April 10, 2015
Just because Maggie isn’t with a client doesn’t mean she’s not working.
Keywords: salon management time management
March 30, 2015
The owner of Va-Va Varnish Salon in San Diego, Calif., nail tech Elizabeth Morris has started a free consulting/advice podcast for nail techs called The Nail Hub.
Keywords: Podcast salon management
October 1, 2004
Where do you buy your products and supplies and why? We posed this question to salon owners, employees, and booth renters to get a feel for the buying habits of nail professionals.
Keywords: product buying salon management
March 1, 2003
Keeping employees inspired is one of the most important things you can do to drive sales and create a good work atmosphere. Keep the following suggestions in mind when dealing with your staff — and make sure you’re keeping them happy.
Keywords: salon management staff management
May 1, 2002
Have you ever felt like your salon is running you instead of the other way around? You can change things and create a positive, nurturing work environment where your employees are more than willing to follow your lead.
Keywords: salon management salon ownership staff management
February 1, 2000
For the month of February, we highlight four different partnerships within the nail industry and what makes them work.
Keywords: partnership salon management Valentine's Day nail art
August 1, 1999
Experience is the hardest teacher, but one of the wisest. So why not take advantage of others’ hard-earned advice when you have the opportunity? We asked several industry consultants what the most common mistakes are that salon owners make, and how our readers could avoid them.
Keywords: business plans finding/retaining staff policies and procedures raising prices salon management
August 1, 1997
From nails-only to full-service, Salon De Nouveau has enjoyed double-digit business growth for the past several years. Owner Cindy Fairchild and her staff are no slackers when it comes to personal growth either.
Keywords: adding new services adding skin care Arizona finding/retaining staff incentive structures
March 1, 1996
Whether you take Pucci Salon and Day Spa’s slogan, “The Salon of Choice,” to mean a salon with many choices, or the salon to choose, you’d be right. Between the salon’s full menu of services and owner Debra Capaldi’s unflagging dedication, Pucci is the place.
Keywords: keeping your business competitive profiles salon management salon profiles
June 1, 1991
Automating can be scary, but with these hints you can be master of the machine.
Keywords: computer systems organization salon management