Our Equestrian Life

Cheryl Johns: Understanding the Livery Yard Business with the founder of LiveryList and Yard Owner Hub.

January 24, 2024 Dan Bizzarro Episode 3
Our Equestrian Life
Cheryl Johns: Understanding the Livery Yard Business with the founder of LiveryList and Yard Owner Hub.
Show Notes

In this episode I'm joined by Cheryl Johns, the founder of LiveryList and Yard Owner Hub. We discuss the complexities of running a livery yard, covering areas such as financial planning, managing staff, and adhering to regulations.
Cheryl talks about how LiveryList started as a simple livery yard directory and expanded into a comprehensive resource hub for yard owners. She shares her hopes for the future, including new endeavors for supporting yard owners and the continued growth of her platforms.

RESOURCES FOR THIS EPISODE
Livery list website:
https://www.liverylist.co.uk/
The Yard Owner Hub website: https://www.yardownerhub.co.uk/
Facebook Group for Livery Owners:
https://www.facebook.com/groups/lyodiscussions/

TIMESTAMPS

01:24 The Birth of Livery List

05:20 Challenges in Running a Livery Yard

06:09 Personal Journey into the Equestrian World

14:23 The State of the Livery Industry

18:43 Financial Planning for Livery Yards

28:58 Staffing Challenges in Livery Yards

33:04 The Importance of a Happy Work Environment

36:38 The Complexities of Employment in the Equestrian Industry

38:45 The Importance of Good Management in the Equestrian Industry

39:33 The Wealth of Resources Available on Yard Owner Hub

41:23 The Future of Regulations and Standards in the Livery Industry

46:45 The Potential Impact of New Regulations on Livery Yards

49:11 The Importance of Compliance with Regulations

01:00:40 The Future of Livery List and the Yard Owner Hub

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