Time to Reexamine Our Customer Service
  • July 26, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Customer service is a dying art. I have run into such poor customer service lately that it has made me reexamine my own service to make sure I haven’t let it go slack in the hustle

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Keywords: business building   client issues  
New Zealand Beauty Expo: Success!
  • July 25, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

The New Zealand Beauty Expo was a great experience! It was very similar to shows in the U.S. Aimee of Creative NZ was kind enough to give me a chance to walk the show floor and

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Using Ketchup to Explain Nail Art -- Seriously!
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

What is the strangest medium you’ve ever used to explain something nail related? I find myself improvising sometimes in class or in the salon when I am trying to help someone visualize what I am talking

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Keywords: continuing education   nail art   tech-to-tech sharing  
Doing Nails in New Zealand
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

This weekend finds me in Auckland, New Zealand. I’m here for the beauty expo and to do a class for the nail distributor that brought me over. I’m excited to work for Aimee (shown in the

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Keywords: continuing education   tech-to-tech sharing  
Use Your "Nail Eyes" for Inspiration!
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

How often do you think to yourself, “I spy with my nail eyes”? I hope as much as we have discussed it over the years that you think it almost every day! In case you have

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Keywords: nail art   tech-to-tech sharing  
Are Your Clients Invested in Your Nail Journey?
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Are your clients involved in your career? Do they know how passionate you are about the care for their natural nails no matter what service they have done? How about how much education you have and

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Keywords: client issues   tech-to-tech sharing  
Should We Make a T-Shirt?
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Above: Fan Cecilia in her FNF Rockstar shirt in JapanNow that the fan nickname has been decided do you feel like there should be a T-shirt?My thoughts are along the lines of a few bullet point

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Keywords: social media   tech-to-tech sharing  
Did That Seriously Happen?
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Ever have a moment in the salon when you think to yourself: Is this for real? Did that seriously happen? This past week as I was packing up the salon owner proceeded to tell me a

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Keywords: client issues   tech-to-tech sharing  
Are You a FingerNailFixer Freak?
  • July 1, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

I was just recently discussing with my BFF that I still didn’t have an address to send the prize out for the fan nickname contest. So here I go this morning looking back through the blogs

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Keywords: social media   tech-to-tech sharing  
New Zealand Nail Art Competition
  • June 24, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

You never know what things will cross your path in this industry! I was asked to submit a photo for a nail art competition in New Zealand. The nail professionals there were provided only with the photo

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Keywords: nail art   tech-to-tech sharing  
Did You Go to the NailTech Network Orlando Social? Holly Crashed thr Party!
  • June 10, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

If you’ve met me then you know I’m generally laid back, hard-working, and pretty easy to get along with. If you’ve gotten to know me then you’ve found that occasionally I can let my inner mischievous

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Keywords: continuing education   tech-to-tech sharing  
Holly Shares a UK Trip with Her Mom
  • June 10, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Holly (seated) presenting at a CND classOccasionally we bring up the subject of balance; it is a key component to surviving a career that you love. Sometimes to achieve balance you have to combine work and

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Keywords: continuing education  
How Do Your Clients Request Nail Art?
  • June 10, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

What is the most unique way a client has presented to you what she would like done for her nails? A client had a new experience in store for me recently when she brought in a

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Keywords: client issues   tech-to-tech sharing  
What Was Your Favorite Part of Premiere Orlando?
  • June 10, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Wow! Premiere Orlando was something else! If you were at the show, what were some of your favorite parts? What classes did you take? Something I enjoyed was participating in the live broadcast of Nail Talk

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Keywords: continuing education   tech-to-tech sharing  
Introduce Yourself at Premiere Orlando!
  • May 30, 2013
  • Holly Schippers

Are you in Orlando or getting ready to leave? I would love to see you again or meet you, this year I can be found in the CND booth #6245 so be sure to swing by

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Keywords: social media   tech-to-tech sharing  

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