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How to Teach Students to be More Creative

 Chrissy Jones
Can creativity be tutored? While the creative attributes of a person are largely determined by personality attributes developed and set in our formative years,…
Education Learning Environments Teaching Tutoring

TutorCruncher September 18 Newsletter

 Fionn Finegan
Our friends in the US did so last month and so now it has come to the UK’s turn to advance to the 2018/19 Academic Year! Our batteries are recharged…
Features Newsletter SaaS Tutoring Management

A Frenchy's Experience at TutorCruncher

 Hugo Delannoy
For the past 3 months, I have been interning at TutorCruncher. My studies in IT in the EISTI engineer school (France) require an internship abroad, and so I…
Business Management Internship Small business Startup

A Fond Farewell

 Sam Jenkins
Dear fellow TutorCrunchers, After having been a part of the TutorCruncher furniture for nearly two years, the time has come for me to bid TC a fond farewell. I…
Business Management Small business Startup

How to Avoid Burnout as a Freelance Tutor

 Chrissy Jones
It may come as a surprise that 25% of Americans find their jobs as the number one stressor in their lives. For a freelance tutor, the stress of the job can…
Managing a tutoring agency Small business Teaching Tutoring

Free tutoring management software - can it work?

 Sam Jenkins
For those of you who aren’t already aware, TutorCruncher offers business management software specialised to the needs of the tutoring industry. We’re pretty…
Business Management Small business Startup Tutoring

TutorCruncher is having a party!

 Sam Jenkins
We are having a party at our new office! The plan is to celebrate the beginning of the 2018-19 academic year on our office rooftop, which will (fingers…
Small business Startup Tutoring

We’re Hiring a Business Development Manager

 Sam Jenkins
TutorCruncher is hiring a business development manager. We are a SaaS Startup which has quickly become the market leader in its niche. We offer specialised…
Internship Recruitment Small business Startup

Managing Your Tutors Whilst Managing Your Risk

 Chrissy Jones
The business of managing people is laden with risk which could cost the business in the long run. With a 7% decline in UK HR budgets, according to CIPD stats,…
Education Higher Education Managing a tutoring agency Tutoring

TutorCruncher August 18 Newsletter

 Sam Jenkins
What a truly rare moment this is. Normally with these newsletters, I may be forgiven for musing on the pretty boring weather we tend to get in the UK. Now…
Features Newsletter SaaS Tutoring Management

How TutorCruncher began

 Sam Jenkins
The history of TutorCruncher is a history of tutoring, specifically when one tutoring company had a busier than expected launch. You might think that’s a good…
Business Management CRM Startup Technology

How we calculate our Google rating

 Sam Jenkins
We’ve written before on the importance of reviews and ratings. This played a big part in our development and implementation of the ability for tutors to be…
Business Management CRM SEO

Calculating ‘This Year in TutorCruncher’

 Sam Jenkins
To work out ‘This Year in TutorCruncher’, the calculation can be summarised as: Starting Value + Time Since Date * Rate of Increase The Starting Value is…
Business Management CRM Invoices Teaching

Introducing The Feature Crunch

 Sam Jenkins
The Feature Crunch is a new segment that we are launching where we hope to give you our insight on specific areas of TutorCruncher. Our whole philosophy is to…
Business Management CRM Managing a tutoring agency

Lessen Your Student Loan Burden With These Easy Tips

 Chrissy Jones
It is estimated that by 2022, 10 million people in the UK workforce will be in professional occupations. These numbers might not be that surprising considering…
Education Higher Education Tutoring

TutorCruncher June '18 Newsletter

 Sam Jenkins
Hello to all! We're fast approaching the summer and we’re very much in the thick of exam season, so it is a busy time for tutors and tutees alike. Good luck to…
Features Newsletter SaaS Tutoring Management

A Guide To Earning Extra Money To Pay Student Loans Off Early

 Chrissy Jones
Student loans are a big bugbear the world over, with students in the UK and the US spending various decades to fully settle their debts. With many students set…
Education Higher Education Tutoring

We’re Hiring a Junior Developer

 Sam Jenkins
TutorCruncher is hiring a junior developer. We are a SaaS Startup which has quickly become the market leader in its niche. We offer specialised business…
Internship Recruitment Small business Startup

GDPR Legislation and TutorCruncher Part 3

 Sam Jenkins
Once more, TutorCruncher has been busy working with its users to prepare for 25th May, when GDPR legislation will come into effect. In this post, we wanted to…
Legal Small business Technology

GDPR Legislation and TutorCruncher Part 2

 Sam Jenkins
The General Data Protection Regulation is to come into effect on 25th May 2018. In short, this legislation will regulate the way that individuals’ data is…
Legal Newsletter Small business Technology