For salon owners, seeing a perfectly styled head walk out of their salon is a thing of beauty. However, managing a salon can be, at times, an ugly challenge. Mistakes are going to happen but many are avoidable with a little prior knowledge. They’re antisocial. It goes without saying that you should be quick to smile, […]
We have all worked in or know of a salon where some group of hairdressers all quit at the same time to go work for and/or become the competition. It can be devastating to the salon they leave. Here are six ways to avoid this happening to you. Step 1 It starts with the hiring process. First, be […]
As Valentines Day approaches, people begin to panic on what to get their significant others. What they don’t realize is that your salon offers the perfect pampering gift on this special day; but how can we promote this?
Being a hair stylist or salon owner is hard work. You’re not just a stylist, you’re a business owner, and with that comes many other responsibilities that “regular” workers just don’t face. You’re a conversationalist, sales person, accounting person, inventory manager, handyman, customer service rep, and an marketing specialist.
Be In-the-know As a salon owner, you know that one of the biggest things beauty stylists need to do is be in-the-know about what’s hot. If you can’t give your client that oh-so-trendy asymmetrical bob or carry those products recommended by beauty gurus, you’re not going to make the cut! What you may not know […]