January 1, 2012
In a special guest column, salon owner, nail tech, and NAILS blogger Maggie Franklin urges more nail techs to share their knowledge with others.
Keywords: continuing education Maggie Franklin networking On My Mind
January 1, 2011
New salon owners, competitors, students, coaches, and a few opinionated veteran techs; we let these reader voices shine through every week online. And they have a lot to say. If you aren’t already following these blogs, bookmark them right away.
Keywords: blogs coaching competitions Maggie Franklin opening a new salon
September 1, 2007
Nail technology school tries to give techs a good foundation for a successful career, but it often falls short. We polled a few of our peers – fellow nail techs and educators – to find out what gems of misinformation they encountered as students and as trainers.
Keywords: cosmetology schools Maggie Franklin Maisie Dunbar nail education Shari Finger
February 1, 2006
If you have hit the trade show circuit over the years, then you’ve most likely witnessed some of the changes shows have undergone.
Keywords: Larry Gaynor Maggie Franklin Nailco tradeshows Vicki Peters
September 1, 2002
I had to admit to myself that, despite feeling confident in my abilities as a nail technician, as a businesswoman I just plain fell short.
Keywords: Just My Opinion Maggie Franklin motivation
August 1, 2002
Trade shows used to seem bigger, brighter, and shinier and I wasn’t familiar with all the product lines. Every booth had something undiscovered to show me, and I couldn’t wait till the next big trade show. Where did that feeling go?
Keywords: Maggie Franklin tradeshows
December 1, 2001
Nail technicians across the globe rallied together after the September attacks on the United States. In the wake of this tragedy; the industry has pulled together and gotten on with business, but not without stopping to care.
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July 1, 1999
Her geological expeditions have included a field trip to California’s Mono Lake and to Death Valley.
Keywords: Maggie Franklin My Other Life