April 16, 2014
Want to open a salon with a family member or bestie? Great! But first make sure you are fully prepared, from both legal and emotional standpoints.
July 24, 2013
Sisters Ginny and Donne Geer have long been fascinated with nail polish and nail art. They credit their mom with giving them early nail inspiration (even though they strayed from her traditional reds and pinks).
November 1, 2000
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May 1, 1995
Mom loves working with the older clients, daughter handles the business end.
March 1, 1994
Job stability, flexible hours, and the opportunity to share family values and long-range goals motivate many families to work together.
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