November 1, 2009
Current and former salon owners share their personal insights on the things they would go back and change, if only they could.
Keywords: Business commissions hiring nail technicians manufacturers educators opening a new salon
September 1, 2008
“The award-winning M&M Nails and Wellness Center is currently holding auditions for a dream team member,” reads salon owner Maisie Dunbar’s recruitment postcard. “I send it out to schools as well as names I get from beauty business search engines,” she says.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians Maisie Dunbar marketing/promotions recruiting
June 1, 2007
Opening your first salon can be the most exciting time of your life — and the most challenging. Follow along as salon owner blogger Robbie Schaeffer applies for construction permits, decides of design details, and starts the hiring process.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians opening a new salon OPI Products salon decor/design
March 1, 2007
According to a NAILS’ survey, almost one in five salon owners has turned away clients because the salon lacks an adequate number of nail techs. But with a little creativity, it’s possible to reach out to candidates inside and outside the beauty industry and attract a new crop of recruits to the profession.
Keywords: finding/retaining staff hiring nail technicians recruiting
September 1, 2005
No one ever said finding a good nail technician would be easy, but it’s not impossible either. Keep reading to learn about hiring strategies, incentives, and benefits that just might make you bid adieu to your frustrations.
Keywords: finding/retaining staff hiring nail technicians owner issues
October 1, 2004
When hiring a new potential booth renter, you want to make sure that they're a proper fit. But you also want to ensure that what you're asking isn't inappropriate.
Keywords: booth rental hiring nail technicians
October 1, 2000
Do you have what it takes to open your own salon? Or are you at a loss as to where you should even begin? What you need are the general principles and practices of salon ownership and a checklist to evaluate your. With all of the media available today, resources abound when it comes to opening your own salon.
Keywords: compensation systems hiring nail technicians opening a new salon owner issues salon finances
June 1, 2000
Finding (and keeping) hard-working qualified nail technicians is one of the most pressing issues facing the beauty industry today. When the nail business is at an all-time high, we find ourselves asking what factors are contributing to this industry dilemma. It is time for us to stop asking, “Why?” and start asking, “What can we do to solve this problem?”
Keywords: employee issues hiring nail technicians recruiting working with schools
December 1, 1997
There’s a serious shortage of well-trained nail technicians, but don’t wait around for cosmetology schools to solve it. Salon owners need to get involved in the campaign to recruit —- and groom — a new generation.
Keywords: employee issues hiring nail technicians staff training
June 1, 1997
Franchise salon owner makes recommendations for other owners considering adding nails to the service menu.
Keywords: adding new services building your clientele client scheduling hiring nail technicians staff retention
December 1, 1996
NAILS first heard of Ciao Bella when nail technician Dynise Rein- bold submitted the salons printed materials to the magazines 1996 Graphics Contest.
Keywords: customer service hiring nail technicians salon profiles
November 1, 1995
Keeping all your stations filled with qualified nail professionals is critical to the success of your business, whether you are a commission based or booth rental salon.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians recruiting
April 1, 1995
Industry, business, and government organizations can lend you a helping hand when starting a new business.
Keywords: Business business management business plans finance finding/retaining staff
February 1, 1994
Use this simple standard test to judge objectively which job applicant has the technical skills you need.
Keywords: hiring nail technicians salon hiring
October 1, 1993
Cosmo Connection carves a niche for itself by offering an innovative platform for searching nail professionals.
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