Paws2Learn are quick, on-the-go learning experiences. There are also three Paws2Give sessions covering initiatives and good works everyone in the pet care community should learn about.


Paws2Learn Schedule at Global Pet Expo

Wednesday, March 22

10:00 am – 10:15 amTwo Things You Can Do, Starting Tomorrow, to Improve Your Cash Flow
Dan Jablons, Retail Smart Guys, Inc.
10:20 am – 10:35 am

When Their Bark is Worse Than Their Bite: Dealing with Difficult Customers
Amy Castro, Triad Communication, LLC

10:40 am – 10:55 amAPPA Global Insights — Data to Inform your Global Strategic Thinking
Karl Davidson, APPA
11:00 am – 11:15 amBobby Flay Introduces his Premium Cat Food Brand, Made by Nacho
Bobby Flay
12:00 pm – 12:15 pmAdding the Human-Animal Bond to Your Product Line by HABRI
Steve Feldman, President, Human-Animal Bond Research Institute (HABRI)
12:20 pm – 12:35 pmHelp Improve Student Outcomes & Their Love of Pets by Pet Care Trust
Matt Coffindaffer, Executive Director, Pet Care for Pets In the Classroom
12:40 pm – 12:55 pmAvoiding the Hidden Damage of e-Commerce Chargebacks in the Pet Industry
Andy Masters, Masters Performance Improvement, Inc.
1:00 pm – 1:15 pmHow Does Inventory Turn, Turn into Cash?
Dan Jablons, Retail Smart Guys, Inc. 
1:20 pm – 1:55 pmHow to Maximize the Shopper Experience and Boost Conversions by 20%
George Koenig
2:00 pm – 2:15 pmTony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation
Cassidy Nolan, ARF Pets and Vets Director, Tony La Russa's Animal Rescue Foundation

Thursday, March 23

10:00 am – 10:15 amLet's Revisit Your TikTok Strategy — Is it Working?
Nancy Hassel, American Pet Professionals
10:20 am – 10:35 am

How Lawmaker Engagement Can Help Protect Your Business by Pet Advocacy Network
Mike Bober, President & CEO, Pet Advocacy Network

10:40 am – 10:55 amAPPA "Direct Connect" and Member Business Advancement Resources: Dial In On SuccessAPPA & PetsPhD
11:00 am – 11:15 am3 Unbelievable Color Psychology Secrets for Pet Brands
J. Nichole Smith, Working Dog/Animalhaus Media
12:00 pm – 12:15 pmYou Can Hire A Manager But You Can't Hire an Owner
Tom Shay, Profit Plus Solutions, Inc. 
12:20 pm – 12:35 pmThree Ways Diversity Matters for Your Pet Business
Laurie Wolff, NASBITE International
12:40 pm – 12:55 pmThe APPA Pulse Study: Pet Ownership in the Current Economy
Julie Springer, APPA
1:00 pm – 1:15 pmWhat Women Want
Anne Obarski, Merchandise Concepts

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