Prosperous Pet Business Podcast

Each month, Kristin brings you podcast episodes to help you run your business so it doesn’t run you. In the podcast, Kristin shares usable tips you can immediately use to nurture your pet business to six-figure plus success.

Want to avoid potential pitfalls? Each podcast episode is designed to help you create the thriving pet business that you deserve. On some of the podcast episodes you’ll hear Kristin doing real-time coaching with pet business owners who are grappling with challenging issues in their business. (If you would like to get some coaching by being a guest on one of the podcast coaching episodes, please go to the contact us page and let us know what issue you are grappling with.) On some podcast episodes you’ll hear Kristin interview top experts to help you gain a better understanding of how to run your most successful pet business (and live your best life).

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We welcome your comments, questions and topic suggestions. Scroll down each podcast episode to find the comments section to share yourself with us. We want to get to know you and your pet business.


Episode #1: Create Your Best Year Yet

Many business owners have an idea of what they want to create but few know how to actually turn their dreams for their pet business into reality.

Goal Setting is at the foundation of successful business creation and that’s why Kristin wanted this topic to be in her first podcast.

In this episode Kristin teaches her method for step-by-step goal setting that her coaching clients have successfully used to take their pet businesses to the next level.

You will learn how to clarify what it is you to create in your business and how best to achieve what it is you want.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Create Your Best Year Yet.

Episode #2: How to Attract Your Ideal Clients

What would it be like to run your pet business from a place of only having clients who paid you well and loved the service you provided?

You probably have one or two ideal clients already and with focused intention and action, you can fill your business with clients you love and who love you right back.

In this episode Kristin shares some ideal client attraction methods to help fill your business with clients you enjoy working with and who pay you well for the work that you do.

Click to find out more and to listen to the How to Attract Your Ideal Clients.

Episode #3: Taking the Leap from Job to Pet Business

Are you in a 9-5 job and you want to take the leap from full time employee to full time pet business owner?

One of the questions Kristin gets asked most frequently from those who want to start a pet business is about when to quit the job in order to start the pet business (or take the business full time).

In this episode, Kristin explains the reality of what it takes (and how much money it takes) to be ready to quit the day job in order to step into the pet business full time.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Taking the Leap from Job to Pet Business.

Episode #4: Alicia Dattner Interviews Kristin Morrison:
Marketing For Pet Business Owners

Marketing. It’s a word that often causes pet business owners to groan. There are so many advertising options and a lot of those options are expensive. Google ad words. Pay-per-Click Advertising (also called PPC). Pet sitting directories. Online Yellow Page advertising. The list goes on and on of possible marketing options available to pet business owners. What really works though? What do you really need to do to have your business phone ring with new client calls month after month?

Alicia Dattner interviews Kristin Morrison about what works when it come to pet business marketing and in the episode you’ll learn what it takes to get more clients. Whether you are new to your pet business or have had your pet business for years, you will learn exactly what you need to do to get your phone to ring.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Alicia Dattner Interviews Kristin Morrison: Marketing For Pet Business Owners.

Episode #5: Kristin Interviews Victoria Stilwell:
How to Speak Dog

Wonder why your dog does what he does? Do you sometimes experience aggressive dogs when you are out walking your dog or your clients’ dogs? Victoria Stilwell is here to explain dog behavior and how to communicate more effectively with your canine friends. If you are a pet business owner, learning to speak ‘dog’ can make your whole job go much more smoothly…and make your time with the dogs in your life much more enjoyable.

Victoria Stilwell will help you bridge the communication barrier between humans and dogs.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Kristin Morrison Interviews Victoria Stilwell: How to Speak Dog.

Episode #6: Paying Attention To The Details:
Is it Kristin Morrison or Kristen Morrison?

Being a business owner requires paying attention to the big and little details.

It's even more important when you are a pet business owner because the lives of the pets you are caring for often depend upon their human caregivers paying attention to details.

