August 1, 2001
Taking a cue from Steven Covey, author of “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective people”, the NAILS editorial team identified seven characteristics, or habits, of the highly successful nail technicians we’ve met over the past 18 years.
Keywords: continuing education Debbie Krakalovich Diana Bonn industry activism keeping your business competitive
April 1, 2001
When it comes to our careers, we could all use a wise and trusted counselor. Whether you’re a new nail tech just coming out of school or have been in the industry awhile and are looking for some direction, one of the best ideas is to find a mentor who will show you the way.
Keywords: continuing education mentoring networking
August 1, 2000
Running three bustling nail departments is not an easy task, but Sherry Williams seems to have it down to a T-as in training.
Keywords: continuing education staff training
September 1, 1999
The industry’s revolving door; through which nail technicians leave as quickly as they come, is a reflection of some deeper problems that hinder the industry’s growth and damage its reputation.
Keywords: alternative careers continuing education professional image
September 1, 1998
Continue your education to stay successful in the nail business.
Keywords: continuing education Just My Opinion
April 1, 1998
This month I ask you to take the time to cultivate the interest that client is showing in your chosen profession. Our industry needs qualified, enthusiastic, skilled nail technicians and you can be the link that helps them succeed.
Keywords: continuing education mentoring
March 1, 1996
In just six months since its official launch, The Creative Academy has graduated hundreds of nail technicians, providing them with enhanced skills and a closer working relationship with Creative Nail Design Systems.
Keywords: CND continuing education Jan Arnold
October 1, 1994
Start by raising prices, then follow by reducing expenses, continuing your education, and managing your time. Then watch your income grow.
Keywords: budgeting continuing education nail tech assistants profitablity raising prices
April 1, 1994
Nail technicians sound off about their school experiences and comment on what needs to be done to improve nail care education.
Keywords: continuing education cosmetology schools nail education OPI products
November 1, 1992
Unqualified instructors, unmotivated students, outdated curricula, impractical testing, and student loan abuse are only some of the problems with cosmetology school education. Reform is not likely to start with the government, but from within the industry itself.
Keywords: continuing education cosmetology schools
October 1, 1991
Nail technicians, who continue their educations actually earn more money on services than technicians who do not take classes.
Keywords: continuing education Nail Manufacturers Council salary survey