October 20, 2016
Holly Schippers AKA FingerNailFixer was the keynote speaker at the 2016 NW Nail Tech Retreat. Watch her speech as she explains there is no excuse sufficient enough to devalue your time and offers a reasonable explanation to raise your service prices.
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October 11, 2016
Feeling jaded, much? We all get it from time to time but here's why (and how) it must be banished.
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August 12, 2016
Companies large and small are started each year by nail techs - and you could be the next.
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July 18, 2016
There’s good news for all you knowledge-hungry nail techs: Veteran salon owners Traci Dungan and Ami McClure are ready and willing to share all they’ve learned during their 20+ years in the nail industry.
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June 17, 2015
In our fourth installment of our new series, NAILS explores services you can add to your menu to increase your revenue and offer your clients convenience. This month, we take a look at permanent makeup.
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June 2, 2015
Creating a business culture that thrives is something that takes constant attention, constant improvement, and constant re-evaluating if you want to give your business a jump start, managing the culture is key to your success. Complete these exercise to hone your salon vision, mission, and purpose.
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May 4, 2015
If your first experience owning a nail business has posed more challenges than you anticipated, don’t panic. Instead embrace Marsha Friedman's Five C’s for building a business.
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April 16, 2015
This month we asked nail techs: What is the best way to find
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great employees for your salon?
March 18, 2015
This month we asked nail techs: What was the biggest obstacle in opening your salon and how did you overcome it?
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February 6, 2015
Nail Talk Radio hosts a nail round table at the Vicki Peters "Nail Those Profits at Sea" Cruise featuring Brandy Coull, Jessica Hoel, AthenA Elliott, Karen Hodges, Alex Fox, and Holly Schippers.
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December 13, 2014
Say someone gave you $10,000 to spend on your business, how would you use it?
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September 3, 2014
We asked, you answered. What’s your best social media marketing tip?
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May 29, 2014
Bellacures plans to further expand its footprint nationwide by opening 20 new franchises through a targeted expansion strategy in Northern California as well as Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, New Mexico, and Texas.
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May 29, 2014
Just starting out? “Get hairstylists in your area to wear your nails or at least refer their clients to you,” says Sharon Frenz, owner of The Nail Boutique in Tomah, Wis., and the newly opened Next Step Nails Training.
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May 3, 2014
We asked veteran nail techs to divulge their most important newbie lessons.
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