Staff members also need to be guided to pay attention to many details when they are representing your pet business. Many pet business owners find that the pet sitters and dog walkers that they’ve hired especially need to be reminded to pay attention.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Paying Attention to the Details.

Episode #7: Turning Your Passion To Profit:
Tracy Lee Jones Interviews Kristin Morrison

Are you grappling with figuring out your right career or business path? Or is your pet sitting, dog walking, pet grooming or dog training business sucking all your life energy?

Don’t worry, there’s hope!

In this Prosperous Pet Business podcast episode you’ll discover the sweet spot to manifestation and how to create a pet business that gives you the gifts of both time and money.

Join Tracy Lee Jones from the Feminine Business Model Telesummit as she interviews Kristin Morrison about how to turn your passion into profit.

Click to find out more and to listen to the How to Turn Your Passion Into Profit.

Episode #8: Interview with Ian Dunbar:
How to Motivate Dogs and Humans

Got some challenging client and staff issues? Did you know the way we train dogs can be very useful in training the people we surround ourselves with: our clients, staff, and even our life partners!

In this podcast episode, I interview the amazing Ian Dunbar and you’ll also learn about the biggest mistakes dog trainers, pet sitters, dog walkers and pet owners make when they are working with their dogs. Oh, and if you want to motivate your clients or prospective clients. you’ll also want to see this!

Click to find out more and to listen to the Ian Dunbar Interview: How to Train and Motivate Dogs and Humans

Episode #9: How to Deal with Not-Good Client Feedback

Getting bad feedback from clients is painful and yet it’s a part of running a successful business. The more clients you have the more likely you are (at some point) to experience clients who are unhappy with your service.

There are empowered steps to dealing with bad client feedback. Some of these steps that are shared might seem counter-intuitive and that’s why I want to share them with you.

Click to find out more and to listen to the How to Deal with Not-Good Client Feedback.

Episode #10: Catapult Your Pet Business

Are you running your pet sitting, dog walking or dog training business… or is it running you? Do you spend too much time doing the routine tasks of your pet business… and not enough time actually enjoying what you do? Do you feel like you deserve to have more ideal clients and make more money (hint: you do deserve it!)…but you’re struggling to figure out exactly what’s keeping your business from growing with ease? Running and growing a business feels difficult for many people in the pet industry… and when you’re feeling the pressures of trying to attract clients and make your business profitable — it can affect your personal life too! The CATAPULT 4-Week Pet Business Program is here to help you gain mastery over your business and it’s happening soon. In this podcast episode one of last year’s "CATAPULTers", Melissa Hammond, shares her experience and how her pet business continues to evolve since attending the program last year.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Catapult Your Pet Business.

Episode #11: Ask The Pet Business Coach: Part One

Got challenges you are struggling with in your pet sitting or dog walking or dog training business?

In this dynamic and interactive open forum you will hear dog trainers, pet sitters and dog walkers from around the world getting coached by pet business coach Kristin Morrison.

If you are a pet business owner you will find this Q & A coaching session compelling, supportive, and ultra-informative. This was an hour-long live coaching session and this segment is half of that session. Keep a look out for part 2 of Ask the Pet Business Coach next week!

At the end of this Q and A session you will be armed with a wealth of information to take back to your own pet business. You’ll have a great time listening to pet business from across the world share about the challenges that pet sitting business owners face each and every day and the solutions that Kristin gives to help solve them.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Ask the Pet Business Coach.

Episode #12: Ask The Pet Business Coach: Part Two

Got challenges you are struggling with in your dog training, pet sitting, dog walking, pet grooming or doggy day care business? In this dynamic and interactive open forum you will hear pet business owners from around the world getting coached by pet business coach Kristin Morrison. If you are a pet business owner you will find this Q & A coaching session compelling, supportive, and ultra-informative. This was an hour-long live coaching session and this segment is the second half of that session. At the end of this Q and A session you will be armed with a wealth of information to take back to your own pet business. You’ll have a great time listening to pet business from across the world share about the challenges that pet sitting business owners face each and every day and the solutions that Kristin gives to help solve them.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Ask the Pet Business Coach.

