Planning for Prom, Mother’s Day
  • February 8, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

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Keywords: business building   retailing   tech-to-tech sharing  
Working Faster
  • February 3, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

So many times I hear nail professionals ask how do I get faster, what can I do to be faster. Sometimes in the race to be the fastest details are sacrificed for speed. If you can

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Keywords: tech-to-tech sharing  
Tech-to-Tech: Do You Go to Trade Shows?
  • February 1, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

With ISSE in Long Beach this past weekend, shows are on the mind of many. Do you ever go to shows? For the next tech-to-tech, shows seem like a good idea for a topic. If you

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Keywords: business building   tech-to-tech sharing  
Creating a Signature Service (Part 2)
  • January 31, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

How has the brainstorming been going? Have you found things to mix and match and make new services out of them? At this point I find notes really help me visualize my thoughts and put things

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Keywords: business building   natural nail care   pedicures   tech-to-tech sharing  
Creating a Signature Service (Part 1)
  • January 25, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

How do you keep things interesting for your regulars? Do you offer a signature service that they can’t get anywhere else? Maybe you have seasonal services to mix things up? Perhaps you don’t know how to

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Keywords: business building   natural nail care   pedicures  
More on Facebook: Vanity URLs and Linking to Your Website
  • January 20, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Creating a Vanity URL Back into Facebook page territory we go! The first thing to touch on is how to make your Facebook page address more simple to share. This is called a vanity URL (meaning you

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Keywords: business building   social media  
Tech-to-Tech: How Do You Price a Fill?
  • January 18, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Now and then instead of typing up a blog that leaves you with only my opinion on something, I would like to ask for comments that express your opinion. Tech-to-tech networking is a great way to

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Keywords: acrylics   gels   tech-to-tech sharing  
Setting Up a Facebook Page (Part 2)
  • January 13, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

How is your salon Facebook page coming along? Have you loaded some photos? Have you picked up some fans? Are you waiting for more detail from me?  I want to clarify some things from the last

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Keywords: business building   social media   tech-to-tech sharing  
Setting Up a Facebook Page for Your Salon (Part 1)
  • January 11, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Do you have a Facebook page for your salon? If the answer is no, could I ask why not? Facebook is a free resource that could be an interactive tool that brings clients into the salon.

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Keywords: business building   social media   tech-to-tech sharing  
Caring for (and Understanding) the Cuticle
  • January 5, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

To start in on fulfilling your requests for help with preventing lifting, a good place to begin is the cuticle. Most likely we all go through the steps of cuticle work and everyone uses different tools,

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Keywords: acrylics   continuing education   gels   natural nail care   student issues  
Create a No-Show Policy (and Post It!)
  • January 3, 2011
  • Holly Schippers

Everyone is busy at the holidays; we all have things to do and limited time to get them done. While in the salon everyone is putting in extra time and really crunching to meet the holiday

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Keywords: business building   client issues  
Chasing the (Fill) Line
  • December 28, 2010
  • Holly Schippers

Do you notice at this time of year when everyone is busy celebrating and enjoying friends and family that they perhaps like wearing their enhancements a bit longer? Maybe they keep the length the same but

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Keywords: acrylics   gels   troubleshooting  
Welcome to the FingerNailFixer
  • December 15, 2010
  • Holly Schippers

Hello and welcome! It is so wonderful to “see” you here. My name is Holly L. Schippers (pronounced skippers, think school). I have been a nail technician since the beginning of 1999. I became an Education

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Keywords: social media   tech-to-tech sharing  
About Holly
  • December 15, 2010
  • Holly Schippers

My name is Holly L. Schippers (pronounced skippers, think school). I have been a nail technician since the beginning of 1999. I became an Education Ambassador for CND in July 2004. I am married to an

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