Do you experience seasonal climate changes? If you are in the northern hemisphere, I bet you are already feeling the warm weather grooming rush. One week you are slow, then suddenly the sun comes out. The temperature begins to rise. Instantly, your phone starts to ring off the hook.
Let me ask you this.
- Are you staffed to handle the load?
- Are you going to be working 12 hour days, six days a week and still not get caught up?
- Are you booked out solid for 4 weeks or more?
- Are clients and potential customers getting frustrated or even angry because you can’t book them as quickly as they’d like?
If you answered “yes” to any of those questions, you’re not alone. When the spring rush hits, groomers are in short supply everywhere! Read the rest of this entry »