April 29, 2009
Upcoming educational events include the first Global Artist Forum in Kansas, LCN Master Classes taught by Somer Downes, and Shari Finger's Nail University in Elgin, Ill.
Keywords: continuing education LCN Shari Finger
April 1, 2009
No need to go to a show--attend one of these traveling two-day seminars.
Keywords: continuing education techniques
January 29, 2009
Universal Companies and the NCEA (National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors, and Associations) have teamed up to offer training to help prepare candidates for the NCEA Certification exam.
Keywords: associations continuing education legislation
January 1, 2009
This month's editor's note is written by 2008's #1 competitor, Lynn Lammers of Redlands, Calif.
Keywords: competitions continuing education Lynn Lammers professional image
October 1, 2008
Open up your Internet browser of choice and add these websites to your Favorites list for perusing in your downtime. From forums to how-tos, these sites have you covered in the nail department.
Keywords: continuing education networking websites to watch
October 1, 2008
Whether your aim is to compete professionally, or simply provide confident, skilled services, you must commit to practicing your craft.
Keywords: continuing education keeping your business competitive Lynn Lammers professional image
June 1, 2008
Milady U offers a new slate of online courses for professionals in the salon and spa industry.
Keywords: continuing education Milady
March 1, 2008
Hannah Lee's letter from the editor.
Keywords: continuing education networking On My Mind
January 1, 2008
As an overachiever in the realm of education, I wonder how many techs feel the same way I do.
Keywords: As I See It building your clientele continuing education educating clients manufacturers educators
August 1, 2007
M&M Nails & Wellness Center wins 2007 Salon of the Year award. Owner Maisie Dunbar calls it "the pinnacle of my nail career."
Keywords: CND continuing education customer service marketing/promotions private labeling
July 1, 2007
Combat boredom in the salon by varying your routine and trying new things from time to time. Whether you’ve got a little downtime or you simply need to kick-start a new routine, there are many ways to re-energize and refresh your surroundings in order to up the entertainment factor of your job.
Keywords: adding new services business continuing education minimizing stress preventing burnout
November 1, 2006
A career in the nail industry has its fair share of rewards, but with it can come issues that challenge even the most die-hard professional. From finding it difficult to retail products to being allergic to chemicals in the salon, it seems almost every nail tech has some concerns regarding her occupation.
Keywords: allergic reactions communicating with customers continuing education cosmetology schools customer service
February 13, 2006
The Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation is now requiring eight hours of approved continuing education in order to renew a nail technician license.
Keywords: continuing education licensing state licensing
October 1, 2005
This issue is packed with ideas on education: the state of it, ideas on reforming it, complaints about it, praise for it (what else would you expect from a magazine that bills itself as “Advanced Education for Nail Professionals”?).
Keywords: As I See It continuing education opinion columns
October 1, 2005
Need a good reason to get more business education? Salon owner Millie Haynam highlights the importance of not just relying on your technical prowess. From marketing and money management to people skills and PR, business skills are vital to making your salon a success.
Keywords: continuing education marketing/promotions networking owner issues retailing