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Monday Morning Wakeup

November 24, 2008  | 

Every Monday, I get a Monday Morning Wakeup e-mail  from Neil Ducoff of the salon business consulting company Strategies. It’s usually a salon/spa business tip or industry update of some sort. Lately, he’s been covering how

Keywords: business   Hannah Lee  

People Either Want the Best or the Least Expensive

November 19, 2008  | 

I was leafing thought the latest book by salon owner John R. DiJulius III and came across a bit of wisdom I thought was downright profound. The book is called What’s the Secret? To Providing a

Keywords: business  

What Gen Y Wants

November 13, 2008  | 

I read an interesting article in Advertising Age on what so-called “millennials” — those born between 1980 and 2000 — want from an employer. Given the difficulty of recruiting (and holding on to) good young talent,

Keywords: business  

Kicking Butt in An Uncertain Economy

November 12, 2008  | 

Strategies (www.strategies.com) is offering a new online seminar next week, Wednesday, November 19, from 1-2 pm EST. Titled “How to Kick Butt in an Uncertain Economy,” the seminar will cover how to prepare yourself for an

Keywords: business   Hannah Lee  

The Big Book Is Coming

November 7, 2008  | 

Hi everyone! Sorry I’ve been missing in action for the last few weeks. I’ve been buried under a stack of directory listings, all-new industry statistics, and an awesome new NAILS Cookbook chock full of service recipes!

Keywords: business   Hannah Lee   salon services  

Sure It’s Bribery, But It Works

November 5, 2008  | 

I was reading the monthly client e-newsletter put out by Priti Organic Spa in New York City. They’ve discovered a creative way to expand their presence on the Web and encourage word-of-mouth advertising. Priti manager Catherine

Keywords: business  

Tipping Done Right

November 1, 2008  | Article

First and foremost keep your tipping policy client-friendly and report the tips as income.

Keywords: business   taxes   tipping  

Spa Helps Get Out the Vote — You Can Too!

October 29, 2008  | 

The owners of Body Bar Spa in Silverlake, Calif., are doing their civic duty and then some. On Election Day, the spa will be thanking all of its clients who step up and vote with a

Keywords: business  

Hippies, Hibernation, and Hellish Weather — Oh My!

October 1, 2008  | Article

Location breeds a handful of challenges and rewards for Island Girl Nails in Clinton, Wash.

Keywords: business   salon profiles   Washington  

Christmas Is Coming! Oy Vey.

September 29, 2008  | 

There are just 87 days and counting until St. Nick puts in his annual appearance. The key to making this a joyous time of year — rather than the usual frenzy — can be summed up

Keywords: business  

The Right Way to Write

September 22, 2008  | 

My post on website do’s and don’ts a little while back, got me to thinking about more of my pet peeves when it comes to communicating your message professionally. Over the years, I’ve come to spot

Keywords: business  

Before You Partner Up, Ask Questions

September 16, 2008  | 

If you want to read about business partnerships gone wrong, check out “Me and You — So Happy Together?” in NAILS’ October 2008 issue. In it, Michelle Pratt interviews two techs who had bad experiences with

Keywords: business  

Salon Websites: What Not to Do

September 10, 2008  | 

I like the clean design of this upscale spa’s homepage.I was recently on a salon website (I don’t want to embarrass the owner by saying which one) and it had me squinting to the point that

Keywords: business  

NAILS Offers New Online Channels

September 2, 2008  | 

Hello out there in the NAILS blogosphere. Hope everyone had a nice Labor Day weekend (hopefully you didn’t have to work all weekend and everyone stayed away from Hurricane Gustav). We’ve been busy over here at

Keywords: business   Hannah Lee   nail art   salon decor/design   salon services  

The Right Response

September 1, 2008  | Article

We can daydream all we want about what we would like to say, but finding the right response for hard-to-please clients is the better choice — and ultimately yields more satisfying results.

Keywords: business   client relationships   clients   hard-to-please clients  

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