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Her Services Are Payable in Advance

January 1, 2011  | Article

How much would it be worth to you to have clients pay up to two months in advance? Kim Hanzlik, owner of Nails, Hands, Feet and Toes in Winnemucca, Nev., offers clients the option of paying in advance and discounts their service by $5 as an incentive.

Keywords: money   service pricing  

Goodbye 2010

December 29, 2010  | 

Whew! The last month has been busy for me! That sort of busy that leaves you sleep-deprived and hysterical and ready to snap, but not in debt at the end of the holidays. Well, that is,

Keywords: clients   money  

10 Money Wasters (and how to stop the waste)

November 22, 2010  | Photo Gallery

Every day there are opportunities to save, and it’s really easy to do once you identify where the waste is happening. From buying bulk sizes to shopping for furniture at a swap meet, these little things can make a difference in your budget.

Keywords: economy   money  

“In This Economy”

October 13, 2010  | 

Oh heavens! How I hate these words.I know. I know there are areas where the economy really does suck. I live in California. You know how deep in poo California is? It's a mess, seriously. Mostly

Keywords: money  

Credit Card Program Makes Saving Seamless

October 1, 2010  | Article

We know we should be saving for retirement — or taxes, or that vacation — but often we can’t seem to find a way. A free service called Auto-Save from Integrity Payment Systems automatically deducts a pre-determined amount each time a client pays with a credit card and deposits the amounts into an interest-bearing, no-minimum savings account.

Keywords: business   finance   keeping your business competitive   money   taxes  

How About Giving Your Time Value?

October 1, 2010  | Article

“Why give away your time for free when you can be charging for it?” asks Elaine Watson, Star Nails’ global education director and vice president of marketing and sales.

Keywords: business   finance   money   service pricing   soak-off gels  

Stiffing My Stylist

September 17, 2010  | 

My current hairstylist is a former client. I did her nails all through her high school days, then she bailed home-town Visalia for the sunny shores of San Diego, where she did some college, found a

Keywords: money   professionalism  

The "R" Word

August 11, 2010  | 

I started doing nails when I was 22 — PFFT! Who am I kidding? I started doing nails when I was 15! But I started my career as a nail professional when I was 22. Either

Keywords: money   nail tech issues  

33 Ways to Work Smarter, not Harder

June 1, 2010  | Article

From saving money on products to developing an efficient schedule, salon coaches offer practical advice behind the cliché.

Keywords: business building   career handbook   learning new techniques   marketing/promotions   money  

The Pricing Problem

March 1, 2010  | Article

Part art, part science, pricing your services is one of the most important and delicate tasks you’ll undertake in the salon. And no two salon owners approach it quite the same. We asked readers: How do you decide how much to charge for a particular service?

Keywords: add-on services   business   economy   keeping your business competitive   money  

Shouting From the Rooftops

January 4, 2010  | 

Advertising. Need I say more? We all know we need to do it. We all know you have to spend money to make it. But why does making money have to cost so much money? Let's face it.

Keywords: marketing/promotions   money  

Need Cash?

December 1, 2009  | Article

Are you looking to make improvements to your salon, catch up on bills, or bring in inventory, but can’t get access to cash? Merchant Capital Source (MCS) provides working capital to salons that are either unable to obtain a traditional bank loan or have “maxed out” their available credit.

Keywords: money   salon finances  

Even Cows Get Tipped

November 30, 2009  | 

Sometimes I consider implementing a "no-tipping" policy. Being as how my income from tips averages out at about two bucks a client over the year, it seems like it wouldn't really cost me much and maybe

Keywords: money  

How to Stretch a Buck in the Salon

October 1, 2009  | Article

Reneé Borowy of VIP Salon & Spa says renegotiating has been key to keeping costs under control.

Keywords: economy   money   recession   Renee Borowy  

How to Stretch a Buck in the Salon

September 1, 2009  | Article

Shari Finger, owner of Finger’s Nail Studio, suggests cutting payroll hours, inventory, supplies, and insurance costs  to make a dollar go farther.

Keywords: money   salon finances   Shari Finger   staff management  

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