Preparing Your Business for the Holidays

The holiday season is approaching­, which means it’s your business’ time to shine. Consumers will soon be occupied with holiday shopping and making arrangements for their holiday plans. This is where your business comes in. Get in front of [...]


Knowledge is Power

Knowledge sharing within an organization has significant benefits, but it does not always happen. It takes the leaders of any team to foster a collaborative environment, but that can be a challenge despite knowing the advantages. Here are some things [...]


4 Questions to Ask Before Diversifying a Business

Diversification is a great way to catapult your existing business. The decision on which business opportunity to grab onto, however, can be tough. As you narrow down a shortlist of contenders for your business opportunities, you get into the deep [...]


3 Benefits of Regular Check-Ins with Employees

For many years it has been standard for employers to hold annual employee reviews for their staff. While annual reviews provide a space to discuss workplace goals and career pathing, it’s crucial to also touch base throughout the year. [...]


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The Labor Challenge Continues to be Challenging

A shortage of quality labor continues to be the leading challenge for outdoor service businesses.  It’s not just finding the most qualified person for the job, but also retaining them in such a competitive environment. According to Lawn & Landscape, a magazine focused on outdoor [...]


Home Surveillance and Customer Communication

As a business owner in the pet industry, you’ve likely spent countless hours working on and thinking about ways to maintain your customer satisfaction. As business evolves, it is necessary to gauge what is needed and change accordingly.  If [...]


The Benefits of Diversification

Just like in your investment portfolio, diversification is important for your business too. Before we dive right into the ways you can diversify your business, let’s define what diversification really is. In terms of investing, diversification means ensuring that you spread your capital amongst different [...]


New Business Owner in Shawnee Mission: Andy Wiltz

Pet Butler is pleased to announce its newest Business Owner in Overland Park, Kansas, Andy Wiltz.  After studying Entrepreneurship in College and then experiencing life in the corporate world, Andy realized it was time to go into business on his own.  He was quick [...]


What is a Recurring Revenue Model and Why Do I Need It?

A good place to start is with clear definitions. The recurring revenue model can be defined as a business model that is based on predictable revenues that recur at regular intervals on an ongoing basis with a relatively high [...]


Should Your Business Be Offering More To Your Customers?

As a business owner, many questions and concerns might be going through your head daily. One of those universal questions might be, “Should I be offering more services to my customers?” And the answer is, in most cases, yes. Adding more services to your arsenal of offerings [...]