December 23, 2014
This month we asked nail techs: What is the sweetest thing a client or coworker has ever done for you?
Keywords: crowdsourcing tech-to-tech sharing
December 17, 2014
Salon owner Lynnette Diaz-Madden was jolted into realizing just how vulnerable her salon was to being robbed. Here’s what her brush with this all-too-real threat taught her.
Keywords: crime salon safety
December 13, 2014
Say someone gave you $10,000 to spend on your business, how would you use it?
Keywords: Business business building
December 9, 2014
NAILS editor Hannah Lee discusses seven ways to enjoy your holiday season.
Keywords: charity Hannah Lee On My Mind salon parties stress-free holidays
December 1, 2014
This month we asked nail techs:How do you react to negative feedback on Yelp? Do you respond?
Keywords: crowdsourcing customer service Yelp
December 1, 2014
Have you thought about adding an esthetics license to your credentials? With dual licensing, you can increase your bottom line by offering both nail and skin care services, plus you’ll be that much more in demand by employers.
Keywords: cosmetology schools dual licensing estheticians Pevonia
November 26, 2014
Based on decades of client feedback, industry knowledge, and experience, Millennium Systems International has launched Meevo salon management and scheduling software.
Keywords: client scheduling salon software staff management
November 17, 2014
We typically break down our working status into three categories: employee, booth renter, and independent contractor. It’s a wise business owner who understands how the IRS determines exactly which is which in their eyes.
Keywords: booth rental booth rental vs employee debate employee issues IRS
October 27, 2014
Everyone appreciates a well-organized space, but not everyone has the ability to maintain one. We asked an organizing guru to let us in on some of her trade secrets.
Keywords: organization organizing supplies
October 1, 2014
This month we asked nail techs: How do you achieve a good work/life balance?
Keywords: crowdsourcing healthy working work life balance
October 1, 2014
NAILS editor Hannah Lee discusses the importance of continuing education and how online learning is not readily available.
Keywords: continuing education Hannah Lee On My Mind online education video training
September 30, 2014
Milady has re-launched its professional learning site as the new and improved MiladyPro.com.
Keywords: education educational materials Milady websites
September 28, 2014
It’s not too early to start planning strategies to handle the holiday rush with grace. Your stress will be less if you take care of certain tasks early.
Keywords: holidays stress-free holidays
September 27, 2014
Launched in April, Aesthetics Exchange is an exclusive social network for licensed manicurists, cosmetologists, estheticians, and massage therapists.
Keywords: estheticians finding a job networking websites
September 25, 2014
Vowing to make the business part of the beauty biz fun and exciting, celebrity manicurist Naja Rickette and Valentino Beauty Pure president David Anthony have teamed up to create VBP International, a new business coaching venture.
Keywords: career coaching coaching Naja Rickette salon coaching Valentino Beauty Pure