April 14, 2015

How Can the Pet Services Industry Leverage the Online Revolution?

by David Gorbet of PetReserve On my last business trip, I booked my airfare, two hotels, and train tickets all online. On the airplane, I read a book on my Kindle, which I had purchased online and had delivered wirelessly. When I got there, I used Uber from my smartphone to get around town, and Opentable to get restaurant reservations. I took digital photos of receipts which were automatically uploaded to my OneDrive account and sync’d down to my PC. […]
April 12, 2015

Free Webinar on April 22nd!

We’re opening up our monthly free IBPSA webinar on April 22nd to all this month. Market Hardware is back with SEO secrets – they are one of our most popular presenters and always provide a robust webinar. To learn more and register CLICK HERE.
March 2, 2015

Member Webinar March 4th

NEXT IBPSA MEMBER WEBINAR MARCH 4TH 10am PST / 11am MST / 12pm CST / 1pm EST GETTING THEM TO PLAY…YOUR STAFF WITH YOUR DOGS! Are the dogs in your playgroups bored? Do staff stand around, minds in a far away place? It sounds crazy, but teaching staff to properly play and engage with dogs needs to be part of your training curriculum. Learn more during our March 4th free IBPSA member webinar! In this seminar, led by The Dog […]
February 25, 2015

Now Accepting Vendor Members!

Are you an industry VENDOR? Industry suppliers and businesses allied with the pet boarding industry (manufacturers, distributors, suppliers, etc.) can now join IBPSA as a Vendor Member. Reach your target market with your information displayed on a dedicated page within our Member Community, receive special Vendor Member exclusive advertising and promotional discounts and benefits. IBPSA is excited to announce the launch of our Vendor Member Directory, a new marketing opportunity that gets those suppliers and businesses allied with the pet […]
February 10, 2015

Member Webinar February 25th

WHAT LOYALTY PROGRAM IS RIGHT FOR YOU? Our next free IBPSA member webinar on Wednesday, February 25th, addresses a well-designed loyalty program that rewards the pet care provider, the client, and the pet. Did you know that repeat customers spend 67% more than a new one (BIA/Kelsey) and that building loyalty with just 5% more customers would lead to an increased average profit per customer of between 25% – 100% (The Loyalty Effect)? This month’s free IBPSA member webinar addresses […]
January 27, 2015

Pricing For Profit Next Month!

We’re less than a month away to our intensive 1-day workshop on February 17th in Grapevine (DFW), Texas! During the Pricing For Profit workshop, you will work with your own business financials – which will remain confidential – and leave with a viable plan for success for 2015 and beyond. The knowledge gained in this intensive one-day course goes far beyond a 90-minute conference presentation and, if the principles taught are applied, you will see a notable difference in the […]
January 15, 2015

IBPSA Webinar – Google Ranking Secrets for 2015

FREE IBPSA WEBINAR! How to Get More New Client Calls From Google in 2015: 3 Insider Secrets Directly From Google About Your Website Ranking! Wednesday, January 21, 2015 2:00 p.m. EST 11:00 a.m. PST/ 12:00 p.m. MST/ 1:00 p.m. CST REGISTER NOW “How do I get on Page One?” It seems that just about everyone wants the answer to this Google question In this IBPSA member exclusive webinar (online seminar), Brian Kraff, CEO of IBPSA partner Market Hardware, gives our […]
December 17, 2014

Member Webinar: How to Get More New Client Calls From Google in 2015

IBPSA Member Exclusive Webinar How to Get More New Client Calls From Google in 2015: 3 Insider Secrets Directly From Google About Your Website Ranking! “How do I get on Page One?” It seems that just about everyone wants the answer to this Google question. In this IBPSA member exclusive webinar, Brian Kraff, CEO of IBPSA partner Market Hardware, gives our members the answer in an energetic and informative can’t-miss webinar. Every year Brian Kraff makes a pilgrimage to Silicon […]
September 16, 2014

Finding Your Support Team

Hello Readers, It has been a challenging time for the Association these past few months. Growing pains for some of it and also some failures. I am sure that as each of you look back over your business year there will be some hits and some misses – that is just how business is. Sometimes however it seems that Murphy’s Law is at work and we feel like we are experiencing more misses than hits. So what to do? One […]
November 30, 2012

An Original Recipe Revisted

Hello Again Readers! The cooking magazine clean up is still in progress and the pile of recipes (that I am sure I will cook – one day) continues to grow. This Holiday Season I wanted to use a recipe that I had found last year but finding that recipe was a challenge.   I searched through my pile of recipes but could not find this one recipe. Regret is what came next….if I had left the recipes in the magazines I […]