December 10, 2013 | Article
Customer service? Technique? Sanitation? We asked readers to share the most important information they took away from their days in beauty school and received a variety of helpful responses.
December 2, 2013 | Article
Prepare your students for the real world by engaging them with their classmates.
November 24, 2013 | Article
Stoke on Trent beauty student Andrea Gordon wowed judges with her Alice in Wonderland-inspired fantasy design.
November 12, 2013 | Article
Marinello Schools of Beauty is now offering a scholarship program for all direct family members of active military.
November 9, 2013 | Article
'Tis the season for do-gooding. Be inspired with charitable ideas to improve your school and your community.
November 4, 2013 | Article
An out-of-class experience can enhance your students' excitement about their beauty career. From attending a tradeshow to shopping the local beauty supply, here are some places to start.
October 28, 2013 | Article
With required school hours varying across the country, and some states requiring less than 100 hours to graduate from a nail program, we asked a cross-section of the nail industry — from school instructors to salon owners to veteran nail techs — a timely question: For newly licensed nail techs, what is more important initially in building your business: top-notch technical skills or top-notch people skills? Why?
October 19, 2013 | Article
“I teach from the heart and not the head,” says the 2013 N.F. Cimaglia Educator of the Year.
October 4, 2013 | Article
A new school-wide competition proved a rousing success among students and didn’t cost the school an extra cent to run.
September 24, 2013 | Article
While school instructors all want what’s best for their students after graduation, it’s a hard call as to whether lofty initial ventures will pay off or backfire. We asked nail school instructors and owners: Should you encourage or discourage a nail student who wants to open her own salon immediately after graduation?
September 17, 2013 | Article
After speaking to a class at Montgomery County Public Schools, Maisie Dunbar finds her real-world insights help guide nail students.
September 6, 2013 | Article
Four reasons for student departure account for 84% of schools' attrition rates, according to the Educational Policy Institute. And they might not be the reasons you think.
August 27, 2013 | Article
Don’t overlook experiences in the school-affiliated salon and extracurricular activities, experts advise.
August 21, 2013 | Article
This year there were over 250 individual services performed on policymakers, regulators, and staffers by more than 40 beauty professionals who volunteered their time and expertise to showcase the world of beauty.
August 19, 2013 | Article
A nail instructor advises on when and why to bring a company representative into your classroom.