July 21, 2014
This week I have been doing some extra training aside from nails. Here in the U.K., it’s expected that nail salons provide beauty and tanning services too. You’ve got to be a triple threat!
July 14, 2014
Six students earned medals in the nail care category of this annual trade competition.
July 14, 2014
You may recall that I was worrying about working on clients last week. Well, it turns out that real, live clients caused me a couple of headaches in week two.
July 7, 2014
Although it can be a daunting task to keep students excited and productive while in nail school, there are things instructors can do to help their students keep moving forward.
June 27, 2014
As one of the beauty and wellness industry’s top resources for professional training since 1927, Milady continues to aid beauty professionals by re-launching their professional learning site, the new and improved MiladyPro.com.
June 25, 2014
June 11, 2014
We asked some of you about your work/life balance. About how much time do you spend weekly working on your daily classroom presentations during your off-hours? How do you balance that time with your personal life? Here are the answers.
June 9, 2014
This annual guide helps students and recent grads transition from school to the real world. Order free copies to hand out to your students and access the digital version online for free.
April 28, 2014
How do you help students choose the right salon to work in after graduating from nail school? At Chicago Nail School, we assign a salon visiting project.
April 28, 2014
March 28, 2014
We asked nail techs, students, and instructors, what would you improve/change about nail schools?
November 19, 2013
More than 60 beauty professionals recently attended two days of training in Brazil to indulge their love for Cuccio’s polish and Veneer lines.
November 4, 2013
An out-of-class experience can enhance your students' excitement about their beauty career. From attending a tradeshow to shopping the local beauty supply, here are some places to start.
October 28, 2013
With required school hours varying across the country, and some states requiring less than 100 hours to graduate from a nail program, we asked a cross-section of the nail industry — from school instructors to salon owners to veteran nail techs — a timely question: For newly licensed nail techs, what is more important initially in building your business: top-notch technical skills or top-notch people skills? Why?
September 11, 2013
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