Profitable Play Podcast


If you own or manage an indoor play center or really any business that serves local children and families, and you want to operate with more EASE and JOY, all while making the living you dreamed of– I created the profitable play podcast just for you. Join me for small but mighty tips every single weekday that will all add up to a BIG impact on your mindset, your business, and your bottom line.

Stick with me to keep the PASSION and GROW the profit in YOUR play-based business.

I provide daily actionable tips to help:

  • Improve your businesses' profitability

  • Manage your team more effectively 

  • Save time and money


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Check Out Some Listener-Favorite Episodes:


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Episode 2: Generate 89% More Revenue From Your Email Marketing

๐ŸŽง 18 min listen

Episode 48: Segmenting Your Marketing Messages For Better Sales

๐ŸŽง 12 min listen

Episode 4: Generate A Year's Worth Of Social Media Content With THIS Trick

๐ŸŽง 13 min listen

Episode 29: Facebook + IG Ads That Run In The Background Of Your Business

๐ŸŽง 13 min listen

Episode 21: Why Blogging Should Be A TOP Priority In your Play Business

๐ŸŽง 11 min listen

Episode 19: Calculate (And Improve!) Your Website Conversion Rate


๐ŸŽง 18 min listen

Episode 23: Create An Exit Strategy To Sell Your Business For A Profit

๐ŸŽง 15 min listen

Episode 11: Creating, Utilizing, & Optimizing Standard Operating Procedures

๐ŸŽง 11 min listen

Episode 43: Boost Sales By Better Accommodating Food Allergy Families

๐ŸŽง 24 min listen

Episode 115: The 2 Types Of Revenue Successful Business Owners Focus On

๐ŸŽง 18 min listen

Episode 104: Trends I Hope Stick Around In The Indoor Play Industry As The Pandemic Winds Down

๐ŸŽง 28 min listen

Episode 114: Money Making Tasks vs. Maintenance Tasks and DOING vs. Designing


๐ŸŽง 27 min listen

Episode 36: How To Hire & Retain Generation Z Team Members

๐ŸŽง 15 min listen

Episode 51: Are You Making This MAJOR Mistake With Your Team Members?

๐ŸŽง 19 min listen

Episode 59: Effectively Train Your Cafe Staff To Save Time + Money

๐ŸŽง 18 min listen

Episode 109: Attract, Hire, And Retain Your Employees With Expert Michele Dillinger

๐ŸŽง 19 min listen

Episode 034: Why Your Business Needs A Manager Or a Team-Lead

๐ŸŽง 19 min listen

Episode 035: How To Afford, Find, + Hire A Manager Or Team-Lead For Your Business
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Meet the mind behind Profitable Play

Michele Caruana

Founder of Play Cafe Academy + Indoor Play Expert

After 5 years of successful indoor playground ownership, I've put everything I know into a PROVEN blueprint for prospective owners to use to set their business up for success from the start. Get the secret weapon that sets profitable playgrounds apart from those that close!

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"I have been following Michele since 2019 and I’m a Play Cafe Academy Alum as well as a member of Playmaker Society and THIS PODCAST IS GOLDEN!!! As an owner the very actionable tips given in these bit size podcasts are SUPER easy to implement-and that is what I have learned is key to success IMPLEMENTING!"


Owner of Sweet Peas Play Cafe