MB 029: Contracts For Magicians With Todd Neufeld


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Contracts For Magicians

Todd Neufeld Discusses Contracts, Documents, Deposits, Refunds and Other Things ‘Legal’




In This Episode We Discuss:

  • Business organisation
  • Having the correct documentation
  • What is a contract?
  • Why contacts help customer anxiety.
  • How to deal with disagreements you may have with a client
  • How to stop it getting ugly with a client
  • Deposits – the benefits and disadvantages of taking them
  • How much should ask for a deposit?
  • Can you ask for full payment before the booking starts?


Links and resources discussed in this episode:

Todd’s personal site:  www.toddneufeld.com

Todd’s performing site:  www.twistedballoon.com

Todd’s business management software:  www.managersal.com

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This is an interesting discussion about putting a non-refundable deposit on your contract. Though on a photography website, just cross out the word photographer photographer and insert magician to make it relevant.


This is the Balloon Workshop Blueprint we talked about. It’s a great way to get extra bookings over the times when school is out. (You don’t need any balloon twisting skills!)







The winner of the free membership to the Balloon Workshop Blueprint from the competition we ran in Ep.27 is Joe CooverWell done Joe. Contact us at julian@magicianbusiness.com and we’ll get you logged in so you can start immediately.

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