Be a Better Keeper
Improve your skills in observation and objectivity so you can be respected and trusted by your leadership and take impeccable care of your animals!
In this free course we'll highlight seven essential skills for animal care professionals. We all want our leaders to listen to us, to take what we have to say seriously, to implement the changes we request, and to believe us when we say there’s something wrong with our animals. We want trust and respect, right?
This series will take you through some tips that will help earn the respect of your leadership so that you have the potential to make suggestions that will allow for change.
- Labels and describing behavior
- Understanding the we're training all the times
- Know what information to share with leadership
- Focusing on the facts
- Understanding the zoo as a business
- Assume best intent
- Understanding what's within your circle of influence
My dream is to help trainers find and live their "happy" so they can tackle new problems, improve the lives of their animals, and captivate guests so they can save the world one person at a time.