Episode #13: Interview With Sheira Kahn: What Having a Baby at Age 50 Can Teach Pet Business Owners About Going After Dreams

Two years ago I posted a message on Facebook about my friend Sheira Kahn who gave birth for the first time at age 50. That post got so many comments from pet business owners who compared Sheira’s challenging journey to how they might be able to persevere and go after their own business and personal dreams.

Sheira’s journey to realizing her dream wasn’t an easy one and yet she kept putting one foot in front of the other in order to make her most cherished dream a reality.

This episode is for those of you who are struggling with being stuck or stopped in going after your business or personal dreams because what you are wanting seems impossible.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Interview With Sheira Kahn.

Episode #14: Interview with Kristin Morrison: Secrets of Six-Figure Pet Sitting

Do you have a pet sitting and dog walking business or you want to start one?

A few years ago dog trainer Michelle Huntting interviewed Kristin Morrison for her radio show on the topic of creating pet sitting and dog walking success.

Whether you are thinking about starting a pet sitting or dog walking business or you’ve been pet sitting and dog walking for years and want to learn some new business tips, you’ll want to listen to this interview.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Interview with Kristin Morrison: Secrets of Six-Figure Pet Sitting.

Episode #15: Update From Prosperous Pet Business

I’ve got some exiting news to share with you and some updates. Tune in to this episode of the Prosperous Pet Business podcast to find out more.

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Episode #16: What's New At Prosperous Pet Business Conference

There are many exciting things that are happening at Prosperous Pet Business! In this episode I share with you what you won’t want to miss including the upcoming Prosperous Pet Business Online Conference. It’s happening soon!

Click to find out more and to listen to the What's New At Prosperous Pet Business.

Episode #17: Q & A with the Pet Business Coach

Got challenges you are struggling with in your pet sitting or dog walking or dog training business?

In this dynamic and interactive open forum you will hear dog trainers, pet sitters and dog walkers from around the world getting coached by pet business coach Kristin Morrison.

If you are a pet business owner you will find this Q & A coaching session compelling, supportive, and ultra-informative. This was an hour-long live coaching session and this segment is half of that session. Keep a look out for part 2 of Ask the Pet Business Coach next week!

At the end of this Q and A session you will be armed with a wealth of information to take back to your own pet business. You’ll have a great time listening to pet business from across the world share about the challenges that pet sitting business owners face each and every day and the solutions that Kristin gives to help solve them.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Q & A with the Pet Business Coach.

Episode #18: Q & A with the Pet Business Coach: Part Two

Are you having some challenges in your pet sitting or dog walking or dog training business?

In this dynamic and interactive open forum you will hear dog trainers, pet sitters and dog walkers from around the world getting coached by pet business coach Kristin Morrison.

If you are a pet business owner you will find this Q & A coaching session compelling, supportive, and ultra-informative. This was an hour-long live coaching session and this segment is the second half of that session.

At the end of this Q and A pet business coaching session you will be armed with a wealth of information to take back to your own pet business. You’ll have a great time listening to pet business owners from across the world who share about the challenges that pet sitting business owners face each and every day and the solutions that pet business coach Kristin gives to help solve them.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Q & A with the Pet Business Coach.

Episode 19: Six Habits To Cultivate To Create a Healthy Pet Business and Life

There are some crucial daily habits that, once implemented on a regular basis, can move you powerfully forward in business and life. Most people begin to implement new habits in the new year but regardless of when you are listening to this episode, you can begin to make profound changes today. Permanent change starts with beginning a new habit and these habits will help you manage your business and your life in an empowered way.

Click to find out more and to listen to the Six Habits To Cultivate To Create a Healthy Pet Business and Life .