Rhee Gold is passionate about dance education and the business of teaching dance. He is a pioneer in the field, launching the first business (and motivational) seminar for dance teachers in the mid-90s and is now the director of the DanceLife Teacher Conference and the DanceLife Retreat Center attracting hundreds of teachers and studio owners from around the world.
Gold’s mission is to inspire dance people to appreciate the gift that dance offers all who experience it. He encourages teachers to be unique, make their own mark on the field and to have the confidence to follow the path that best suits their goals for success.
His entrepreneurial and leadership skills have had a long-lasting impact on the dance community, he is the author of the Complete Guide to Teaching Dance, served as the publisher of Dance Studio Life magazine for 14 years and has served as the President of Dance Masters of America, the United Dance Merchants of America, the founding co-chair of UNITY and is now the Director of the International Dance Entrepreneurs Association, also known as I.D.E.A.
When given the chance to “talk dance,” Rhee is all about it and that’s what this podcast is all about. We’ll crisscross everything about teaching dance from business to classroom success and we’ll definitely hit on the heart and soul of what being a dance teacher is all about.
Keeping it fresh in your classroom
Want to keep things interesting in your classroom in 2023? Join Rhee and Stacey today as they talk about the exciting ways to keep your classes interesting for your students, no matter what the genre of dance you're teaching.
New Year, New Goals
Are you making new year resolutions this year? Today Rhee and Stacey talk through the best way to keep your goals on track for the New Year.
Happy Holidays 2022
Wishing you and your family a happy holiday season!
Leading from the top
Many Dance Studio Owners get into the business of running their own studio because they like to teach, not because they love leadership. But being a good leader and leading with positivity is a fundamental part of running a dance studio whether you like it or not. Today Rhee and Stacey talk about the importance of good leadership and how you can bring out the best in your team by leading from the top.
Mentor, Leader, Teacher
Have you ever thought about your Faculty and the role they play as mentors to the students in your studio? Today Rhee and Stacey discuss the importance of that role as Mentors in your students lives and how we can use the power of dance to make a big impact in our communities.
Have you ever been to Vegas?
Las Vegas has to be seen to be believed! Today Join Rhee and Stacey as they talk about what Las Vegas means to them and why they are so excited about the 2023 DanceLife Teacher Conference in Las Vegas!
I am so grateful to listen to Rhee while I am driving! So many takeaways. Thanks Stacey Morgan for making it happen. Another podcast favourite to save with Miss Bossy Boots and Ask a dancer!
Excellent podcast for studio owners.