List of resources helpful to horse business owners
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Selling 101 for Equestrians – How to Quickly and Safely Sell Your Horse
Learn what you need to know to sell horses!
- How do I target the proper market for my horse?
- What’s the best way to advertise my horse?
- How do I sell a horse that is “challenging” or has “special needs” when everybody seems to want “bombproof”?
- How do I know my Horse is going to a good home?
- How do I create a Unique Selling Proposition when selling a single (or multiple) horses?
What constitutes “Customer Service” when selling a horse?
- What kinds of scams are going on, and how do I recognize and steer clear of them?
Horse Business Marketing Lessons
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FREE Resources – design, marketing, learning, and just plain fun
Learn all the interesting horse industry statistics at the AMERICAN HORSE COUNCIL site. Like how many horses are in the US and what number of horses in activities such as racing, showing, recreation, and other. Can you guess which horse activity has the highest number of horses participating?
HP Learning center Free, instructor-led, online business, technology and IT classes available 24/7. For small and medium businesses.
QuarkXpress, Corel, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Pagemaker, Powerpoint, Word, Catalogs, Brochures, Business Cards, Envelopes, Websites, Flyers, Folders, Labels, Letterhead, & Postcards
The Small Business Resource Guide CD-ROM
P.S. I have articles on helpful software so put the word, ‘software‘ in the search box at the top of this page to find them. Keep checking back as I plan to add more useful and helpful items for your business!
Owner, A Love for Horses