5 Tips To Help You Get Paid On Time, Every Time

How good are your clients about paying invoices on time? Do you find yourself sending out invoices again and again, and even arriving to a client’s next appointment when they haven’t paid for the previous one? Getting paid on time is an important part of being able to successfully run your farrier business. These 5 tips can help. Discuss Payments With New Clients Whenever you gain a new client, take a few minutes to discuss payment policies with them. This is particularly important if the Read more [...]

The 5 Best Investments You Can Make in Your Farrier Business

Whether you’re just starting up your business or have been working for years, there are always ways to improve and invest in your business. Thinking of making an improvement to help grow your farrier business? Here are 5 great investments to consider. Your Branding You don’t necessarily need to go all-out when it comes to branding your farrier business, but some basic branding practices will help. Create a logo, a business name, and decide on some branding colors that will represent your Read more [...]

4 Ways to Drive Referrals and Gain New Clients for Your Farrier Business

Referrals can be a valuable way to gain new clients and build your farrier business, but you can’t just sit back and wait for referrals to come along. Here are four strategies to drive referrals and grow your business. Make Your Services One of a Kind First, start by making your farrier business memorable. Find a way to brand yourself differently, or do something differently to set you apart from other farriers. Need ideas? The Farriers App is a convenient solution. The App allows you Read more [...]
Farriers App Can Help You Manage a Multi-Van Business

How The Farriers App Can Help You Manage a Multi-Van Business

Running your farrier business is no small challenge, but when you’re managing a multi-van business with multiple farriers, things get even more difficult. Not only do you have to track expenses, mileage, and income for your own work, but suddenly you have to manage other employees. But The Farriers App can help. In fact, this must-have App can make managing a multi-van business easier while also saving you valuable time. Keep All Vans On Schedule With the multi-user version of The Farriers Read more [...]
Gain New Farrier Business Clients

5 Ways to Use Promotional Materials to Gain New Farrier Business Clients

Could your farrier business benefit from new clients? Growing your farrier business isn’t as challenging as it may seem, especially when you know how to effectively use promotional materials, like flyers and business cards. Here are 5 ways to put promotional materials to work for your business. Flyers Looking for an affordable, simple way to advertise your farrier business? Draw up a flyer and post it in local barns, tack stores, feed stores, and other areas that your potential clients frequent. Read more [...]

4 Strategies for More Effective Invoicing for Your Farrier Business

You might not think much about your farrier business invoicing, but truth is, invoices are an important part of your business. If you’re quickly writing up invoices after each appointment, you might be missing out on some of the ways that you can make your invoices more effective so that they work better for your business. Consider these 4 ways you can increase the effectiveness of your invoicing. Go Digital Paper invoices? They’re not super practical. They can be easily lost, they’re Read more [...]

Are You Wasting Time In These 4 Areas of Your Farrier Business?

With a busy schedule full of appointments, you can’t afford to be wasting time in your farrier business. But many farriers spend unnecessary time on four particular tasks. Take a look below – are you wasting time in your farrier business? Appointment Reminder Calls Appointment reminder calls are time-consuming, and it can be difficult to fit them in throughout your day when you’re on the road. However, not performing appointment reminder calls can also waste your time if you show up for Read more [...]

5 Important Business Skills Every Farrier Should Have

Running a farrier business doesn’t just come down to your skills in horse hoof care, although that’s certainly a big part of it. Not only will you need farrier skills, but you’ll also need a few key business skills to run a successful farrier business. Sales If you want to gain new customers and build your business, you’ll need some sales skills. You don’t have to be a super-slick salesperson, but you do have to be able to convey why clients should hire you for their horses’ hoof Read more [...]

5 Ways to Continue to Improve Your Talents As a Farrier

Your farrier business is only as good as your farrier skills are. And since we’re constantly learning more about hoof care and discovering new techniques, it’s important to continue to develop your talents. These 5 methods will help you to do that, even when you’re working full-time. Work with a Coach or Mentor If you’re early on in your career, it’s a great idea to work with a coach or a mentor. (Though a coach or mentor may also be beneficial even later on in your career.) If you’re Read more [...]
How a Big Business Mentality Can Improve Your Farrier Business

How a Big Business Mentality Can Improve Your Farrier Business

Yes, that’s right – big business mentality can help improve your farrier business. Now hold on, hear us out. We’re not suggesting by any means that you start treating your farrier business like it’s a massive company. Instead, we’ve identified a few aspects of a big business mentality that you can use to improve your farrier business and help it stand out from the competition. Give us just a few minutes of your time and we’ll explain. Increase Your Professionalism When you Read more [...]