Topic : creating a portfolio

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Digital Student Portfolios at Bloom.com

September 6, 2013  | Video

Bloom.com offers digital portfolios and resumes for beauty school students and beauty schools via its Premium School Program.

Keywords: cosmetology schools   creating a portfolio   finding a job  

Help Students Create Impressive Resumes Fresh Out of School

August 27, 2013  | Article

Don’t overlook experiences in the school-affiliated salon and extracurricular activities, experts advise.

Keywords: career handbook   cosmetology schools   creating a portfolio   finding a job   hiring nail technicians  

Why a Professional Portfolio Matters (And How to Create One)

February 12, 2013  | Article

Nail tech Kimberly Martin impressed interviewers with a book that showed off her skill range. Now she uses it to show clients what she can do.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   hiring nail technicians   interview skills  

How to Ace Your Salon Job Interview

June 7, 2011  | Article

Here are some pieces of advice on how to put together your portfolio, what to say during your interview, what to bring and what to wear, plus where to look for salon jobs.

Keywords: career handbook   creating a portfolio   finding a job   hiring nail technicians   interview skills  

portfolio

May 12, 2011  | Encyclopedia

A portfolio is a collection of photos of your work to show prospective employers or agencies.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   marketing/promotions  

Picture Perfect

April 1, 2010  | Article

You don’t have to live in a fashion mecca like New York City to find opportunities to have your best nail styles featured in a professional photo shoot. Take a page from the (ever-growing) book of Joy Yavenue, who enhances her nail art print and web portfolios by partnering with area entrepreneurs.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   doing nails for photo shoots   fashion   photographing nails   professional image  

Living the Dream

September 1, 2009  | Article

From getting initial experience and photos to selling yourself at an appointment with an agent, this is a handy how-to guide for finding an agent for freelance manicuring work.

Keywords: celebrities   creating a portfolio   doing nails for photo shoots   fashion   photographing nails  

15 Minutes of Frame

May 1, 2009  | Article

Clients of Illusions Nail Salon in Johnson City, Tenn., get an eyeful when they walk into the salon. Owners Thomasina Alexander and Wendy Allen have decorated the space with a Nail Art Wall of Fame, a framed, regularly updated assortment of 12 of their artistic creations.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   marketing/promotions   nail art   photographing nails   promoting your services  

Catch A Break at Modelmayhem.com

September 25, 2008  | News

A salon owner who frequently works behind the scenes at photo shoots, Maisie Dunbar recommends modelmayhem.com — a site geared for models and photographers.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   doing nails for photo shoots  

Just Like You Picture It - Tips from Techs on Photographing Nails

May 1, 2008  | Article

For many techs, taking pictures of your work allows you to create portfolios for your clients, advertise themselves on Internet sites like MySpace, or share your work with peers on forums and websites. Here are some tips from techs who have made a habit of photographing nails.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   nail art   photographing nails  

Showcasing Nail Art in Digital Frames

March 1, 2008  | Article

Digital frames can store hundreds of nail art photos, run a clear, continual slideshow of your work, and some can even organize pictures into themed albums and show video clips.

Keywords: business tools   creating a portfolio   nail art  

Showcase Yourself

November 1, 2005  | Article

When looking for a new employee, or even a booth renter, salon owners seek professionalism — and a well-crafted resume or portfolio is one way to demonstrate this. If you have wondered how to put together a cover letter, resume, or portfolio, wonder no more. Here is the information you need to get you started.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   finding a job   interview skills  

How’s My Light?

September 1, 2004  | Article

Doing photo shoots in your salon — nail style shots, salon interior shots, or service shots — will help you develop a portfolio to show off to both clients and editors. Learn from the pros how to hire a photographer, how to prepare for a photo shoot, and what to expect at the end of the day.

Keywords: creating a portfolio   doing nails for photo shoots   photographing nails  

Cover Tech LaCinda Headings: Lay-Off Led to Dream Career In Nails

February 1, 1995  | Article

Her career path led her from grocery store clerk to nail technician to a member of CND's photo shoot team. Advice for others who are interested in having their nail work photographed.

Keywords: Behind the Scenes   CND   creating a portfolio   doing nails for photo shoots   photographing nails  

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