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The one thing that can unite all of us on April 15 is the fact that everyone hates doing their taxes. Though they are necessary, they are exhausting and time-consuming, and just plain no fun for anyone!

To help you cope, we've captured what doing taxes feels like through a series of dancer memes.

YOU'RE WELCOME!

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It's a question that often pops up online in dance teacher forums where studio owners look for creative ways to save money. It may sound tempting to try shower pan lining as vinyl flooring—it's PVC, just like marley, right? Unfortunately, it's not that simple—PVC products are not all created equal.

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Accountant Jessica Scheitler has a helpful phrase for the clients of her Las Vegas–based tax preparation business, Financial Groove—one she thinks they'll understand: Expense full-out. "It's the same as when you're at a convention, and you're supposed to dance full-out, as big and crazy as possible," she explains. In the world of tax preparation, it means handing over all your studio business receipts, rather than cherry-picking what seems appropriate or "right."

There are a few other things she'd like from her clients as well—so we made a list. Use it to impress your accountant this year (and make their job a little easier).

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Q: Do you monitor what your dancers post on social media?

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We're baaaaaack! 5 Pranks to Play on Your Students for April Fools' Day 2.0 is here and ready to rumble. Use any one of these in your classroom, and you're sure to spend the rest of your day chuckling. Use all of them at once, and we aren't sure your dancers will ever recover 😏 😂 🤣.

Film any of the pranks you do on your students and share them on social media with us. We are VERY excited to see what hilarious things come from this day.

You're welcome!

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Service and kindness are important aspects of studio life. As we all know, we aren't just teaching dancers, we are helping develop generous, loving human beings. To help you accomplish that, we've curated 17 random acts of kindness for you to consider incorporating into your studio's schedule. Your students will learn how to better serve the world around them, and the happy memories will stay with them forever.

Check them out, and let us know what acts of kindness your studio is already incorporating over on our Facebook page!

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It's the day after Valentine's Day, and every single one of us is in a chocolate coma scrolling through endless love posts on social media. It's both the best and the worst day of the year 😂. Obnoxiously mushy Instagram captions aside, whether you have a significant other or not, we all know that your studio co-workers are the actual loves of your life.

Check out our five reasons why, and let us know over in our comments if we got 'em right!

XOXO

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We've all had times when we've failed miserably while trying our best to communicate important concepts and ideas to our students. We are all well-meaning with hopes that our dancers will achieve their dreams and become kind humans along the way. Unfortunately, our delivery may need some honing in order to help them without causing some damage,

Here are four common phrases dance teachers often say, and four ways we can adjust them to make them constructive and productive.

Let us know over on our Facebook page what phrases you try to avoid as a dance teacher!

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