This is where dog daycare and boarding businesses can learn the top tips and business strategies to grow. Discover what the top dog daycares are doing to overcome challenges, improve everything they do and keep their staff and customers happy. Learn the latest in marketing pet businesses as well as creative ways to increase your brand's image and move your business farther, faster. Running a pet business can be difficult and often leave you feeling like an underdog. Not anymore - together we'll make you the OVERDOG.
15: Should You Update Your Website
Your website is often the first and only thing people see of your business. It can be the deciding factor whether someone keeps surfing online or takes the next step with you. So, your website is important but is it any good?
In this episode, we'll examine your website and you'll learn 8 questions you need to ask to determine if your existing site is doing the job or needs some improvements.
14: Stop Waisting Time and Focus on What's Important
If you feel like you're always running around like crazy day after day but not really getting anywhere in your business, this is the episode for you.
You'll learn how to determine what things you need to focus on in all areas of your business: your clients, your staff, your revenue streams, everything. I'll show you a simple system to help you understand how to leverage your time and increase your impact, which will enable your business to grow faster and become better.
13: Getting More Online Reviews
Online reviews are more important to your business than ever before. As people spend more time on their devices they are going online to research businesses and make buying decisions. And the research shows that they trust online reviews as much as the recommendation of a friend.
To grow your business and have long term success you NEED to have a good number of high ratings online. In this episode we'll discuss how you can get a steady stream of 5 star reviews coming in for your business to make you the obvious choice in a crowded marketplace.
12: Spotlight Session with Pup Stars Pet Care
This is our very first Spotlight Session, where we bring on the owner of dog daycare business to discuss their journey in building their business. In this episode you'll meet Tara Robertson from Pup Stars Pet Care in Chicago, Illinois. Tara shares how she went from an in-home business to renting a small facility to owning a larger one where she provides daycare, boarding, grooming, walking, training and more.
Tara goes into what has made her successful, as well as some mistakes she made along the way. You'll learn how important systems are, how to treat your staff and how to roll with the obstacles that will inevitability cross your path.
11: How To Be Proactive and NOT Reactive
Do you feel like you're constantly putting out fires in your business? Do you feel like your sometimes on a hamster wheel - always moving but not really getting anywhere?
If so, it's because your in reactive mode - addressing immediate issues but never getting to the things that will have the big, long term impact on your business. You need to change that so that you're proactively doing thing necessary things that will make your daily life easier and help you move continually in a positive direction toward your goals.
10: Building Your Brand Awareness
If you are trying to build a business that is around for a long time you need to have a big picture mentality, doing things now that will set up your future success. That's exactly what creating and implementing brand awareness campaigns does for you and in this episode you'll learn not only how important brand awareness is but also exactly how you can increase the impression people of your business and keep you top of mind.