March 30, 2015
In his new book, “Tales of an American Entrepreneur: Journey of a Small Business Owner,” beauty industry veteran Michael Randazzo shares business tools and counsels patience and perseverance to help other salon owners achieve the level of success he has seen.
Keywords: books owner issues salon ownership
February 1, 2014
Editor Hannah Lee urges you to see the silver lining in employee turnover.
Keywords: business building Hannah Lee On My Mind owner issues
July 5, 2013
Editor Hannah Lee discusses the importance of both positive and negative feedback.
Keywords: Hannah Lee On My Mind owner issues
August 22, 2012
It’s “back to school” season for so many of you. I know that a lot of states have already started classes at universities and local schools. Here in Minnesota, our kids don’t return to public schools
Keywords: Jill Wilson Minnesota owner issues professionalism
July 26, 2012
The Chinese Staff and Workers Association and the organization Justice Will Be Served announced a jury award in April 2012 in a successful lawsuit in which six Chinese nail salon workers sued a chain of high-end nail salons for failing to pay a minimum wage and overtime compensation
Keywords: lawsuits owner issues salon ownership
November 16, 2011
One of the most important decisions you make as a salon owner is the staff you hire. Do you have a system in place to make sure you’re hiring the right person?
Keywords: finding/retaining staff hiring nail technicians owner issues
August 15, 2011
I used to booth rent at the salon. However, the salon owner realized that type of business model wasn’t working very well and went to aSummit Salon seminar. She learned a ton of information there about
Keywords: owner issues Sandy Combs
December 21, 2009
By Bryan Durocher, Durocher Enterprises Salon and spa clients have hundreds of choices for beauty services, so the goal is to provide them with the best complete salon and spa experience they have ever had. That
Keywords: Bryan Durocher owner issues retailing
August 14, 2009
By Bryan Durocher, Durocher Enterprises Q: How do you feel about giving discounts off services? A: I am not a big discounter. I believe it attracts a couponing type of client who is just moving around looking
Keywords: Bryan Durocher clients owner issues Q&A retailing
June 24, 2009
By Bryan Durocher, Durocher Enterprises A great business starts with a great team. Hire the right people and they will make you money and save you headaches. Keep in mind that as an owner, you are
Keywords: Bryan Durocher owner issues
February 1, 2009
If you think salon ownership is easy, take this quiz before you make the leap.
Keywords: opening a new salon owner issues reader surveys sustainable business
August 1, 2006
No one wants to believe they will fall victim to an accident or illness that prevents them from earning an income for a long period of time, but statistics show it will happen to three in 10 of us. Disability insurance protects your most valuable asset — your ability to earn an income and provide for yourself and your family.
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July 1, 2006
By developing and supporting the inner power of each member, salon owners can double as cheerleaders to develop an unstoppable salon team. From the moment they are hired, it’s your job to give team members the tools they need to excel and prosper.
Keywords: coaching finding/retaining staff owner issues team-building
January 1, 2006
Millie Haynam explains the hows and whys of educational retreats, which are designed to educate, motivate, and foster team unity.
Keywords: owner issues team-building
October 1, 2005
Need a good reason to get more business education? Salon owner Millie Haynam highlights the importance of not just relying on your technical prowess. From marketing and money management to people skills and PR, business skills are vital to making your salon a success.
Keywords: continuing education marketing/promotions networking owner issues retailing