San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) November 20, 2010
Demand for tutors is growing as finals week approaches. For educated job seekers, that’s good news: tutoring can pay quite well, with top tutors earning rates of $100 per hour and higher. Tutoring-Expert.com (http://www.tutoring-expert.com/tips-for-tutors.html) reveals how to get and keep the best tutoring jobs and offers top tips on starting a tutoring business. Free online tools allow tutors to post profiles, share successes, and more.
As final exam week approaches, demand for tutors in all subjects is growing. Tutoring jobs are easier to find this time of year as students struggle with schoolwork and college applications. Thinking of starting a tutoring business? That’s a good idea, too. The new site Tutoring-Expert.com explains how.
Tutoring-Expert.com offers a wealth of resources for tutors with free site information adapted from the guidebook BE A GREAT TUTOR. Former tutor and author Erin Quinn O’Briant, MFA, explains how to tutor for both student success and financial well-being.
How to Be a Great (and Successful) Tutor
The site details the author’s four steps to successfully starting a tutoring business and includes tips on presenting oneself both in person and online. Not sure how much to charge? The Tutoring Jobs page (http://www.tutoring-expert.com/tutoring-jobs.html) offers a detailed analysis of the types of work available and the rates tutors earn depending on qualifications and location. For tutors who want to brush up their teaching skills, O’Briant offers sound tutoring advice based on her years of experience (http://www.tutoring-expert.com/tutoring-advice.html).
An Online Presence for Tutors: Free Tools
Tutoring-Expert.com allows tutors to build their reputation and online presence with free, easy-to-use tools. Tutors enhance their web presence by creating their own free online profile page (visit http://www.tutoring-expert.com/independent-tutors.html then click your time zone to get started), sharing success stories, and reviewing favorite education books. Tutors searching for a guidebook may join the BE A GREAT TUTOR mailing list for publication alerts.
About the Tutoring Expert
Tutoring-Expert.com was created by author Erin Quinn O’Briant, whose guidebook BE A GREAT TUTOR releases in May 2011 (Lit Books). Today, O’Briant teaches writing and literature at City College of San Francisco. A former tutor, she holds a BA from Emory University and an MFA from Goddard College. She is the author of the novel GLITTER GIRL.