On Demand Sessions
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Thursday, March 6, 2014
My Business, My Operation!
Starting Up? Learn the basics of business structure, tax implications and other “must haves” to get your business up and running.
Know Before You Go! Snout to Tail Assessments
Know what you are getting into! Master the phone interview and how to pull helpful and needed information from new clients at the client consultation.
Yvette Gonzales, As You Wish Pet Sitters
Hiring Smart / Finding Quality People
Pet Sitters, Office Managers, Sub-Contractors Learn the best practices of hiring and the different job descriptions (pet sitters to office managers) you may need in the future.
Jill Ater, Founder and COO , 10 til 2
Using Technology to Grow Your Business & Manage Your Costs
Learn how to save time and catapult your business to the next level with websites, blogging and software options.
Kristen Burton, Your Best Friend Pet Sitting
Take your technology knowledge to another level, and learn about other high level technology options to increase sales and cut costs for your business.
Jessica L. Levin, MBA, CMP, CAE, President and Chief Connector, Seven Degrees Communications, LLC
Friday, March 7, 2014
Help Me Now!
Revisit the employee/contractor dilemma and learn how each choice can affect your business.
Tony Golden, Fisher & Phillips LLP
Enrichment in Dogs and Cats
Brain Dead Fat Cats: Enriching Your Cat’s Life Dogs Weren’t Bred to Be Couch Potatoes: Why We Must Enrich our Dog’s Lives
Healthcare is changing every day. Are you ready for what's coming? Learn the new healthcare laws and how they affect small businesses.
Alan Leafman, President and Founder, WorldWide Insurance Services, Inc.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Ready to buy or sell? This session will give you the basics to move forward and close the deal, and even possibly be an absentee owner.
Jamie Damato Migdal, FetchFind
Invest in Yourself & Your Business
Create your own light at the end of the tunnel. Plan for the future and learn about savings and retirement plans available to small businesses.
Jean-Marc Katzeff, Global Turn Key Solutions
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Social Marketing Presence
Pet sitting is a social thing. Learn how to leverage social marketing techniques to make your business boom.
Bert McClure, SEO San Antonio Inc.
Ten Rules of Marketing
While marketing may seem to be largely experimentation at times, learn the rules and eliminate marketing pitfalls.
Jessica Swanson, Shoestring Marketing
Workshop: The 4 M's of Marketing: How to Build or Reinvent your Profitable Plan (Includes Free Gifts to Help Build Your Plan)
Virtual Workshop! Great for both new and seasoned business owners. Developing a marketing plan can mean the difference between your business becoming a time-sucking, money-draining monster or running like a well-oiled machine. Tune in to learn the 5 M's of how to market your pet business and easily plan and manage it while maintaining your passion for pets. And receive great gifts when you sign up at: Venture Walk
There are plenty of pets to go around! Create connections and learn from your peers in this interactive networking session.