How to Find a Guitar Teacher: Organization and Habits

How to Find a Guitar Teacher: Organization and Habits

Many beginners to guitar want a teacher who is structured and ready to provide opinions about the best way to learn guitar. Teachers provide this advice in the form of a curriculum.

How do you know if a teacher's curriculum will work for you? Answering this question can save you many frustrated hours of practice, and the drudgery of going to a teacher that you don't get along with. 

Guitar Scales: What Are They Good For, Anyway?

Guitar Scales: What Are They Good For, Anyway?

Guitar scales. Do you really need to know them? Practice them? I'll give you a hint: Nope! Would you like to know more about guitar scales, what they are good for, and even if you have to learn them to enjoy guitar? This post is for you. 

How to Find a guitar teacher: Rely on teachers, not friends who play guitar

How to Find a guitar teacher: Rely on teachers, not friends who play guitar

Friends aren't paid to teach you guitar. Teachers are. It is this simple fact that allows me to say with the utmost confidence that asking a friend to teach you how to play guitar will not work out the way you'd like it to. 

There are many reasons why friends don't make decent guitar teachers. This post goes over all of them.

How to Use Craigslist to Find Awesome Guitar Students

How to Use Craigslist to Find Awesome Guitar Students

Many thousands of guitar teachers use Craigslist.org to try to find new student, but what is the most effective way to use the website? This post and SlideShare presentation shows you exactly how you can use Craigslist.org to advertise for your guitar teaching business in a super-effective, smart way that will cost you nothing at all.