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.
Keywords: building your clientele business building referrals working with hairstylists
May 3, 2014
We asked veteran nail techs to divulge their most important newbie lessons.
Keywords: business building newbie
March 3, 2014
This useful new marketing tool may leave you looking at the popular social networking site in a whole new way.
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February 21, 2014
Salon Iris, a salon software manufacturer, has teamed up with Stephan Marinaro, TheSalonGuy, as part of its ongoing effort to provide Salon Iris users with advice and insights from industry leaders.
Keywords: business building Salon Iris Software
February 1, 2014
Editor Hannah Lee urges you to see the silver lining in employee turnover.
Keywords: business building Hannah Lee On My Mind owner issues
January 17, 2014
This week, Nail School News brings you part two of a two-part story on how to start a successful nail business from guest editor Royan Williams. Royan has been a licensed nail technology educator, nail school operator, and continuing education instructor for over 20 years. His experience as a school operator has helped him to understand the needs of nail technicians, especially those of new students breaking into the nail industry.
Keywords: building your clientele business building business tools education
January 13, 2014
This week, Nail School News brings you part one of a two-part story from guest editor Royan Williams on how to start a successful nail business. Roy has been a licensed nail technology educator, nail school operator, and continuing education instructor for over 20 years. His experience as a school operator has helped him understand the needs of nail technicians, especially those of new students breaking into the nail industry.
Keywords: building your clientele business building education web marketing
January 8, 2014
This industry veteran made the dream of creating her own polish line come true. Learn how she did it and how you can too.
Keywords: business building polish
November 22, 2013
One of the interesting people I met at the BFF Event Beaches Turks and Caicos was Kate from Be Winery. She hosted tastings at several of the BFF events, like the jewelry party in Columbian Emeralds
Keywords: business building pedicures
November 8, 2013
One of the classes available for attendees at the BFF event was a crash course on fun, quick, and easy hairstyles that don't require much product or accessory work to achieve. It was taught by Amanda
Keywords: business building tech-to-tech sharing
October 28, 2013
Normal0falsefalsefalseEN-USX-NONEX-NONERaising your prices can be scary stuff, yet unless you want to make less money every year as your career advances, it must be done. Think about it, how many of you out there have not
Keywords: business building
October 3, 2013
Bursting the “Too Busy” Bubble: Employees these days aren’t taking their vacation days... or even their lunch breaks. How can nail salons capture this time-strapped clientele?
Keywords: building your clientele business building client scheduling clients consumer marketing
July 26, 2013
Customer service is a dying art. I have run into such poor customer service lately that it has made me reexamine my own service to make sure I haven’t let it go slack in the hustle
Keywords: business building client issues
May 20, 2013
Last September when I was in the UK I noticed a big trend where the toenails are completely covered in Swarovski crystals. So this year, I made sure to get some tips on doing the service,
Keywords: business building nail art pedicures tech-to-tech sharing
March 25, 2013
Jennifer Halfon is an educator for Young Nails. We have met online and I had the privilege of taking one of her art classes when she was in Des Moines. She is a talented and passionate
Keywords: business building client issues tech-to-tech sharing