November 19, 2012
Keywords: Debbie Krakalovich
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
November 1, 2000
Keywords: Debbie Krakalovich working with family
February 1, 2000
Canadians are just as passionate about the nail industry as their American neighbors, and with the recent rise of nails-only salons and nail services up north, the time is right for the installation of associations, expansion of education, and – most importantly – the certification or licensure of nail technicians.
Keywords: Canada Debbie Krakalovich international licensing MMA
January 1, 2000
Who leads when other follow? Who sets the standard? Who are the trend setters?
Keywords: Anita Lime Athena Elliott Barb Wetzel Beatrice Kaye Betty Morgan
February 1, 1999
I was in beautiful Toronto for four days visiting salons and attending the Canadian Hairdresser magazine show. I learned that our salon neighbors to the north share a lot of the same joys and frustrations in their work as you do. Although still not as prominent, discount salons are redefining the nail industry there as well.
Keywords: Canada Debbie Krakalovich international On The Road
May 1, 1998
Award-winning salon owner Debbie Krakalovich was introduced to the nail industry when she herself was a nail-biting client.
Keywords: Behind the Scenes Canadian nail industry Canadian nail techs Debbie Krakalovich
February 1, 1997
Three of this year's five Contessa nominees worked at Debbie Krakalovich’s salon, The Nail Shoppe, in Toronto.
Keywords: Contessa Awards Debbie Krakalovich
November 1, 1996
What started in 1992 as an offshoot of NAILS Magazine to organize professional nail technicians and be a vehicle to provide low-cost insurance, is now a trade organization to be reckoned with.
Keywords: associations Debbie Krakalovich Maggie Boyd Nails Industry Association Nilsene Privette
September 1, 1996
The presentation of your Salon of the Year packages was magnificent, the warmth and sincerity of your essays and letters was deeply touching, and the chance to get a glimpse into your businesses and your lives was a rare and special opportunity for all of us.
Keywords: April Buford As I See It Debbie Doerrlamm Debbie Krakalovich NAILS Salon of the Year Awards
October 1, 1995
Don’t underestimate the power of this simple tool. The quality of your nail brush influences the quality of your work.
Keywords: Acu-Systems brush care brush cleaning brushes CND
February 1, 1995
This year's winners span North America and inspire with their creative and optimistic approach to business and customer service, as well as their passion for nails.
Keywords: Canada Canadian nail techs Debbie Krakalovich Debra Schoaff Florida