In this episode, Dr. Megan Sprinkle, Steve Cauthen, and Whitney Russell talk with Jim and Janet Scott, founders of Rawz All Natural Pet Foods. In this episode, they talk about how a family tragedy turned into a family business, the powerful lessons that life reinforced with the Scotts, and how strong values gave a sense of purpose to their paraplegic son.
(00:45) - How a family turned tragedy into a business with purpose
(04:36) - A paraplegic son finds purpose in helping other pet owners
(05:37) - How Jim’s entrepreneurial parents raised him with the entrepreneurial spirit
(07:16) - Lessons Jim pulled from other successful businesses into Rawz
(10:29) - Using Rawz to give back to charity
(11:36) - How the Rawz Fund is impacting the lives of so many
(14:48) - How Jim and Janet balanced entrepreneurship and raising a family
(18:15) - An unexpected life lesson at a sled hockey tournament
(20:19) - What other animals does Rawz support besides dogs
(22:51) - Are you transactional? Or transformational?
(24:41) - Jim’s mother shares wise advice
(27:34) - What powerful advice does Janet and Jim have for the pet industry?
(30:33) - Jim shares his very first job in his parent’s pet food business
(31:55) - How the family pets helped with their sons’ recoveries
(34:17) - How BSM has impacted Jim and Janet