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Kathy Minardi and George Markham join us this Thursday! News You Can Use 4/23/2019

Hi Montessorians,

We hear often about the challenges of working with a limited marketing budget. Kasim wrote a great blog called "What Should a Montessori School Spend on Paid Advertising Channels". Check it out here

If you haven't yet joined our private Facebook group, now is the time to do it! We check in periodically via FB live and post often about new happenings and interesting topics of interest. Members can post questions and start great conversations. One recent question...

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What Should a Montessori School Spend on Paid Advertising Channels?

 

Before diving into the heart of this topic, the obligatory disclaimer that needs to be stated is that every school is different. There are a myriad of factors that impact your paid advertising campaigns such as location, market, and competition, to name only a fraction.

With that said, because we have over 600 member Montessori schools we have had the unique opportunity of being able to examine what may be the largest available data set on this very topic. Through that process of...

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A team from the Montessori Institute of North Texas joins us this Thursday to discuss their new course: Montessori Core Principles. News You Can Use 4/16/2019

Hi Montessorians,

We are so sorry about the technological glitches from last week! 

 

 

 

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Kathy Minardi from Whole School Leadership Institute joins us to discuss the leadership programs available! News You Can Use 4/9/2019

Hi Montessorians,

Here is this week's News You Can Use, with a fresh new image from your Nido team members! 

 

 

 

  • During last week's call Matt Hillis answered questions from live attendees. We discussed why data should drive your marketing decisions, how collecting prospects email addresses can help build your enrollment, and record-keeping for your guides. You can watch the recording here.

  • For this week's conversation we have another special guest!...

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Our founder Matt Hillis joins us again for a live call this Thursday! He's ready for your questions - News You Can Use 4/2/2019

Hi Montessorians,

It's April! The time for planning for the 2019-2020 school year is here. Hopefully you're finding yourself with a long waiting list for spots next year, but if you're not, be sure to check out our member's section filled with resources. We have plenty of white papers, articles, coaching calls and conversations, and courses that are meant to support you along your marketing journey. Don't stress, we got you!

 

 

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Curious about the third plane? Special Guest Kira Donnelly joins us Thursday to talk all things teenager. You won't want to miss this one! News You Can Use 3/26/2019

Hi Montessorians,

We just wrapped up the AMS conference, and to say we're energized doesn't even begin to describe our experience! It was great to see so many Montessorians coming together to learn more, share often, and dive deeper into the channels of this important work. At Nido Marketing, we're thankful to be continually welcomed into the Montessori space and work together to grow the presence of Montessori education.

 

 

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Perseverance Really Does Pay Off Case Study: Ivy League Montessori School

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Ivy League Montessori School in Cumming, Georgia was founded in 1991 by Grace Janho to provide an empowering and engaging environment for children to grow, learn, and discover at their own pace. Today, the school boasts a thriving toddler and primary community, as well as comprehensive elementary and summer programs.

Dedicated to preparing children for life and helping them discover how they can best contribute to our world and culture, Ivy League Montessori School teachers and its director...

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See you at the AMS Conference! News You Can Use 3/19/2019

Hi Montessorians,

This time has finally come! We can't wait to see many of you at the AMS conference this week! 

 

 

  • Come meet Kasim and Daneen at the Nido Marketing booth at the AMS Annual Conference March 21-24th!
  • On last week's call we announced some big changes to Nido regarding Facebook and the membership services we offer. These changes will mostly affect our third and fourth plane members, however, there are also some exciting things happening in the...

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Changes and new offers at Nido Marketing! - New You Can Use 3/12/2019

Hi Montessorians,

We have some changes on the horizon we want to share with you! Join us on Thursday to find out more.

 

 

  • On last week's call Kasim and Daneen had a great follow-up discussion from our conversation with Peter about making offers to families. We mentioned some great tips to share with interested parents and what you can do to bring in more mission-appropriate families. It was another lively discussion with a handful of members in attendance! If you missed...

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Preparing your families before they come on a tour! News You Can Use 3/5/2019

Hi Montessorians,

Welcome to March. Who's ready for spring? raised_hands

  • In last week's conversation Daneen and Peter Piche talked about the process of making an "offer" to new families, and how relationship is everything. He gave us a few "ah-ha" moments to shift our perspective on the Montessori sales process, and capitalize what we're really good at - outcomes. This is sure one call not to pass up! If you missed it, watch the recording here
  • For this week's conversation Kasim...

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