July 1, 2007
Clients come in for the beautiful nails, but they sure do enjoy the extra touches you provide. With a little flair you can make hospitality part of your client care program. The key to keeping your clients entertained in the salon is to give them plenty to think about — new services, local art and culture, and multimedia are a few examples.
Keywords: marketing/promotions salon atmosphere salon decor/design
June 1, 2007
Opening your first salon can be the most exciting time of your life — and the most challenging. Follow along as salon owner blogger Robbie Schaeffer applies for construction permits, decides of design details, and starts the hiring process.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians opening a new salon OPI Products salon decor/design
November 1, 2006
At The Powder Room, a chic salon in St. Peters, Mo., the motto is “Life should be an experience!” And, when customers come to the salon, the experience they get is as enjoyable as having a good lunch with their best girlfriend.
Keywords: salon decor/design salon profiles
September 1, 2006
Recently voted Best Salon Atmosphere in NAILS’ Artist & Visionaries Awards, Posh Nails Salon brings bright colors a modern design to its Oklahoma City Clients.
Keywords: Oklahoma salon decor/design salon profiles
January 1, 2006
Enhancing your windows does not have to be an expensive or time-consuming ordeal. With a little imagination, you can really make your front window stand out. Use this monthly planner with plenty of practical tips to get you going.
Keywords: advertising/promotions holiday decorating holidays salon decor/design
May 1, 2005
A new breed of nail salons is popping up in trendy neighborhoods across the country. Offering great services at affordable prices is the key business strategy for owners of these boutique nail salons. And consumers are undeniably drawn to these hip locations. What could be better than reasonably priced cuteness?
Keywords: boutique nail salon salon decor/design
April 1, 2005
You can give yourself and your clients a new outlook by giving your salon or work area a makeover without breaking the bank.
Keywords: salon decor/design
February 1, 2005
Whether it’s revamping your current location or conquering uncharted territory in a new salon, how well you prepare for the renovation could be the difference between high hopes or high stress. While the most exciting part may be seeing it all come together, the most important part is done before you ever lift a finger.
Keywords: Business keeping your business competitive salon decor/design
December 1, 2004
When Nikki Mallon and partner Gary Feinberg found success in their separate ventures, a salon and a beauty boutique, they merged the two to create an even greater success story. Now, nestled under one large roof in Miami’s South Beach, the couple’s two businesses have blossomed into five — much to the delight of their clients.
Keywords: alternative services salon decor/design yoga
July 1, 2004
As TVs become the norm in more and more salons, we find out how owners and techs really feel about the transition to digital amenities.
Keywords: clients customer service salon decor/design salon furnishings
June 1, 2001
Many salons cannot afford to go the full day spa route, but they can achieve a spa-like atmosphere by providing little touches to each area.
Keywords: Cuccio Naturale salon decor/design Tony Cuccio
May 1, 1997
A baby elephant strays from its mother’s watchful eye to sample the vegetation near a client’s feet. Nearby, giraffes gaze over the top of the credenza. It’s just another ordinary day inside Patti’s Nail Safari.
Keywords: profiles salon decor/design salon profiles
July 1, 1996
To stay up-to-date and to keep clients and staff interested and excited, many salon owners have opted to redesign their businesses. Is it time for your salon to go under the hammer and nails for a whole new look?
Keywords: salon decor/design salon furnishings salon profiles salon services
February 1, 1995
This year's winners span North America and inspire with their creative and optimistic approach to business and customer service, as well as their passion for nails.
Keywords: canada Canadian nail techs Debbie Krakalovich Florida home salons
January 1, 1995
In your window or in your salon, signs act as silent partners, second salespersons, and client-keepers.
Keywords: salon decor/design signage