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The 7 Habits of Highly Successful Nail Technicians

August 1, 2001  | Article

Taking a cue from Steven Covey, author of “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective people”, the NAILS editorial team identified seven characteristics, or habits, of the highly successful nail technicians we’ve met over the past 18 years.

Keywords: continuing education   Debbie Krakalovich   Diana Bonn   industry activism   keeping your business competitive  

The Licensing Prosecution Process

August 1, 2001  | Article

What happens when a nail technician or salon is reported to a state board or other regulating agency? Here’s a simplified rundown on what happens – beginning with the initial complaint and ending, in some case, with an arrest.

Keywords: legislation   licensing  

Spa Services: Homeward Bound?

August 1, 2001  | Article

Thinking about converting your salon to a spa? Read this first: You may decide it makes more sense to convert your clients’ homes.

Keywords: home salons   mobile salons   spa parties  

Who Turned Out the Lights? Handling a Blackout in the Salon

August 1, 2001  | Article

What do you know now that you wish you had when you started as a nail tech?

July 1, 2001  | Article

Nail techs talk about products they wished they knew about and better ways of developing new clients.

Keywords: building your clientele   choosing products  

Nail Department Bosses Benefit Techs and Owners Alike

June 1, 2001  | Article

Naming a manager to tend to the day-to-day needs of your nail staff and clients and to cultivate the department’s growth can transform a department that’s underdeveloped or overlooked to a thriving salon profit center.

Keywords: staff management   staff motivation   staff training  

Follow the Leader - How to Be a Mentor, or Find One

April 1, 2001  | Article

When it comes to our careers, we could all use a wise and trusted counselor. Whether you’re a new nail tech just coming out of school or have been in the industry awhile and are looking for some direction, one of the best ideas is to find a mentor who will show you the way.

Keywords: continuing education   mentoring   networking  

Stocking Up: Understanding Ordering and Inventory for Retailing

April 1, 2001  | Article

The back-end systems of selling retail – ordering your first batch of products and maintaining inventory levels – are often brushed over in articles about retailing. But in this article – the second of a two-part series about breaking into retail – we go in depth on what you need to know to run your new retail business behind the scenes.

Keywords: retailing  

The Nail Olympics Defies the Trends, Sets Its Own

April 1, 2001  | Article

New competition opportunity has global vision.

Keywords: As I See It   competitions   Nail Olympics   tradeshows  

The Diary of a First-Time Competitor

March 1, 2001  | Article

Have you ever been curious about competitions or wondered what it would be like to compete? Have you ever wondered why some nail technicians like to compete so much? Well, I was curious. Here's the story of my first competition experience. I hope that it will encourage you.

Keywords: competitions  

A Nail Technician By Any Other Name...

March 1, 2001  | Article

Keywords: As I See It   professional image   professionalism  

A Rose By Any Other Name...

February 1, 2001  | Article

You know you’re doing something right when you’ve been open for just two years and you have already been a NAILS Salon of the Year finalist two years in a row – but this is the case with this year’s Salon of the Year (1-4 Nail Technicians) winner.

Keywords: NAILS Salon of the Year Awards  

The View From The Top

February 1, 2001  | Article

The finalists and winner in NAILS Salon of the Year [5+ Nail Technicians]

Keywords: Darlene Feric   Mary Metscaviz   NAILS Salon of the Year Awards  

Stealing Time

January 1, 2001  | Article

Do you ever wish the clock had more hours in it so you could get all of your work done? You’re not alone. Here, nail techs and industry professionals give the scoop on how they save a few extra minutes each day.

Keywords: holidays   minimizing stress   organization   stress-free holidays   time management  

As I See It: Would You Go 7,000 miles for Your License?

December 1, 2000  | Article

How come the license that has become a symbol for professionalism halfway across the globe doesn’t hold the same cachet in this country?

Keywords: As I See It   international   licensing  

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