Contact: Henry Lane FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
TUTORING MATCH INTRODUCES IMPROVED FEATURES FOR ONLINE TUTORS
MARKETING AND ADVERTISING , BILLING AND PAYMENT, SUPPORT AND TRAINING
(Fairfield, CT) June 10, 2011 – Tutoring Match, the premier online and in-home tutoring service, is offering new and improved state-of-the-art tools to help tutors market themselves, negotiate and collect fees, and take their business to a whole new level on TutoringMatch.com
On TutoringMatch.com, tutors will find 31 high-tech marketing and advertising services including: Facebook “likes” and “views” on tutor profile pages (great for social media), targeted local advertising for in-home tutors, national advertising for online tutors, media-rich videos and pod casts, and the option to have tutor profiles and/or ads featured on the high-traffic homepage of TutoringMatch.com. Tutors also have access to over 330 self-marketing tools and 1-on-1 tips.
Tutors can significantly widen their exposure by appearing in Tutoring Match’s electronic messages, newsletters and mailings, which reach thousands of clients. There are also online features for tutors to signify that they have been background checked, certified and pre-screened (a big plus with parents). Tutors can choose which membership level they want to access particular services.
TutoringMatch.com also offers improved and expanded payment billing and collection services, which help tutors get paid on time and in full. Some of these tools include online time sheets, record keeping, payment collection and guarantee options (tutors never need get burned again), client invoicing and direct deposit options; bookkeeping will no longer take up a tutor’s work time.
Tutors can also save time and hassles over fee negotiations by having TutoringMatch.com act as their agent. More services include: a 24-hour cancellation policy option to protect tutors from no-show clients, fee negotiation, as well as mediation and dispute resolution. These choices (and more) are tiered in three membership levels, which tutors can choose to fit their specific needs.
TutoringMatch.com has also added more support and training services for tutors to help clients more effectively on the web. These exclusive features include instruction on how to use a “whiteboard” for online tutoring. Tutors will have access to live one-on-one support, unlimited e-mail support, tutor certification, a paid background check and additional training/tips. Tutors have the option of which services to access per their membership level.
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About Tutoring Match
Since 1999 Tutoring Match has been “match-making” one-on-one in-home tutorials. With a national network of professionals, TM personalizes academic assistance in all subjects for all ages. With state-of-the-art website providing the finest In Home and online tutoring, Tutoring Match makes finding academic assistance with a tutor possible anywhere in the world.