Whether you are one of a growing number of animal friendly mobile dog groomers, or work in any other pet pampering service, if you’re self-employed then you will know all about the additional calls on your time which go on in the background and can divert your own energies.
Whether you offering special ‘pawdicures’, tooth brushing or just a regular bath, brush and blow-dry service to your clients pets, running a micro business is often a challenge when you work for yourself because you are naturally wanting to spend the most time with your clients and their lovable pets and focusing your energies on things you are good at.
However, the other ‘stuff’ and admin tasks which have to be addressed don’t just go away.
Managing your own diary can often be a challenge as well as keeping track of all your finances – both income and expenses. This is where you can work smarter instead of harder and tap in to a powerful but simple business tool called Pocket PA.
This web-based app can very much transform how you run your business and for anyone in the dog grooming industry it’s proven to be a godsend. Accessible on any smart phone, tablet or computer it provides a structured solution for users to manage all their clients, appointments, invoicing and accounts in one place.
For most microbusiness owners who finds there are not enough hours in the day then Pocket PA can really make a huge difference in tracking accurate records. It’s incredibly simple to use with 1-click dials to show you exactly what you are earning every week and month and year.
Understand your finances instantly with colour coded dials to see how much you're earning every week, month & year
Pocket PA, made with love by a mum for her daughter, aiming to help all other like minded microbusiness owners work smarter, not harder
Take card payments within the app using Stripe, so you'll get paid faster. No card reader needed
Appointment Reminders and Thank you messages to minimise no shows & forgotten appointments
Let your clients book through your website or Facebook/Instagram page to take bookings anytime
Manage all your business admin in one place with everything jargon free - Eliminate overwhelm today
Snap, sort and store receipts to the cloud, so nothing is ever lost and everything can be claimed for
Customise your diary with beautiful colours to help you see exactly what you are doing each day, week & month
Eliminate your carbon footprint using a digital app that requires no paperwork mountains or deforestation to run your business
All data is securely backed up on the cloud and accessed using encrypted password protection
Free ‘helper’ apps (UK only) give you full appointment overview and directions using Google Maps & Waze
Sign up, no card details needed, then low cost affordable subscription with no tie-ins & 100% TAX DEDUCTIBLE
The app gives directions between appointments & tracks all your business mileage - simple, quick & easy.
See who still owes you money at the click of ONE button and track all missing payments instantly.
Having the data for your accountant is simple as you can set the app to get info sent to your inbox as a spreadsheet.
Additionally, using this nifty dog grooming app, it’s very easy to track all your business expenses with the touch of a few buttons and you can even photograph your receipts and store them in the cloud for easy access 24/7.
Having the ability to see exactly what your profit is, in a colour-coded easy to understand view, means that you are on top of the financial health of your business every second of the day and always working like a boss. And you won’t need a Math’s degree or endless online tutorials to understand it either!
Booking in clients couldn’t be easier and if you want to implement an online booking system then Pocket PA gives you the tools to add this to your website or social media pages. This means your clients can be accessing your available appointment slots whilst you are busy earning money or even asleep! The best online booking tool for pet groomers around!
Colour coded appointments mean that you can quickly see an overview of your weekly or monthly appointments. And with the touch of a button you can even check your productivity rate per hour to see how profitable each service is that you offer. Knowing this information at your fingertips, ensures that you are working efficiently and maximising your time.
Pocket PA is an excellent tool to use as a client reminder service. Minimise no-shows and late cancellations when you use the app because you can automate email reminders or send SMS messages for all upcoming appointments to ensure your clients never forget – making it the perfect pet grooming reminder service.
Don’t struggle with overwhelm any longer – unleash your pampering pooch services and take action to improve your efficiency and thank yourself for being so smart. Sign up and start using Pocket PA today and watch your business get ahead of your competitors!