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      Each section is packed with video, audio,
      downloads, interviews, and articles on that subject.

      The Student Sales Funnel

      How to Teach

      The Black Belt Club

      The Leadership Team

      How to Sell Martial Arts

      Children's Curriculum Examples

      Little Dragons

      Mainstream Business Seminars

      Facebook Marketing

      Online Marketing

      Marketing Downloads

      Offline Marketing

      Insurance for Your School

      Selling Products

      Internal Events Marketing


      Auto-Delivery Courses

      Planning Your School

      The Mindset of Success

      Staffing Your School

      Financial Control

      MATA TV Vodcast

      Forms and Letters

      Video Library

      Audio Library

      What's Included in MATA-Pro Membership

      Access to MATA Instructor Certification Program +

      The MATA Instructor Certification Program is the industry standard for instructor education. As a MATA-Pro member, you'll get full access to the Modules, Lessons, and Courses.

      Up to 25 downloads per day +

      MATA has a huge and growing library of professionally designed marketing and management files plus audio seminars.

      Email Consulting with John Graden +

      John Graden’s Career Timeline

      2017 – Stop Any Bullying: A Family Plan For Prevention and Taking Action

      2016 – Author, The Martial Arts Teachers’ Certification Manual

      2015 – Author, Who Killed Walt Bone?

      2014 – Founder, Empower Kickboxing

      2012 – Founder, Empower Boxing

      2011 – Author, The Art of Marketing Without Marketing

      2008 – Author, The Impostor Syndrome

      2004 – Founder, Martial Arts Teachers’ Association

      2003 – Author, The Truth About the Martial Arts Business

      1998 – Author, How to Open and Operate a Successful Martial Arts School

      1996 – Founder, The American Council on Martial Arts (ACMA)

      1995 – Founder – Martial Arts Professional Magazine

      1993 – Founder – National Association of Professional Martial Artists

      1987 – Host and Producer of the USA Karate TV show in Tampa Bay, FL

      1986 – Opened USA Karate 1985 – Fighter, Coach, and Official for many World Champion WAKO USA Teams

      Student Sales Funnel System +

      The Student Sales Funnel System is a touch point by touch point system that takes a stranger from student to black belt.

      Updated Black Belt Management manual +

      Black Belt Management is the book that started it all. The new edition is updated and better than ever.

      Martial Arts Media Marketing Course +

      Getting a steady stream of media appearances is the most powerful marketing strategy. We'll show you how to become the martial arts star in your area.

      Full access to MartialArtsTeachers.com +

      MartialArtsTeachers.com is a massive resource of everything you need with video training, audio seminars, marketing, staffing, teaching, and planning your martial arts school.

      Monthly Auto-Subscription Courses +

      Once you join, you can optin to received courses delivered to your email inbox. This way MATA comes to you.

      Social Media Marketing Courses +

      As powerful as social media is for marketing, it's even more complex. MATA makes it easy for you with Social Media Marketing Courses.

      100+ Facebook Memes +

      Look professional and profound on Facebook with our Facebook memes.

      MATA Life Skills Curriculum +

      Our 24-module MATA Life Skills program includes a focus word or phrase and then lesson-by-lesson stories, lessons, and drills related to the life skill.

      Martial Arts System Builders Course +

      Your mission as a martial arts school owner is to create a business that runs on systems, not people. We show you how in this course.

      Frequently Asked Questions

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      We take our membership fee through credit card or PayPal. So, if you have a PayPal account, you can just use that. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can quickly and easily pay using Visa, MasterCard, AMEX, or Discover.

      Can I cancel later? +

      Of course, no problem - MATA is a monthly service and you can cancel, upgrade, or downgrade any time.

      Do I pay monthly or annually? +

      That's up to you. You can save a lot of money with our annual membership.

      Do you offer discounts to organizations or associations? +

      Absolutely! That why organizations like the Association of Fitness Studios (AFS) and COBRA-Defense use MATA.

      We deal with each case individually. Please contact mataservice@mac.com outlining the type of organization you are and we would be happy to help you.

      Can we partner and/or advertise with MATA? +

      Sure. We're a picky organization, but let us know what you have in mine. You'll be in great company with Sports Fitness Insurance Corp., Member Solutions, Clearent Payment Processing and other great companies who want to reach martial arts school owners.

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      Our member support team is here to help! Use the chat or email us at mataservice@mac.com.