October 1, 2000
September 1, 2000
Thinking of retiring to that Greek island some time this year? Before you pack up your equipment, stop to consider how much hard work has gone into building you reputation and your clientele. You may not realize it, but you are sitting on a small gold mine.
Keywords: opening a new salon retirement selling a business valuing your business
August 1, 2000
Running three bustling nail departments is not an easy task, but Sherry Williams seems to have it down to a T-as in training.
Keywords: continuing education staff training
June 1, 2000
Finding (and keeping) hard-working qualified nail technicians is one of the most pressing issues facing the beauty industry today. When the nail business is at an all-time high, we find ourselves asking what factors are contributing to this industry dilemma. It is time for us to stop asking, “Why?” and start asking, “What can we do to solve this problem?”
Keywords: employee issues hiring nail technicians recruiting working with schools
June 1, 2000
Should more states allow apprenticeships as a viable educational option for aspiring nail technicians?
Keywords: apprentice programs As I See It staff management
May 1, 2000
John Hauk knows that a good model is essential to winning in nail competitions. Some of those same skills help retain clients.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes competitions John Hauk Top 25 Competitors
April 1, 2000
Nail techs-and the public in general—who buy products online in North Carolina and Michigan may be in for a surprise.
April 1, 2000
Finding a good doctor is like finding a good nail technician – people want a personal referral from someone they trust. If you’re still looking for Dr. Right, here are some suggestions from physicians and nail techs who’ve made referral relationships work.
Keywords: building your clientele business building working with doctors
March 1, 2000
Free time is a precious commodity for busy techs. So when you've got it, don't waste it! See how these techs and salon owners spend their unscheduled time.
Keywords: preventing burnout Reader to Reader time management
February 1, 2000
Like any other profession, the nail industry has its share of unwritten rules. We talked to 10 nail techs and got their opinions on everything from stealing to gossiping.
Keywords: professionalism team-building
January 1, 2000
It's new and improved and at the click of the mouse, Nailsmag.com offering all resources at your fingertips. Access hundreds of salon tech related articles and how-to videos on Nailsmag.com.
Keywords: NAILS Magazine