How would you build your pet sitting business if you were given $1000 to spend?

cash-registerHere’s an interesting ‘What If…’ that should get you thinking in the right direction.

How would you grow your pet sitting business if you were given $1000 to spend?

Where would you invest the money?

Leave your comments/list below…

Here is a short list of possible choices to consider:

Website

  • Logo design
  • Web designer
  • Freelance writer for blog content

Online Advertising

  • Google Adsense (PPC – Pay Per Click)
  • Facebook Ads
  • Banner ads on strategic partner sites

Off line ads

  • Newspaper or magazine print ads
  • Classified ad listing
  • Sponsorships

Marketing

  • Business cards
  • Fliers
  • Magnets (car magnets, refrigerator…)
  • T-shirts
  • Pens
  • Letter-head
  • Designer
  • Printing
  • Publicist

Pet Business Coaching, Consulting

  • Business evaluation
  • Phone sessions
  • Forms, contracts, agreements

Join Organizations/Affiliations

  • PSI
  • NAPPS
  • Better Business Bureau
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Attend Conferences

Certification

  • Pet sitter accreditation program
  • Pet CPR training programs

Virtual Assistant

  • Bookkeeper
  • Social networking help

$1000 Cash – Go!

Go with exactly where you are at this moment in your pet sitting business.  The deal is someone handed you a thousand dollars cash that you must spend on your pet sitting business.

Think about what’s worked for you in the past?  What has proved to be a waste of money?  And how would you spend it today?

Josh Cary

Josh Cary is a respected and well sought-after speaker and business consultant within the professional pet care industry. Since 2009, having grown his own pet sitting business, Josh provides his industry with the tools, support, and resources to build and maintain a thriving and respected pet business.

With a strong focus on digital marketing, search engine optimization (SEO), and website development, Josh’s one mission is to help you Get Found First through a professional and effective website.

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