growth  Maria Horner
The first organic search result will get nearly 33% of clicks. Companies that blog have 434% more indexed pages. 75% of users never scroll past the first page…
TutorCruncher March Newsletter

TutorCruncher March Newsletter

Tutor Management Software  Sam Jenkins
The clocks have gone forward and there is blossom on the trees. I suppose the only remaining thing to truly confirm the arrival of Spring is, of course, the…
VAT And Tutoring Agencies

VAT And Tutoring Agencies

Getting Paid  Maria Horner
On 1 April 2017, changes being made to the UK’s VAT Flat Rate Scheme (FRS) will add another category of business to the existing 54 in the scheme. This will…
Introducing TutorCruncher Socket

Introducing TutorCruncher Socket

Tutor Management Software  Maria Horner
TutorCruncher Socket is live! With TutorCruncher you can now make your company’s website stand out from the crowd. It is simple, powerful, and free to all…
Comparing TutorCruncher Learnspeed Teachworks Tutorpanel and Oases Online part 1

Comparing TutorCruncher Learnspeed Teachworks Tutorpanel and Oases Online part 1

Tutor Management Software  Tom Hamilton Stubber
We often get asked, “What’s the difference between you and your competitors?”. We thought we would give you a comprehensive breakdown of your options when…
TutorCruncher February Newsletter

TutorCruncher February Newsletter

Tutor Management Software  Sam Jenkins
Is February really 4 weeks long? It feels even shorter than that… As 2017 unerringly marches on, at TutorCruncher we are working as hard as ever to ensure that…
TutorCruncher January Newsletter

TutorCruncher January Newsletter

Tutor Management Software  Sam Jenkins
2017 is now very much in full swing! We hope that the new year has been positive so far for everyone and that a solid platform has been created, from which…
Teaching critical thinking in a ‘post-truth’ world

Teaching critical thinking in a ‘post-truth’ world

CRM  Sam Jenkins
Back in November 2016, Oxford Dictionaries chose their word of the year: the adjective post-truth, defined as ‘relating to or denoting circumstances in which…
The What How And Why Of Setting Up A Tutoring Company

The What How And Why Of Setting Up A Tutoring Company

Business Growth  Natasha Saed
The most common question I’m asked when I tell people that I’m a tutor is ‘But why aren’t you a teacher?’ — a valid question, the answer to which I’m here to…
How Tutorcruncher Began

How Tutorcruncher Began

Tutor Management Software  Luke Christian
Sitting in a basement, phones ringing veritably every minute, after a buzzing first year in business at Bright Young Things around mid 2007, the initial glee…
TutorCruncher’s December Newsletter

TutorCruncher’s December Newsletter

Tutor Management Software  Tom Hamilton Stubber
With 2016 fast approaching its end, it’s an appropriate time to look back on this year and reflect on what has gone before. Over at TutorCruncher we are really…

Our experience of using TutorCruncher and how it has added value to us, by Telios Tutors

Tutor Management Software  Telios Tutors
_Telios Tutors have been using TutorCruncher for over a year now, and they wanted to share their experience of running a tutoring company, and how…

Stripe and TutorCruncher

Tutor Management Software  Tom Hamilton Stubber
At TutorCruncher, we spent a long time trying to figure out which card payment service would be the best to integrate with, and Stripe came out on top. There…