Working to better the show jumping sport and the lives of horses!
Stay tuned here to find about meetings, discussion groups, workshops and opportunities.
Programs and offerings:
Interns Mentoring Continuing Education Workshops Business Practices Job advisement Coaching Young Horse Development Project Workshops: In these workshops, you’ll have the opportunity to meet a multitude of business leaders while learning Professional successes and pitfalls from those who have ‘been there and done that’. Professionals who have developed consistent practices, discipline, work ethics, integrity and dedication to the Hunter-Jumper sport are available to interact. Discussion Groups
Topics and discussions:
“So You Think You should be A Professional” “Do you Have What it Takes to Survive the Sport” “5 most common mistakes that lead to failure for a Professional”, “Surviving Financial Stress”, “What does ‘Common Practices’ mean to a Professional”, “Setting yourself up to Succeed” “Miss-representing” “Documentation and Releases – Liability Risks while Building a business” “What a Client should be Looking For” , “When A Client wants to make a move – Professional ethics” “Sales – Best Business Practices” “Sponsors vs Free Product Exposure” “Promoting and Marketing yourself and your business” “Professional Ethics – By Choice, YOUR Choice” "Retirement and long term plans”
What you can learn: Settings/Techniques for a successful business How to Setup/Operate A Successful Business Arenas, business location, ‘professional’ facility expectations Sports/Action What Sports Sponsors and Clients are Looking For How to Break into the Hunter-Jumper Industry The Business of Long Term Success CREDENTIALS THAT QUALIFY YOU TO BE A PROFESSIONAL