As an independent contractor, do I have to stay in the salon for five to six hours when there are no walk-ins or appointments?
C’mon Get Happy: Do you have any tips or techniques you use to turn around a client’s mood?
How do you track your sales and other records throughout the year?
Should I lower my prices to meet other people’s standards or am I right to charge more because I give better service?
Is there a business-related New Year’s resolution you find yourself making every year?
Reader to Reader: Are you still loyal to the product brands you learned with in nail school?
How do I turn down a nail client with chemical sensitivities?
Reader to Reader: What solutions do you have for handling extremely obese clients respectfully?
What do I do when a husband and wife want to switch appointments?
How do I get started servicing senior communities?
Reader to Reader: Have you ever turned a client away due to signs of a nail infection?
Reader to Reader: Was your family supportive of your decision to go into the beauty industry?
Should I include testimonial pages on my website?
Reader to Reader: Do you give preference to stocking your salon's retail boutique with items that are made in the U.S.A.?
I was thinking about converting from booth rental to commission. What do I need to know?
Reader to Reader: If you could go back in time five years and speak to your former self, what piece of business advice would you give her?
What recourse do I have when a customer promises to pay the next day but doesn’t?
Is it appropriate to inform my clients that I am going to a new spa to work?
When the owner offers a free service with a manicure, should I be paid my share of the free service since I am doing the labor?
Reader to Reader: How do you politely ask moms not to bring their babies and toddlers with them to their nail appointments?
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